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My “Why JMF?”: To build more compassionate advocates of all through our youth

Board member Eric Schommer shares his “Why JMF?” with his years of involvement with the Foundation as a partner school principal, JMFamily Advocacy panelist, and so much more.

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Speaker Series: Zak on Autism Awareness

Did you know April 2nd is Autism Awareness Day? In honor of the occasion, disABILITY Awareness speaker Zak Kauffeld shares his story about his experience living with Autism and as a speaker for JMF.

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Speaker Series: The Clark Family on Down Syndrome Awareness

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 you.

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BFG Round 3 Update: Relationships and an Invitation

JMF has moved into the Engaged Eight Round of Brackets for Good. We’re reviewing our game tape and are so thrilled to have your support.

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Featured Stories: Junior Board

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.

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BFG Update: Let’s go, Team JMF!

Curious about how JMF fared in the first round of Brackets for Good? Excited to find out what’s next? Read on to see how you can help serve children of all abilities through this competitive giving tournament.

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My “Why JMF?”: To spread empathy and love for our fellow human beings

“Why JMF?” looks different for every individual. This summer, JMF intern, Aubrey Wiest, was especially instrumental in composing Love Remains resource pieces. Take a look at her “Why JMF?”

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Score points with JMF in Brackets for Good 2017

Lace up your sneakers for JMFinBFG17. The online, bracket-style fundraising tournament tips off Friday, February 24th at 8:00 PM.

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In a world where you can be anything, be kind

Random Acts of Kindness Week is celebrated from February 12th through February 18th this year, and Random Acts of Kindness Day falls on Friday, February 17th.

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A Letter to School Counselors

Jen Money-Brady, HOPE Director, knows from first-hand experience the beauty and trials of being a school counselor. Read her letter to fellow counselors about how instrumental their impact is to students of all abilities.

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