We are excited to continue our partnership with ABLE United for a second year to help ensure that all individuals within the disability community have the opportunity to save for A Better Life Experience.
The Able Trust has helped to put thousands of individuals with disabilities to work and supports employment-related efforts in all counties of Florida.
Theresa Colandero, a senior at Olympic Heights in Boca Raton and a member of her Best Buddies Chapter, shared her college essay with us.
“Since joining Best Buddies, I am happier than I have ever been!”
Since joining Best Buddies, Ryan has participated in Ambassador Trainings, gone to two Leadership Conferences, and is a Buddy Director…
“Life before Best Buddies was not as exciting as it is now.”
Every summer, the Best Buddies Leadership Conference (BBLC) is held in Indiana for all of our middle school, high school and college chapter leaders with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Students from all over the world come together to learn how to become advocates in their schools and […]
“Hello, my name is Charlie Heckman and I am a buddy director and ambassador for Best Buddies Jacksonville. I’m going to be a sophomore at Ponte Vedra High School this August. Before Best Buddies popped into my life, I lived in the city of Chicago where I was born and […]
“I made life-long friendships, interviewed Anthony Shriver, and made a difference.” Felipe Deupi, Chapter President of Best Buddies at Riviera Preparatory School in Miami kicked off his year at Best Buddies Leadership Conference in Indiana, and it has only grown from there. Felipe documented his experience at the conference through […]
How do you like working at Med-Care? I think it’s a very nice atmosphere to work in with lots of nice people. The people working at Med-Care really understand each other. What are your work responsibilities? I take the bus to work each day and clock in at 8am. I […]