The Children's Dream Fund was founded in 1981 with the single purpose of fulfilling dreams for children ages 3-18 who have been diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. Referrals are received from several hospitals on Florida's west coast.
The Darrell Gwynn Foundation is dedicated to supporting people with paralysis by giving the gift of mobility and assisting patients recovering from spinal cord injuries. They have both a Wheelchair Donation Program and a Patient Assistance Fund.
Their vision is to alleviate the financial hardship of raising special needs children of all ages in Marion County, Florida by providing funding for alternative therapies and assistive technologies not covered by insurance.
The Richard Bashaw Grant offers a grant for any type of program that is of special interest to the autistic applicant. We will take applications throughout the regular calendar year (Jan.-Dec.), issuing up to but not to exceed $5,000 per year for all applicants combined. Grants will awarded within ten (10) days of Adonis receiving the completed application. To be eligible, the applicant must be age 16 or older who has autism, lives in Lee, Charlotte, Collier, Henry or Glades counties in Florida, and who is applying for a program not currently covered under any government assistance programs.
Established in 1999 by the Board of Directors of the Brain Tumor Foundation for Children to provide financial assistance to needy families of children and young adults with brain and spinal cord tumors for items not covered by other means. Social workers or appropriate medical personnel from partnering hospitals in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, South Carolina, and Tennessee.
Awards grants to developmentally disabled individuals and the organizations that support them for medical services and equipment. Must reside in the following states: California, Florida, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusettes, Ohio, and Wyoming.
Helps kids gain mobility, confidence, freedom, independence and the chance to join in the life of the community by providing funding for walkers, wheelchairs, specially designed adaptive bikes, strollers, prosthetic limbs and other devices to families with the most need.
Provides "special wishes" for children with life-threatening or terminal illnesses. Children must be three through seventeen years old and reside in Alabama, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.