The Joseph Maley Foundation
Serving children of all abilities
The Joseph Maley Foundation encompasses five programs that serve the whole child and those who directly affect the child, including family, friends, educators, professionals, and community leaders.
Our five programs include disability and mental health awareness, leadership and service-learning opportunities, and adaptive and inclusive athletics. For more information about all of our offerings, please visit our programs page.
JMFitness is so fun! I like that I can be involved in lots of activities and get around. My favorite activity is basketball.Miana, Age 6
JMF is important to me because it represents equality and acceptance for everyone.Nicholas Sowinski, JMF Junior Board
JMF is a wonderful resource for our schools, specifically what they can provide in the area of awareness.Mary McCoy, Assistant Superintendent Archdiocese Indianapolis
Our disABILITY Awareness Program utilizes the talents and voices of multiple speakers to spread awareness and acceptance of all to our local community. To celebrate Disability Awareness Month, we’ve interviewed another one of our speakers, Mark Dresen. Mark works for Eli Lilly, and speaks for the Joseph Maley Foundation…...
For our second disABILITY Awareness themed blog post of the month, we’d like to introduce Ayden Jent. Ayden speaks for the Joseph Maley disABILITY Awareness program, and is a 2016 Rio U.S. Paralympian. In this weeks blog, Ayden shares how he came to find the Joseph Maley Foundation, and why…...
To celebrate Disability Awareness Month, the Joseph Maley Foundation would like to highlight just a portion of the impact that our disABILITY Awareness Program is making on the youth of central Indiana. For this first blog of the month, we interviewed Eric Schommer, principal at St. Monica Catholic School. Since…...