The Danielle DeMarzo Foundation offers 8 Educational Scholarships pre year to individuals affected by growth related disorders and/or learning, mental or physical disabilities.
Applicants are awarded twice a year during the winter
and summer sessions. Winter Applications must be
received by November 1. Summer Applications must
be received by May 31.
All Applicants must submit a completed application with supporting documentation of growth related disorder and/or special needs. Applicant must provide proof of acceptance and enrollment in a vocational or college program.
The Danielle DeMarzo Foundation scholarship qualification criteria
has also be posted with local high school BRACE advisors and other non-profit organizations that cater to individuals with growth related disorders and special needs.
All Applicants must submit a completed application with supporting
documentation of growth related disorder and/or special needs, and
proof of acceptance/enrollment in a vocational or college program.
The Danielle DeMarzo Foundation, Inc. Financial Assistance Program is designed to help families with the financial burdens of raising a special needs child. Money is given on an as needed basis and must meet financial hardship qualifications. Eligibility will be ongoing on funds available for the calendar year. This program has helped families with a range of assistance from burial expenses to medical bills.
Give A Lift
Give A Lift is a Danielle DeMarzo Foundation program designed to raise money for a specific cause. The Foundation implemented this program in February 2005. This program utilizes volunteers and local businesses within the community while creating public awareness for the targeted cause.
Must be received by November 1.
Must be received by May 31.
DDF sponsors educational and social activities that cater to children with special needs.
Sponsored activities like DDF family outings, group functions and educational meetings help affected individuals, their friends and their families.
Emotional support from people who understand. Friendships from people you meet.