ASDC News • June 2021
Free Online Yoga Class for Kids
DreamBank is presenting a free online yoga class for kids on Tuesday, June 29. They are providing an ASL interpreter for this event! All ASDC families are invited to attend.
June Signs Video
Learn ASL signs for June, summer, vacation, finish, father, grandfather, uncle, Father’s day, Fourth of July, and more!
1st Graders Needed for DC-Area Study
Gallaudet University’s Brain & Language Center is looking for kids entering 1st grade in/near Washington DC to participate in a study on how children learn.
Deaf-Blind Resources: Your Role in Developing Your Child's IEP
Because you know your child best, you pay a vital role in the development of your child's educational plan.
ASDC Executive Director Completes Tenure
For the past three years, Rachel Coleman has been working behind the scenes to bring new funding, new partners, and new programs for families to ASDC. See highlights from her tenure as Executive Director.
Nevada Hands & Voices Seeks New DHH Guides
We are establishing the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) Guide component in our Guide By Your Side program this summer. We are looking for a diverse group of DHH adults to join our team. Do you use ASL? Do you use Oral language? Cued speech/language? Technology? No Technology? We are looking for YOU! Apply by July 2.
May Donors
Our heartfelt appreciation goes out to these generous individuals, families, and organizations for their support. Don't forget that when you donate, you can still get clear face masks to make communication easier.
Cynthia B Belyeu
Hilda E Bartlett
Keith & Diane Gamache
Lauri Rush
Paulina Lainez
Sam Mauro
Tonya Taylor


Blackbaud Giving Fund
Delta Zeta – Panhellenic Council Kent
Network for Good


Anonymous –
In honor of
Dr. Judith “Aunty Judy” Gravel

Chris Bush –
In honor of
Calia Miller
Marvin Cooper –
In honor of
Cole Alexander Renhart
 Kindness4tae –
In honor of
Kim Taehyung
Alamelu Veerapandian –
In honor of
Nacha Achi
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