Rising Stars
Success Stories

“THERE’S NO STOPPING ME NOW”
CAREER DEVELOPMENT AND JOB
PLACEMENT PROGRAM

“OVERCOMING THE IMPOSSIBLE”
“DREAMS OF HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA COME TRUE”
LIFE, EDUCATION, TRAINING, SKILLS

“A FAMILY MEMBERS PERSPECTIVE”
RESPITE CARE

“THE VALUABLE LESSON LEARNED”
CAREER DEVELOPMENT AND
JOB PLACEMENT PROGRAM

“A TIME TO RECHARGE”
WEEKEND RETREATS AND SUMMER CAMP

 

 



Your donation to the Rising Stars of The Arc Mid-South will help us provide the programs and services needed to help individuals with disabilities realize their full potential. By learning the educational, life, and job skills needed to gain employment, our students are empowered to seize the opportunity to become self-sufficient, productive citizens of the community.

$10.00

$10 will provide 1 hour of job coaching (most students will need between 24 - 160 hours of on-the-job personal job coaching to be successful)
$18.00


$18 will provide life skills curriculum for 1 student for one 16 week session

$35.00

$35 will provide a one month bus pass so the student/new employee can get to work or class and home
$55.00

$55 will provide one "Congratulations! You got a JOB!" gift box with essential items for the 1st day on a new job (alarm clock, day planner, personal hygiene items, restaurant certificates for breakfast/lunch, etc.)
$55.00

$55 will provide PAES (Practical Assessment Exploration System) Lab supplies. This life skills class includes training in home economics (how and what to cook, setting up a home budget, simple sewing projects), office administration (answering the phones, data entry, filing, how to clock-in), etc.
$100.00

$100 will provide initial uniform or other clothes for work for a new employee
$145.00

$145 will provide 20 hours salary for teaching assistant
$175.00

$175 will provide 5 hours of job readiness training

Other ways of donating

DONATE BY CHEQUE

Please download our printable donation form and return with your cheque payable to A Rising Star The Arc Mid-South, 3485 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN 38111.

DONATE BY PHONE

Call on 901-327-2473. We are always pleased to take credit/debit card donations over the phone between 8am and 5pm Monday to Friday.

DONATE BY
REGULAR MONTHLY DONATIONS


Click here for printable form

Your donation today will help an individual with a disability achieve a life goal.
Thank you!

 

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