When folks talk about “cutting entitlements,” they’re talking about real consequences for people like Kira. In this video from The Arc of North Carolina, Kira tells her story, explaining how important Social Security programs are— how they serve as a lifeline to her and many others. “When lawmakers are thinking about whether to cut SSDI benefits I would like them to picture my face.”
Volunteers for The Arc Carroll County were very busy Tuesday night at what they called their “gift wrapping party” for items that will be distributed to clients who attend their two holiday parties later this week.
The reason they were so busy was that they had many more presents to wrap than they were expecting this year — largely due to a flood of donations and gifts that have been received by the Arc since roughly a month ago…
Employees with the Arc had a donation goal of $3,500 to pay for gifts to be distributed at the two parties. As of Tuesday night, the Arc had received $8,863 — more than double the goal.
Way to go Carroll County! Read the full article.
Photo via Carroll County Times.
The lights were bright and music loud for a very, merry Christmas at the Arc of Southeast Mississippi Sunday night.
"I’m very happy to be on stage with my friends," said Arc Showstoppers performer Michelle Ratcliff. "I love them very much."
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Local station NBC4 highlighted The Arc of Prince George’s County on the first day of their ‘12 Days of Giving’ segment for the holidays.
Great photo of our payloader chariot in yesterday’s Holiday Dazzle Light parade! Donny the Duck and his helper Elf had a great time! Thanks to Sharon Korsu and Creative Images 4, Professional Photography Studio for sharing this great photo!
Photo Sharon Korsu ©2013
The Arc of the Capital Area has so much to be thankful for this holiday season. We are thankful for the ability to provide services to our clients and their families, and we are thankful for your gracious support that has enabled us to do so.
We would like to share “The True Meaning of The Arc.” This video is a loving look into why we do what we do.
Via The Arc of the Capital Area (TX).