Language Learning Associates raffling 2 weeks of Camp or Therapy to benefit Zane’s Foundation, Inc.

Language Learning Associates is sponsoring a fundraiser for Zane’s Foundation, Inc.!  Raffle tickets can be purchased at any of the LLA locations in Fairlawn, Hudson or Medina for the following:

2 weeks of Language Learning Therapy Summer Camp of your choice valued at $550 to $700 – raffle tickets are $10 each or 2 for $16.00 or

1  hour of speech therapy or occupational therapy at LLA valued at $144 – $150 – raffle tickets are $3 each or 2 for $5.00

100% of profits of the raffle will be donated to Zane’s Foundation, Inc.  To make a purchase, just stop by an LLA location or call 330-867-2240.  Drawing will take place April 20, 2015.  For more complete details, take a gander at the flier below.  LLA Therapy is sponsoring a fundraiser for

April Community Meeting….FirstAid4Autism….Officer Mark Farrar, Akron Police Dept.

++++++++++ April 14, 2015 ++++++++++ 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. +++++++++

Officer Mark Farrar will bring to us an autism safety talk this month.  He will discuss many topics that could involve the police and how you can help your child or loved one with autism.  Included in this workshop will be the dangers of elopement and what to do to help to prevent this, things to consider if the police need to intervene on behalf of your child, recent cases in the news about those with autism committing crimes, autism and violence and much more.  You will not want to miss this opportunity.

Christ Community Chapel, 750 W. Streetsboro Rd., Rt. 303, Hudson, Lwr. Level, Rm. 11

Any questions, please contact the Zane’s Foundation Office at 330-677-9263 or email us at  Sorry, no childcare is provided.


Fundraiser at TGIFridays in Stow

Brown Mackie College SOTA (Student Occupational Therapy Assistants) Club will have a fundraiser for Zane’s Foundation at the local TGIFriday’s in Stow on Thursday, March 26, 2015.  Just bring in a copy of this flyer and present it to your server.  20% of your check will be donated to Zane’s Foundation!

DATE:  Thursday, March 26, 2015

TIME:  11 am – 12 am (dine in or carry out)

LOCATION:  4300 Lake Pointe Corp. Drive, Stow, Ohio, 44224 (330.920.1933)

TGIFridays-SOTA fundraiser

Grant received from Bath Volunteers For Service

The Board Members of Zane’s Foundation, Inc. are so proud and honored to announce that they have received a $500 grant from Bath Volunteers For Service Organization.  This grant was received for the “Family Support Fund” Initiative.  The “Family Support Fund” Initiative awards for things such as camps, therapies, adaptive and communicative devices, medical expenses, respite and more!   To date well over one hundred families in Northeast Ohio have received funds from Zane’s Foundation.  The next funding quarter disbursement is next month in April of 2015.

Thank you so much to the Bath Volunteers For Service!  We will not let you down.  We will be good stewards will these funds.

Zane’s Foundation welcomes new Board Member

Zane’s Foundation, Inc. welcomes new Board Member, Daniel Tyson.  Many of you probably know Dan as he is an active member of the “special needs” community as the Community Liaison at Evant, Inc.  For information about Dan, please read his biography in the Board Member pages.  All of us at Zane’s Foundation look forward to working with him.Dan

“Family Support Fund” Initiative News

Zane’s Foundation is happy to announce that funds disbursed for this funding quarter totaled $3452.00 for four families that live right here in Northeast Ohio!  One family received funds for summer camp and the families received funds for two kinds of therapy:  social programs and speech.

The “Family Support Fund” Committee worked diligently through the holiday months and are ready to get busy for yet another busy funding quarter.  A BIG THANK YOU to the Committee again!  The next set of files will be handed over next week with the disbursement of funds expected by the end of April, 2015.


Zane’s Foundation Board Members

5th Annual Spring Fundraiser & Casino Night…….April 24, 2015

It’s time to get your tickets!!!   Dig out your favorite summer wear…..we are celebrating life on the beach……get your tables together!   Will you win the award for the best ensemble and take home the prize?  We hope so!  Come for music, great prizes, great food, and great fun!!!  Come and play a little blackjack!!!  Support your favorite non-profit!!!   Did anyone say conga line???  The only thing you don’t need is your sunscreen…..

Some of the great prizes that we have received is 2 seats on the new Blimp,  VIP Pass for the African Safari Wildlife Park, 4 Disney One Day Hopper Passes, a 14K Rose Gold Garnet Chocolate LeVian Pendant from Sterling Jewelers, a Relaxation Massage from Gavin Scott Salon & Spa, Eat N’Park Smiley Cookies, A’Lor Diamond Necklace from Shulan’s, i-Pad mini with cover, free Pizza coupons from Papa John’s, 2 Southwest Airline Vouchers worth $400 each, passes from Kings Island, Gift Cards from TJ Maxx, Rockne’s, ACME Fresh Market, a .28 Princess cut Diamond ring from Family Treasures Jewelers,  and much more!

Thank you so our sponsors:  American Testing Technologies, Anzelc & Associates, Inc., Beth Kearns, Mary Kay Cosmetics, Big Lots, Stow, Play It Again Sports, TGIFridays, Stow, Minuteman Press, Stow, McDonalds, Stow #34016, #24570 and Kent #1310,  Highrollers Entertainment, Longhorn Steakhouse, Language Learning Associates & PRN Therapy Services, Total Education Solutions, Summit DD, John & Joyce Lillie (Zane’s Grandparents), Hoffman’s Ace Hardware, Klaben Auto Stores, Inc., ABC Therapy Ltd., Funny Stop Comedy Club,…….

Call the Foundation Office for your tickets today.  330-677-9263

Stay tuned for more information coming……..Zane’s Casino Night

Shop at Amazon Smile – Help Zane’s Foundation!

Shop at Amazon Smile and Amazon will make a donation to Zane’s Foundation!  It just takes a couple of minutes to get started with 3 easy steps:

Step 1:  Type Smile.Amazon in the search box of your computer.

Step 2:  Click on AmazonSmile, shop and Amazon gives.

Step 3:  In the blank box entitled, “Pick your own charitable organization, type in Zane”s Foundation, Inc. and select Zane’s Foundation, Inc. when it appears.

Start shopping!!!!Flyer for Amazon Smile

ACME Community “Cashback” has ended!

Thank you to everyone who sent in their ACME receipts to Zane’s Foundation, Inc.  Our total rebate this year is $284.22!!!  Yeah!  This is a big increase from last year, but not our biggest rebate.  Thank you for your support for the families we serve!

Mark your calendars!  The ACME Community “Cash back” program begins again on August 20, 2015.  This is much earlier than usual.

Thanks to our wonderful Foundation Secretary, Lisa Poppenhouse and her daughter, Maria for organizing and calculating the receipts each year!  Great job ladies!