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National Disability Institute Celebrates Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day 2023

By Al Milioto / 2023-01-26
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National Disability Institute Celebrates Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day 2023

The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) can be a pathway out of poverty for millions of American taxpayers, yet one in five taxpayers who qualify for the credit do not claim it.

Help National Disability Institute (NDI) celebrate Earned

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Best Buddies holds 24th annual gala in Miami, supermodel Cindy Crawford awarded ‘Spirit of Friendship’

By Drew Heinrich / 2022-11-21
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MIAMI (WSVN) – It was a night of celebration in Miami for the non-profit organization Best Buddies.

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Miami Beach Best Buddies Challenge raises money for people facing intellectual, developmental disabilities

By Drew Heinrich / 2022-11-21
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MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) – A non-profit organization brought love to Miami Beach with a huge fundraiser.

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Best Buddies International To Host Its Best Buddies Challenge: Miami And 24th Annual Best Buddies Gala: Miami Benefiting Individuals With Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

By Drew Heinrich / 2022-11-17
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Gala will Celebrate Best Buddies International’s Programs in Qatar and Honor Best Buddies Global Ambassador Cindy Crawford with the 2022 ‘Spirit of

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National Disability Institute Receives $4 Million Gift from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

By Kathy Brannigan / 2022-11-16
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National Disability Institute (NDI), the nation’s only nonprofit dedicated solely to the financial empowerment of people with disabilities, announced today that it received a $4 million gift from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott. The gift is the

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Spread the word about National Disability Employment Awareness Month to help build a more equitable and inclusive workforce

By Al Milioto / 2022-09-29
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“Workplaces welcoming of the talents of all people, including people with disabilities, are a critical part of our efforts to build an inclusive community and strong economy…” – Proclamation recognizing and commemorating the 77th anniversary of National Disability Employment Awareness Month.

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). This

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National Preparedness Month: Prepare for disasters to create a lasting legacy for you and your family

By Al Milioto / 2022-09-28
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September is National Preparedness Month, which raises awareness about the importance of being ready for disasters and potential emergencies and the resources available to help. This year, Ready.gov, an official website of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), reminds all that lives built are worth protecting and that

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Best Buddies International Statement On The Best Buddies Racing Team

By Drew Heinrich / 2022-09-20
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MIAMI, September 20, 2022 – Best Buddies International, a nonprofit founded in 1989 by Anthony K. Shriver

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A Labor Day Message from Thomas Foley, National Disability Institute Executive Director

By Katie Auchenbach / 2022-09-02
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As we celebrate the Labor Day holiday weekend, there is good news to report: Disability employment is at its highest in decades.

According to the Kessler Foundation’s nTide report, June’s employment-to-population ratio for people with

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Inaccessibility at Anime Expo

By Leah Ilana Craig / 2022-07-29
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