Monthly Archives: August 2015

  • AADMD Conference

Special Hope Foundation’s Class of 2015

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In the spirit of Back-to-School season, the Special Hope Foundation […]

August 26th, 2015|Special Hope Blog|
  • D5-ADA-Banner-rev

D5 inspires foundations to view disability as diversity

How can we inspire foundations to be more inclusive in their grantmaking?

This is a question that we at the Special Hope Foundation ask ourselves a lot. Recently, we had the incredible opportunity to talk with Kelly Brown, the Executive Director of D5, a five-year coalition to advance philanthropy’s diversity, equity, and inclusion:


Why and […]

August 13th, 2015|Special Hope Blog|
  • Organ Transplant

Tim Shriver thanks the Special Hope Foundation at AADMD 2015

But that is not the only thing that happened at the AADMD Global Summit on Innovations is Health and IDD.

This unique, international conference on health and healthcare for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities was held in Los Angeles, CA July 27-29, 2015 and featured practitioners, researchers and providers from around the world. The conference also […]

August 8th, 2015|Special Hope Blog|