20th Annual Meadows Cup

Easter Seals Southwest Florida invites you to join us in celebrating a 20 year partnership with The Meadow's Country Club. The 20th Annual Meadows Cup Pro Am Golf Tournament, hosted by the award winning Meadows Country Club, is Sarasota's premier golf tournament. The Meadows Cup is one of the … [Read more...]

Light it Up Blue – Autism Awareness Month

  Join Easter Seals Southwest Florida and the rest of the world as we Light It Up Blue on April 1st in honor of Autism Awareness month. We are asking each store to “Light it up Blue” and decorate your store fronts with anything blue (lights, decorations, staff wearing blue, etc. ). … [Read more...]

Lily School Open House

Please join us as we provide you with a behind the scenes look at our Lily School for child development. Meet and greet with teachers for an up close look into our unique educational programs that service children ages birth to 5 years old. The Lily School offers children who are both typically … [Read more...]

Face of Autism Resource Expo

Face Autism, Inc. is holding its 5th Annual Autism Resource Expo on March 5, 2016 at Cardinal Mooney High School from 10 AM to 2 PM. Agencies offering services to families of children with autism will be there to showcase their services during this one-day event. A sensory friendly play area will be … [Read more...]

Lily School Visits Save Our Seabirds

Lily School little ones took flight today with a visit to Save Our Seabirds. Their educational field trip consisted of an adventurous day exploring life in the sky as they learned about the rescue and rehabilitation of sick and injured wild birds. Located next to Mote Marine, kids from the Lily … [Read more...]

Easter Seals Receives $80,000 in Grants for New AC Units

  Easter Seals of Southwest Florida is cooling off in more ways than one this winter. Thanks to three generous grants awarded to the school by three separate foundations: William G and Marie Selby Foundation, Harry Sudakoff Foundation and Roberta Leventhal Sudakoff Foundation Easter Seals … [Read more...]

Spreading Holiday Cheer

Nearly 300 Easter Seals families gathered at our 350 Braden Ave campus last Friday to celebrate the season with a Christmas party so big that Santa himself had to stop by and check it out. The big man arrived via fire truck and came complete with gifts and goodies for all to enjoy. The Festive … [Read more...]

Easter Seals Thanksgiving Food Drive

Just in time for Thanksgiving, Easter Seals friends, staff and students spent their weekend sorting and packing boxes of food for the Mayor's Feed the Hungry program. Easter Seals alone gave away 108 turkeys along with a box full of festive food. Now in its 29th year, the Mayors’ Feed the Hungry … [Read more...]

Project Rainbow Receives Grant From The Wilson-Wood Foundation

Easter Seals of Southwest Florida would like to thank the Wilson-Wood Foundation for their generous grant to support Project Rainbow Respite Care Programming. Our Project Rainbow program creates temporary relief for families or caregivers by providing a safe environment where kids have time to be … [Read more...]

Meet Michael, Class of 2015.

  Meet Michael, Class of 2015. Michael began attending The VIP Academy High School at Easter Seals three years ago.  He was painfully shy and lacked direction on future employment opportunities. With the rate of unemployment DOUBLE for people with disabilities, the staff puts forth a … [Read more...]