Almost 200M steps taken for people with disabilities
The STEPtember Challenge is quickly coming to a close with just more than one week to go. Thousands of participants have logged almost 200 MILLION steps to help raise money and awareness for people with disabilities. Even if you didn't register to take the challenge, you still have a chance to step up by donating to UCP's national team today.
UCP and Student Veterans of America launch event series
UCP and the Student Veterans of America kick off "Engage: A Diverse Event Series" on Sept. 24 to engage youth and young adults with disabilities from ages 14-26 and veterans under the age of 35 in networking and learning about financial management, adaptive sports and disability and military history. The series of four events held at the National Youth Transitions Center in Washington, D.C., and the Smithsonian American History Museum will run through December. Visit the Voices of UCP blog for more.
United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) educates, advocates and provides support services to
ensure a life without limits for people with a spectrum of disabilities. Together
with nearly 100 affiliates, UCP has a mission to advance the independence,
productivity and full citizenship of people disabilities by supporting more than
176,000 children and adults every day—one person at a time, one family at a time.
UCP works to enact real change—to revolutionize care, raise standards of living
and create opportunities—impacting the lives of millions living with disabilities.
For more than 60 years, UCP has worked to ensure the inclusion of individuals with
disabilities in every facet of society. Together, with parents and caregivers,
UCP will continue to push for the social, legal and technological changes that
increase accessibility and independence, allowing people with disabilities to
dream their own dreams, for the next 60 years, and beyond. For more information,
United Cerebral Palsy
1825 K Street NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20006
1.800.872.5827 / 202.776.0406
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