Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Fundraising Event in NY - Proceeds to Benefit People With Disabilities

Forward RISE, a nonprofit committed to the inclusion of people 
with disabilities, is sponsoring a fun afternoon of 
bowling at East Islip Lanes (NY). 
Check out our website at
Like us on Facebook at Forward Rise Facebook

WHEN:    May 17, 1 pm

WHERE:  East Islip Lanes                                                    

               117 East Main St.                 
               East Islip, NY 11730 
COST:     $25 for 2 games & shoe rental, lunch, 
               unlimited soda and coffee & dessert

There will also be a 50/50 raffle and the highest score wins a prize!

All proceeds will go towards workshops and events that 
promote the acceptance of people with disabilities.

Tickets are now on sale!!

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

New York Gets Inspired - Work Incentive For People With Disabilities Passes the Senate


Inspire NY is a tax incentive spearheaded by Senator David Carlucci (D) that encourages businesses to hire people with developmental disabilities. It just passed the Senate! This legislation helps thousands of New Yorkers gain a sense of belonging and inclusion in their own community. Businesses will receive up to $5,000 for hiring each full-time employee and up to $2,500 for hiring each part-time employee.

Follow Senator Carlucci on Facebook at