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Impact of Your Giving

To demonstrate the value of our donors' generous contributions, here are a few examples of how charitable gifts to The Arc of Somerset County can benefit children, adolescents, and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

$100 would provide

  • After school care for a student with a disability for one month, or

  • Transportation to the food bank to secure a week's work of nutritious meals for an impoverished family of four in our P.A.C.T. program, or

  • The fee for a Camp Jotoni camper to participate in community outing during Action Adventure Week, or

  • A job coach for an adult with disabilities for one day, or

  • Participation in the Monday "Come and Dance" program for one adult for one year.

$500 would provide

  • Part-time daycare for one month for a child with a disability, or

  • Three therapy sessions for a child with a disability, or

  • One week at Day Camp at Camp Jotoni for an adult or child with a disability, or

  • One year of "Kids Night Out" drop-off respite program for a child with a disability, or

  • Center-based personal and vocational support for an adult with a disability, or

  • A weekend vacation to the beach with staff supports for an adult with a disability.

$1,000 would provide

  • Preschool and before or after school care for one month, or

  • One two-week session of residential sleepover camp at Camp Jotoni, or

  • Respite for a family with a child who has significant disabilities with six months of the Saturday drop-off respite program, or

  • Membership to the local health club for a child with a disability, or

  • Computer and adaptive software programs for an individual with a developmental disability, or

  • Ten month of transactions services from academic life to working life for a graduating student with a disability.

Impact of Your Giving