Stephanie Lopez

Hi there! My name is Stephanie Lopez, and I’m a military spouse, mom of two, and a Teacher of the Deaf/Hard of Hearing. I am so excited and thrilled to…

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Paxton Moynihan

Hi, my name is Paxton. I’m 38 years old and live in CT. For 10 years, I lived with my amazing best friend and service dog, Weezie. Weezie helped me…

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Gina Colorio

Hi, I’m Gina! By the time I was 18, I had profound deafness in my left ear. My hearing loss continued to increase over the course of my life, and…

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NEADS Matching Funds

NEADS is committed to helping each client reach their fundraising goal. We employ many methods to make this happen, one of which is offering matching funds days solely to clients.…

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Civic Organizations

Many clients run into an after-the-holidays fundraising slump this time of year. Clients and donors are often worn out which makes January a slow month for donations. While this can…

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QR Codes

As a client fundraiser, you spend a lot of time trying to direct people to your NEADS fundraising page. A way to make this easier is by creating a QR…

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Fundraising Letters

Fundraising letters can help you reach a  large number of potential donors, and they are a great opportunity to tell your story and connect with your prospective donors. The key…

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Michelle LaGrave

I grew up in Connecticut an active child. By the time I was in my early 40s, though, all that began to change.  I suddenly went from easily marching a…

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Shulamit Dove

Welcome to my fundraising page and thank you for taking the time to read my story. At 1 month old, I contracted meningitis and as a result, lost hearing in…

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Christine Schneider

Hi, I’m Christine! I had meningitis as a child which resulted in total loss of hearing in my left ear, and partial  loss in right ear. I’ve also been recently…

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Donations as Gifts

Each holiday season, NEADS receives donations from people who donate as a gift in honor of someone special. The honoree receives a holiday card from NEADS along with a notification…

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