From United Cerebral Palsy of Metro Detroit:
United Cerebral Palsy of Metro Detroit Announces Challenge Grant Award from Art Van
QuickRamps for Kids !!!
Southfield, MI - July 31, 2009 -
United Cerebral Palsy of Metro Detroit has been approved a grant of $15,000 to support the QuickRamps for Kids program. The purpose of the Art Van Grants is to support programs serving children as well as health and human services through out Michigan.
More than 550 applications were submitted.
On Monday, August 3, 2009 a press conference will be held at Art Van Furniture and United Cerebral Palsy will be represented.
About United Cerebral Palsy of Metro Detroit
The mission of UCP/Detroit is to advance the independence of all people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities while supporting their right to self-determination and inclusion through programs that focus on person centered advocacy, employment, assistive technology and independence (adopted 7/21/09).
Founded in 1949 as United Cerebral Palsy Association of Metropolitan Detroit, Inc. UCP/Detroit is one 105 independent, state and local non-profit affiliates of United Cerebral Palsy Associations. UCP/Detroit is Southeast Michigan's source for information, referral and service for individuals with disabilities, their families and friends. We work to advance the independence of ALL people with any physical, mental or emotional limitation that society calls a "disability" and to secure their right to self-determination and inclusion.