No matter where in the world we live, people with disabilities face extreme social, political, and economic issues with isolation despite anti-discrimination laws.
With the COVID-19 crisis, Authentic Caribbean Foundation has transformed the lives of the Caribbean American and Caribbean children impacted by disabilities, HIV/AIDS and their caregivers through health and educational support.
Authentic Caribbean Foundation support our special needs kids through these programs:
Learning Disability provides Back to School supplies for learning and helps facilitate a comprehensive evaluation of these children ages 2 to 15 years old to ensure their cognitive, academic, and social development.
Kids 4 Arts is a project that helps in preserving the rich Caribbean folkloric arts and culture. Pickney Time Story Time has designed and developed an age appropriate, culturally sensitive after school program for children 2-5 & 6- 12 years old. Children with Caribbean American Heritage and Children with Intellectual, Developmental and Physical Disabilities and all interested Children, Parents and Caregivers
Pediatric Disability Equipment Supplies program which medical equipment and supplies are made available to families in the Diaspora and the Caribbean who are unable to obtain the equipment and supplies necessary for the care of their children with disabilities.
Our three core programs are community gatherings and peer mentorship. We need your support to launch and sustain our programs for the next few years! Only $30,000 is needed to keep these programs running for an entire year! Donations will go towards our programs, administrative expenses, and shipping of items needed for these kids for an entire year. Authentic Caribbean Foundation is transparent with all donations and our accountability is a hallmark of the organization.
Thank you for your support and Donate!