The Julia Anne Kirsch Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, is dedicated to improving the lives of those with significant developmental disabilities and their families. The Foundation honors the memory of a very special girl, Julia Anne Kirsch, who had multiple disabilities and faced many medical challenges. It was through Julia that her parents, Teri and Cliff, became aware of the real challenges and barriers that the disabled and their families face every day of their lives. It was also through Julia that they learned of the special potential each individual holds and that they and their families can lead a full and happy life.
We held a garage and bake sale fundraiser to raise money for an adapted bike for a boy with special needs. Both the weather and the turnout was wonderful. We are so appreciative of all the people who stopped by, donated items and baked goods. . . .
Thanks so much to the National Junior Honor Society for holding a raffle fundraiser to benefit the Foundation. The raffle was held during the Glen Rock Middle School's Fiddler on the Roof musical production and was highly successful. . . .
The Foundation is proud to have granted Elwyn New Jersey’s ADAPT program with 8 Ipads. The ADAPT program participants, many of whom have limited mobility, are using the devices’ touch screen to complete tasks they are unable to perform independently. In addition, the IPADs technology is being . . .
The Foundation provided a grant to Shuhd, an 11 year old girl, for the purchase of a portable suction machine. So glad we could help Shuhd by giving her this machine to allow her to leave her home safely. Jaden, an 8 year old boy, received a grant from the Foundation for the purchase of a . . .