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Foundation Awarded 4-Star Rating

Charity Navigator recently awarded the CdLS Foundation with a 4-star rating! Charity Navigator bases this rating on sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency, important aspects of any organization. This four out of four star rating is awarded to only one quarter of US charities, validating the hard work the staff and board put into the Foundation on a daily basis. We are very proud of this news, and will be displaying this...

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A few weeks ago, we received a video from the 2010 conference in Dallas.  I finally watched it today and was amazed at what I saw.  Valerie, a 32-year-old woman with CdLS, gave a speech about how she works towards reaching her goals.   She talked about becoming independent: working, volunteering, and living on her own.  All of these accomplishments had given her the confidence she needed to make friends and travel, and I assume, the...

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