Board Member Profile: Fran Gale

Today’s post was written by Sara Croft and features Fran Gale, who has spent over 12 years as a board member and advocate for Easterseals Crossroads. During her time with us, Fran has brought numerous corporate partnerships and individuals to us to further extend the reach of who we serve.  Current Career: Retired as president… Read more Board Member Profile: Fran Gale

KA-POW-erful Volunteers

Today’s post was written by Tessa Barnard The week of April 12-18, 2015, marked National Volunteer Appreciation Weekas established by an executive order from President Richard Nixon over forty years ago. Every sitting U.S. President since Nixon has made a proclamation recognizing the service of American citizens in their communities. President Barack Obama had this… Read more KA-POW-erful Volunteers

Advisory Board Member Profile – Heather Halliburton

Today’s post was written by Sara Croft and features Advisory Board member Heather Halliburton. Heather joined us in 2014 and since then has helped us build new brand awareness and fundraising relationships with the community through our fall Hallow’s Eve event and the Ability Lunch. In addition to our current events, Heather has also brought… Read more Advisory Board Member Profile – Heather Halliburton

Case Calvert to Join US National Power Soccer Team

Today’s post was written by Sara Croft Indianapolis resident Case Calvert recently announced he will represent the USA as a member of the US National Power Soccer Team in the 2015 Powerchair Football World Cup. We first met Case in 2012 through a relationship with Community Health Network, our presenting sponsor of the 52nd Annual Ability… Read more Case Calvert to Join US National Power Soccer Team

Impact of Art on Adults with Developmental Disabilities

Our Manager of Adult Day Services Tracy Wright has taken the past 2 years to bring art into the regular programs available through Community Day Supports. With the help of staff, interns and volunteers, multiple pieces of art have been created and sold through art exhibits or by commission. In today’s post, Tracy and her… Read more Impact of Art on Adults with Developmental Disabilities

Brain Injury and AT Full Day Training

The INDATA Project at Easterseals Crossroads is hosting a free full day training on the topic of assistive technology for people with brain injuries. Taught by our assistive technology clinicians, this training will offer an introduction to brain injury followed by individual sessions on assistive technology for physical, communication and cognitive impairments. WHAT: Brain Injury… Read more Brain Injury and AT Full Day Training

Industrial Services COO Joins SourceAmerica Board

Today’s post was written by Sara Croft Curtiss Quirin, Chief Operating Officer of Crossroads Industrial Services, has recently been appointed to the SourceAmerica Board of Directors to serve as Easter Seals’ National Nonprofit Agency representative. SourceAmerica (formerly NISH), a national nonprofit, is the leading source of job opportunities for a dedicated and highly qualified workforce… Read more Industrial Services COO Joins SourceAmerica Board

New Year, New Volunteer Opportunities

2015 is proving to be an exciting year for Easterseals Crossroads and we want you to join in on the fun with us! Review the latest volunteer opportunities listed below and contact Tessa Barnard at tbarnard@eastersealscrossroads.org or 317-466-1000 if you are interested in participating. NEW YEAR, NEW VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES Search Engine Optimization for Crossroads Document Services… Read more New Year, New Volunteer Opportunities

Be a Crossroads Champion Runner with FirstGiving

Red Nose Run, Snowman Stomp and Frostbite 5K are just a few of the fun runs happening in and around Indianapolis this December, and we would like for you to be there as a Crossroads Champion! Crossroads Champions are individuals, families or teams who have an interest in running local races for a great cause.… Read more Be a Crossroads Champion Runner with FirstGiving