Jim Allsup, Chairman, Founder, and CEO
Allsup Celebrates 400,000 Customers Approved For Social Security Disability Insurance Benefits
July 17, 2024 09:05 ET | Allsup
Belleville, Illinois, July 17, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Allsup, the nation’s premier disability representation company, announced today that it’s celebrating 400,000 successfully approved customers...
CSX Earns Top Disability Equality Index® Score, Named "Best Place to Work" for Sixth-Straight Year
July 16, 2024 12:30 ET | CSX Corporation
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., July 16, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSX Corp. (NASDAQ: CSX) was named one of America’s best places to work by the Disability Equality Index® for the sixth-straight year, earning a...
Sandy Wolf & Be Beautiful Be Yourself Dance Program students
Global Down Syndrome Foundation Receives Transformative Gift from Long-Time Benefactor Sandy Wolf and The Melvin & Elaine Wolf Foundation to Support Inspirational Dancers with Down Syndrome
June 18, 2024 11:52 ET | Global Down Syndrome Foundation
Denver, June 18, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Down Syndrome Foundation (GLOBAL) announced today that it has received a transformative gift from their long-time benefactor and generous...
Photos courtesy of Global Down Syndrome Foundation & Jack's Basket
Jack’s Basket and Global Down Syndrome Foundation Collaboration To Provide More Resources to Families in the US and Around the World
June 06, 2024 12:02 ET | Global Down Syndrome Foundation
Denver, CO and Arden Hills, Minn., June 06, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today the Global Down Syndrome Foundation (GLOBAL) and Jack’s Basket announced a collaboration that will provide more resources...
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Federal report examines prenatal interventions through lens of people with disabilities whose lives are directly affected
June 05, 2024 14:05 ET | National Council on Disability
WASHINGTON, June 05, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the National Council on Disability (NCD) released a first-of-its-kind federal report in which people with certain genetic and heritable...
A hub of revitilization
Joni and Friends announces first domestic Joni’s House in East St. Louis
May 16, 2024 19:45 ET | Joni and Friends
East St. Louis, Illinois, May 16, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Caring for a loved one with a disability can be a full-time job, and family caregivers require a break from the daily grind. But if you...
Joni Eareckson Tada to receive inaugural legacy award
Quadriplegic disability advocate Joni Eareckson Tada to be honored at the 2024 Global Leadership Summit
May 16, 2024 08:00 ET | Joni and Friends
Oak Brook, Illinois, May 16, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a special public appearance, Christian speaker and disability rights advocate Joni Eareckson Tada will take the stage at the 30th annual...
GLOBAL's Quincy Jones Exceptional Advocacy Awardees
GLOBAL Raises $400,000 at their AcceptAbility Gala as Celebrities & Congress Step Out for People with Down Syndrome
May 10, 2024 17:35 ET | Global Down Syndrome Foundation
Washington, DC, May 10, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Last night the Global Down Syndrome Foundation (GLOBAL) held its sixth annual AcceptAbility Gala, DC’s largest fundraiser for people with Down...
AFB Releases Phase 2 Study of Barriers to Digital Inclusion
May 10, 2024 12:39 ET | American Foundation for the Blind
AFB Researchers uncover further barriers to digital inclusion for blind and low vision.
A pediatric wheelchair for all environments
Joni and Friends debuts the Cub wheelchair to better serve pediatric chair users
May 02, 2024 10:09 ET | Joni and Friends
Agoura Hills, CA, May 02, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When Joni and Friends distributes wheelchairs in low-resource countries, people with disabilities arrive being pushed in wheelbarrows, dragged on...