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Oct 08, 2019, 10:58 ET Easterseals Names Aon's Elizabeth Wolff and Journalist Tetiana Anderson to Its National Board of Directors

Easterseals, the nation's leading nonprofit service provider and advocate for the one in four people living with disability in America today, named...


Jul 18, 2019, 07:00 ET Easterseals President and CEO Angela Williams Named in Savoy Magazine's 2019 Most Influential Women in Corporate America

Easterseals President and CEO Angela Williams has been named by Savoy Magazine as one of its 2019 Most Influential Women in Corporate America....


Jun 27, 2019, 07:00 ET Easterseals Receives $230,000 In Grants From The Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation To Leverage Technology That Creates Opportunities For People With Disabilities

Celebrating its 100th Anniversary as the nation's leading advocate and service provider for people with disabilities, Easterseals announced today...


May 30, 2019, 17:26 ET Aviva Children's Services To Be Acquired By Easterseals Blake Foundation

On May 24, 2019, the Board of Directors of Aviva Children's Services (Aviva) entered into an Agreement to move their operations under the auspices of ...


May 01, 2019, 13:28 ET Aetna Regional CFO Glenda Oakley is Elected to Serve on Easterseals National Board

Easterseals is pleased to announce the election of Glenda Oakley to its National Board of Directors. Ms. Oakley currently serves as Executive...


Apr 19, 2019, 07:00 ET National Landmarks Light Up Orange For Easterseals' 100th anniversary

Dozens of the nation's most iconic national landmarks will "Light Up Orange" to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Easterseals, which takes place on...


Apr 04, 2019, 07:00 ET Easterseals & A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, Inc., Launch Crafting A Better World Spring Campaign

This spring, there is an easy and crafty way to ensure all children have the right tools to succeed in the earliest stages of life. For the tenth...


Mar 28, 2019, 18:10 ET Easterseals Celebrates 100th Anniversary In Washington, D.C.

More than 400 Easterseals leadership volunteers, corporate and individual donors, government officials, and affiliate and national staff from across...


Nov 08, 2018, 07:00 ET Easterseals & Freddie Mac Offer Educational Initiative To Help Veterans, Seniors And People With Disabilities Strengthen Their Financial, Housing Capabilities

Easterseals is teaming up with Freddie Mac to help educate veterans, seniors, people with disabilities, caregivers and its own staff to bolster their ...


Oct 22, 2018, 11:36 ET Easterseals Announces New Chair of National Board of Directors

Today Easterseals announces the election of Nancy Goguen as Chair of its National Board of Directors, taking on the organization's lead volunteer and ...


Aug 09, 2018, 07:00 ET Easterseals Assistive Technology Helps Promote Independence With $230,000 In Grants From The Comcast Foundation

Today, Easterseals, a national leading provider of services for people with disabilities, announced it has received $230,000 in grants from the...


May 14, 2018, 04:16 ET Easterseals Blake Foundation Recognized By CIO As One Of The CIO 100 Award Winners

IDG's CIO announces Easterseals Blake Foundation as a recipient of the 2018 CIO 100. The 31st annual award program recognizes organizations around...


Mar 12, 2018, 07:00 ET Easterseals Announces Appointment of New Board Member to Its National Board of Directors

Easterseals, the indispensable resource for individuals and families facing disability, today announced the appointment of a new board member to its...


Nov 28, 2017, 06:00 ET Angela F. Williams Named President and Chief Executive Officer of Easterseals, Inc.

The Board of Directors of Easter Seals, Inc. (Easterseals) today announced the selection of Angela F. Williams as its President and Chief Executive...


Nov 09, 2017, 06:00 ET CVS Health and its Foundation Commemorate Veterans Day With $580,000 in Grants to Easterseals To Assure Access to Healthcare and Smoking Cessation Support for Veterans and Military Families

This Veteran's Day, Easterseals announced it has received $580,000 in grants from CVS Health and the CVS Health Foundation to support local services...


Sep 27, 2017, 19:29 ET Easterseals Breaks Ground on Fitness, Wellness & Recreation Center

Easterseals publicly kicked off Building a Healthier Tomorrow, a $12 million capital campaign. The organization hosted a groundbreaking ceremony...


Jul 10, 2017, 07:00 ET Easterseals Receives $200,000 In Assistive Technology Grants From The Comcast Foundation To Help Promote Independence

Easterseals today announced it has received $200,000 in grants from the Comcast Foundation as part of the Comcast NBCUniversal Assistive Technology...


Jun 23, 2017, 07:00 ET Easterseals Statement on the Senate Republican Release of Health Care Reform Legislation

The following is a statement from Katy Neas, Easterseals Executive Vice President of Public Affairs, reacting to the Senate Republican release of the ...


May 23, 2017, 17:10 ET Statement of Katy Neas, Easterseals Executive Vice President, Public Affairs on the Fiscal Year 2018 Trump Budget

The Administration's FY 2018 budget severely threatens the health and independence of low income children and adults with disabilities and their...


Mar 21, 2017, 09:00 ET Easterseals Southern California Receives Three-Year Grant From Bob Hope Legacy To Expand Veterans Support Program

The Bob Hope Legacy has extended its commitment to Easterseals Southern California with a three-year, $750,000 grant to further support the...


Mar 16, 2017, 07:00 ET Easterseals & A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts, Inc. Launch Crafting A Better World Spring Campaign

A.C. Moore and Easterseals are ensuring all children have the opportunity to succeed in the earliest years of life in an easy and crafty way through...


Mar 08, 2017, 09:00 ET Easterseals Disability Film Challenge to Provide An Opportunity for Filmmakers To Change the Way the World Defines And Views Disability

Easterseals, the nation's largest disability services organization, has joined forces with the Disability Film Challenge to provide filmmakers,...


Dec 08, 2016, 07:00 ET Easterseals takes on unemployment among older adults

Easterseals, the indispensable resource for people facing disabilities, announced a $23.6 million grant from the US Department of Labor for the...


Dec 05, 2016, 07:00 ET Three New Members Join Easterseals National Board of Directors

Easterseals, the indispensable resource of people facing disability, today announced the appointment of three new board members to its National Board ...


Nov 18, 2016, 07:00 ET Easterseals Announces New Chairman of its National Board of Directors

Easterseals, the indispensable resource for families facing disability, today announced it elected Joseph G. Kern to serve as Chair of its National...