ASDC News • January 2021
ASL Signs, Songs & Stories for Winter
Learn ASL signs for the winter season from this collection of videos for of all ages.
New Show for Deaf Kids: I am Puff
“I Am Puff” is a new online show for kids by Deaf actress Dawn Jani Birley and an all-Deaf production team. Puff is a blend of live action and animation that is presented in both ASL and spoken English!
Upcoming Webinars for Kids and Adults
March ASL Classes
Take your ASL skills to the next level with online ASL classes! Learn fingerspelling, vocabulary, conversation skills, and more.

Classes meet weekly in March.
Reunión del Grupo de Padres Latinos
Este grupo se reunirá mensualmente. Las reuniones son gratuitas (solo regístrese a continuación) y se llevarán a cabo en español. Hablaremos sobre temas que son importantes para usted y su familia.
Deaf-Blind Resources
Deaf-blindness is one of the most complex disabilities encountered by families and school districts. Fortunately, there is a network of projects, funded by the U.S. Department of Education, that provide technical assistance to families and educators serving students with this disability.
December Donors
Our heartfelt appreciation goes out to these generous individuals, families, and organizations for their support.

Individual Donors

Aidan Zuzenak
Anonymous: 7 Donors

Anthony Shawnee

Bob Davidson

Caroline Miller

Christine Anderson

Christy Haworth 

David Sullivan

Elizabeth Hibel

Heather W

Hudson Rawlings

Ivy Schlosser

James Messick

Jennifer Steinmeyer

Julie Jilek

Kathryn Laboy

Kathryn Slemmons

Kensha Coleman

Lynn Faerber

Maddi Heaney

Maggie Lynip

Malini Shanmugaraj

Marcia Haslett

Melissa Alfano

Michael B. Ruble

Mike & Sue Childers

Min Ji Huh

Monica Witt

Natalie Grider

Paige Forbis

Patricia Paladines

Pier Phillips


Roger & Sherry Williams

Ross Family



Avvys LLC

CPAPG Social Media Team

Elizabeth Morrow School Parents Association
Good Coin Foundation

Network for Good 

The Goodfellow

Dedicated Donations

Adam Woolverton - In Honor of Sue Woolverton 

Allison Raley - In Honor of Michael O'Brien

Anonymous- Happy Hanukkah 

Anonymous - In Honor of Aline Goncalves 

Anonymous - In Honor of Alonni Reid 

Anonymous - In Memory of Axel Muckleroy 

Anonymous - In Honor of Betsabel Feddeler

Anonymous - In Honor of Eden D. 

Anonymous - in Honor of Eliya 

Anonymous - In Honor of Elizabeth Harris 

Anonymous - in Honor of Joanna Felsenstein

Anonymous - In Honor of Lisa Phillips 

Anonymous - In Memory of Steve Cosentino

Benkert Family - In Memory of Nancy Benkert 

Barbara Kuhn - In Honor of Emma May Marco 

Barbara Motylinski - in Honor of Rita Corey 

Chelsea McGuire - In Honor of Molly McGuire 

Dr. Andre Williams - In Honor of Brittni McIvor 

East Hills Middle School - In Memory of Irene Kettinger 

Eugenia Arensburger - In Honor of Judi Rockhill 

Gerry & Judy Buckley - In Honor of Rachel and all of the parent/leaders of ASDC who make a difference.

Glenda Aikins - In Honor of Hudson A.  

Glynne & Cathryn - In Honor of Robert Glynne Stanley 

Jacqueline Levine - In Honor of Josh, Barry, Zora, Laine and Elliott Mendelsohn

Jeane Burton - In Honor of the Birth of Jesus Christ who healed many people

John Prior - In Honor of Riley Roo Conrad 

John & Tina Cowsert - In Honor of Tom &
Dorothea Cowsert 

John & Tina Cowsert - In Honor of Roger & Barbara Hetland 

Kathleen Cosentino - In Honor of Steve Cosentino 

Kevin McArdle & Lori Chinchar - In Honor of Mr. & Mrs. David and Colleen (McArdle) Boyer
LeClerc Family - In Honor of Joe & Lori Baker

Mandy Monreal - In Honor of Kory Geller 

Matt Adams - In Honor of Bridget McDaniels 

Melba Padilla - In Honor of Heather Kendrick 

Nancy Greenbaum - In Honor of Andrew Zheng 

Robert Rosella - In Memory of Flor Hernandez

Samantha Smith - Finding beauty underneath wood burnings 

Shana Elliott - In Honor of Steve Jacobs 

Steve & Lea Costentino - In Honor of Steve Cosentino

Tharindu Bandara - In Honor of my birthday
Tim & Ann Rice - In Honor of Connor Krohn
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ASDC provides resources, advocacy, and mentoring for every family with a deaf child so they can communicate, connect, and thrive – together.

Family membership is $35/year.
ASDC programs and events are sponsored by:
Med-El Cochlear Implants
National Technical Institute for the Deaf at RIT
Sorenson Relay Services
American Society for Deaf Children |