NEWS AND PRESS RELEASES

CALL TO ACTION: Heroes Act

May 14, 2020

  CALL TO ACTION: Heroes Act  Talking Points and Message to Federal Representatives on COVID-19 Package 4    While Congress has appropriated trillions of dollars through the passage of several bills to address the economic devastation caused the COVID-19 pandemic, they have not adequately addressed the needs of people with disabilities, their families, caretakers, and direct […]

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NEW DATES ANNOUNCED FOR FOUNDATION EVENTS

April 24, 2020

The Arc of Onondaga Foundation is pleased to announce new dates for their annual events; the Achievement Awards Dinner and Pasta for a Purpose.  Both events were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and both have been rescheduled and will still take place in 2020. The Foundation’s signature event, the Achievement Awards Dinner, will take […]

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UPDATE: Community Foundation Awards Almost $35,000 to Arc through COVID-19 Grants

April 23, 2020

The CNYCF, in partnership with other area giving organizations, recently established the COVID-19 Community Support Fund to help support nonprofit organizations working with communities who are disproportionately impacted by economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic. > The fund, designed to rapidly deploy flexible resources in the form of one-time operating grants on a rolling basis to […]

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WE ARE ESSENTIAL AND WE NEED YOUR HELP

March 31, 2020

As the world continues to change, react, and respond to the COVID-19 crisis, as a provider of essential services, Arc of Onondaga continues to support people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. While we have had to make many changes to safeguard their health, supporting people to live full, inclusive lives is still job #1 for […]

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New Visitation Policy Effective Immediately

March 19, 2020

OPWDD has mandated that all visits to community residences are now suspended, except when medically or clinically necessary (ie: visitor is essential to the care of a resident). If you need to contact someone, please call the site and we will answer and help accordingly. Thank you.

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Please support our Annual Appeal!

November 26, 2019

Our annual fundraising initiative makes it possible for the Arc of Onondaga Foundation to award grants for projects and services in which there is no traditional funding, helping to make a lasting and positive impact upon the people we support! This year, we’re very proud to feature the story of the Andrew Lee and his […]

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Wings for All huge success! Check out what the media had to say!

October 3, 2019

Thank you to all who helped make Wings for All possible in Central New York!  Click on the links below to learn about this amazing program and the many families it helps! Syracuse.com Spectrum News Wings for All will be back next year!  Stay tuned for 2020 details! Click here for your What to Expect […]

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