Durham First In Families: Adele

Thank you to Durham First In Families for sharing this story. Adele is one of many individuals served by LUEWWD XI’s beneficiary organization. Please consider making a donation by voting for your favorite arm wrestler online or at the September 20th event. We’d love to see you there! Sign up to volunteer if you can!Adele_small

Adele enjoys swimming, reading, and playing at Camp Shelanu. Camp Shelanu at the Levin JCC offers inclusion services for children with developmental disabilities who may need support during camp.

Adele is a 13 year old girl with Autism, and summer camp allows Adele to spend time with her peers and provides respite for her parents.

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Contributions at any level will make a tangible impact:

·         $25 can provide a gas card to support a family with travel to costly medical appointments for their daughter with Down Syndrome

·         $50 can give school clothes and school supplies to a young girl with Autism

·         $100 can assist with a week of camp for a girl with a Traumatic Brain Injury

·         $250 can fund 25 hours of respite for the caregiver of a young woman with Cerebral Palsy

·         $500 can assist with a wheelchair repair for a woman with Spina Bifida

Come on out to LUEWWD XI: First in Fight happening on September 20th at Social Games and Brews  (1007 W. Main St., Durham, NC).