ACI would like to thank the NJ Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired's recent donation of new computer equipment and software! The donation included updated JAWS software, a desktop Enhanced Vision magnifier, a Dell desktop computer and an Apple iPad. The new equipment and software will allow us to expand our independent living skills services to those who are blind or vision impaired. Interested in learning how to use JAWS or any of our new equipment? ACI is available to provide one on one tutoring by appointment only. Contact Argenys Caba at 732-738-4388 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recently, ACI staff donated dozens of toy for the annual toy drive for Saint Peter's University Hospital's - Children's Hospital in New Brunswick. The toy drive was organized by the hospital's Saint Peter's Foundation. Pictured with ACI volunteer Al Gomez is Erin and Marie, Saint Peter's Foundation staff. Thank you to everyone who donated!
Thank you to everyone who contributed to our Alex and Ani fundraiser and purchased some of their awesome jewelry! ACI ended up raising over $250! We'd also like to thank the staff at the Red Bank store for their continuing hospitality!
ACI wishes to thank everyone for their recent donations to our Holiday Food Drive. The generous support from the local business and individuals has been overwhelming. Among the organizations and individuals who have donated were: NJ Division of Disability Services, Ernst and Young, The Woodbridge Township Food Bank Committee, JFK Medical Center - Patient Transportation and Hospitality Department, Guaranteed Rate Mortgage Company, Global Tax Management, Anthony Lanzanvo and Dan Davidson.
Thank you all! Your donations will help us meet the needs of people with disabilities and their families in our area.
We are asking local businesses to donate a gift card/certificate to be raffled off. This is a wonderful opportunity to advertise your business while supporting people with disabilities in Middlesex county. Your business will be advertised on our website and social media sites.
We look forward to having you participate in our fundraiser! For more information, please contact Argenys Caba at email@example.com or 732-738-4388.
Tickets for RISE of the Jack O' Lanterns are on sale NOW! If you order through the link below, you can save up to 50% off PLUS 10% of every ticket sale is donated to ACI! Perfect for the fast-approaching Halloween season!
Are you one of the people who…
Attended the NJ Disability Pride Parade with 700 others from across the state?
Learned how to dance with a nationally known dance group?
Got a job with our help?
Experienced an overnight emergency shelter simulation?
Joined us in a peaceful demonstration against Professor Peter Singer?
Participated in one of the many workshops and programs that ACI offers?
If so, you know that ACI offers many innovative programs free of charge, to people with disabilities and their families in Middlesex, Somerset and Union counties. Help us continue these programs by contributing to ACI’s Spring Fundraiser! The goal is to raise $50,000. Your contribution is a vital part of our continued programs. ACI is committed to the equality of all people with disabilities. Help us reach our goal by donating today!
ACI is a non-profit, community-based, grassroots organization that supports and promotes independent living and equality for people with disabilities. ACI’s 5 core services include Information and Referral, Advocacy, Peer Support, Transition and Independent Living Skills. Our other initiatives include: work readiness programs, activities promoting activism, health and wellness, emergency preparedness, recreation and our volunteer office skills program.