The Karen Gaffney
Foundation is a non profit organization that is dedicated to championing the journey to full
inclusion in families, schools, communities and the workplace for people with Down syndrome or other
developmental disabilities. Through a series of personal appearances, motivating speeches, video
tapes and resource materials Karen Gaffney, a young woman with Down syndrome, and others like her
Instill renewed hope for a full productive and inclusive life in the hearts and minds of
new parents of a child born with Down syndrome or other learning disability.
Motivate parents to
new thinking and positive action so they will begin immediately building the potential of their
child day by day;
Heighten awareness and raise expectations of students, counselors, educators
and those in the medical profession of the capabilities of children with Down syndrome to learn,
grow and contribute in an inclusive setting;
Promote community involvement and action for the
support of people with disabilities.
You can check out our December 2007 newsletter
The Karen Gaffney Foundation is a non-profit Foundation. We rely on grants and in-kind
donations to run our offices and complete new projects. If you are able, please help!
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Karen Gaffney Foundation
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