THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR GENEROUS DONORS WHO HELPED US REACH AND SURPASS OUR GOAL!
The #FUNDAID20 donation opportunity will stay open until Sunday at Midnight.
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AID #FUNDAID20 FUND-A-NEEDS:
An important investment in enhancing the lives of individuals in our communities. We encourage you to give at any level, but below are a few examples of what your donation can accomplish.
Comprehensive nutrition education program/food storage and distribution initiative:
$100 donation will provide basic food staples, cooking and baking supplies and cleaning/disinfecting materials for nutrition initiative and food distribution program. This support will help improve nutrition and health literacy.
$250 donation will provide cookware and small appliances.
Long-Term COVID Response:
$500 donation will provide ongoing COVID-19 relief for clients who have struggled to pay rent, mortgage and utilities due to job loss, reduced working hours or resignation due to health and safety concerns. This support will help clients keep their homes and preserve their independence.
Since 1961, The Association for Individual Development (AID) has served individuals with developmental, intellectual, physical and/or mental health challenges, those who have suffered a trauma and those at risk. Vital, life-enriching services that promote the highest level of independence and community immersion include: autism programs; permanent supportive housing; in-home support; developmental and vocational training; job placement and on-the-job coaching services; crisis intervention; victims services; mental health treatment; behavioral intervention; health and wellness; community education; and advocacy.
Operating in the greater Fox Valley area and other western suburban counties, AID is a leading provider of services that address the unique needs of individuals throughout every stage of their lives.
Serving over 4,500 children and adults, AID operates community day centers in Elgin, Aurora, Batavia and Yorkville; mental health outpatient clinics throughout the Fox Valley; supports over 500 individuals living in their own apartments; and more than 200 individuals in group homes scattered throughout the greater Fox Valley. AID also administers the Ride in Kane paratransit program in partnership with RTA, Pace, Kane County, and local municipalities and social service agencies.
AID Mission: To empower people with physical, developmental, intellectual and mental health challenges to enjoy lives of dignity and purpose
AID Vision: Recognized leader providing best quality outcomes for individuals served in areas of housing, employment, community integration, health promotion, recovery and crisis prevention