The Joseph Maley Foundation
Serving children of all abilities
JMF encompasses seven programs that serve the whole child and those who directly affect the child, including family, friends, educators, professionals, and community leaders.
Our seven 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
March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day as 3-21 signifies the uniqueness of the triplication (trisomy) of the 21st chromosome which causes Down syndrome. disABILITY Awareness speakers Sarah and Phil Clark share their story about Sarah’s countless abilities to students throughout central Indiana, and in this blog with all of…...
The JMF Junior Board acts as ambassadors for the Foundation’s mission to serve children of all abilities. Jacquie Baker, Junior Board member, describes her time with this group of dynamic high school students, and the impact the Joseph Maley Foundation has had on her life....