"Your life and mine shall be valued not by what we take... but by what we give." Those words, spoken by Easter Seals' founder Edgar Allen over 90 years ago, began a movement. Today, we're thankful to you for being a part of that movement. With over 50 million Americans living with disabilities, our work is far from complete. We encourage you to help us call attention to the experience of people with disabilities, and to raise awareness of and advocate for the services they need to live, learn, work and play in their communities.
In the spotlight
Through the staff, respite and camp services provided at Camp Sunnyside, Blake has gained social skills and independence.
“We can drop him off and we don’t worry. We come back and pick up a tired, happy boy. He’s always ready to come back for more,” Margie says.
Blake says his favorite part of camp is the staff, because “they rock!”