AECDC Receives Special Award from Karma Foundation
On September 20, 2016, the AECDC was one of 20 organizations honored by the Karma Foundation as part of their "20 for 20 Awards," celebrating their 20 years of supporting services for infants, sick children, the homeless, victims of domestic violence and veterans, and covering basic needs, literacy, mental health, legal, and artistic programs. Each...
BWAY Corporation Thanks AECDC for Assisting an Employee
Because we were so helpful to one of their staff dealing with a premature birth, BWAY (a manufacturer of metal and plastic packaging for a wide variety of needs) decided to make us one of the two beneficiaries of their charitable giving fund-raiser. Many thanks to BWAY and their caring and generous staff! Adam Cohen, AECDC Program Assistant,...
Wheelchair Helps a Family Financially and Emotionally
Recently we were contacted by a social worker at a local hospital. The worker was concerned about a young woman who has had numerous complications with Type 1 Diabetes throughout her life. In the past year, she had had more than a dozen emergency room visits and hospitalizations. Completely dependent on her parents, this young woman had become...