Facts & Stats You Should Know about Sickle Cell Disease (Plus Awareness Events)
September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month, designated by Congress to help focus attention on the need for research and treatment of sickle cell disease. Here's information you should know; plus upcoming events to support sickle cell awareness.
National Disability Voter Registration Week Starts September 13
National Disability Voter Registration Week aims to increase the political power of people with disabilities by sharing resources and getting folks registered to vote. In the last election, an estimated 38 million people with disabilities were eligible to vote, and NDVRW organizers want to continue to raise the disability voice and civic participation across the country in 2021 and beyond.
Blind Boys of Alabama's Ricky McKinnie & Other Talents Kick Off SHOWAbility's Virtual Inclusive Arts Masterclass Series
Top talents are taking arts to virtual platforms. To register for SHOWAbility's masterclasses -- to be held on August 29, September 26 and October 31 -- go to Eventbrite.
Here's Why You Should Eat More Ice Cream This June
To support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, do good and feel good by eating ice cream at Cold Stone Creamery to benefit Best Buddies International.