Online Auction Open! Let the Bidding Begin!
"ASD Travels" is now open. Looking for a vacation getaway? Bid on one of these fabulous destinations and you'll enjoy your trip even more knowing you've contributed much-needed funds to Arts & Services for Disabled, Inc. Whether you're looking for a weekend escape, a romantic interlude or an exotic adventure to lands far away, we've got you covered. You've got just ten days -- May 21 to May 31 -- to bid on your dream vacation. And while you're improving your golf game, improving your tan or improving your outlook on life, you'll also be improving the lives of adults with disabilities. Tell all your friends, and let the bidding begin!
A Word From Our Founder:
"This year Arts & Services for Disabled, Inc. (est. 1982) enters its 30 Year Anniversary! That’s THREE DECADES of bringing unique and quality services through the creative arts to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the southern California area. We have involvement at the national and international level and hope to continue to reach out and join hands with more friends across the globe. Explore our current ASD happenings everyday by browsing ASD social media through our website at www.artsandservices.org. I invite you to visit our shops at www.gostore.etsy.com and www.cafepress.com/arts_services .
Lastly, enjoy our Artbeat Radio podcasts at http://artbeatradio.podomatic.com/ for inspiring words & sounds!
Helen G. Dolas, CEO/Founder
Featured painting by Becky Guerra, Dennis Lauterwasser, Tran Nguyen, Laura Olmos, Danielle Mintz & Rosa Escobar
Mixed media on canvas panel
Priced upon request
Make Your Bid to Support ASD!
Now is your chance to not only get all the great items you want, but to do it knowing you are helping support our organization and mission.
The primary mission of Arts & Services for Disabled, Inc is to provide life-long learning, community service and career opportunities through the creative arts for people with disabilities in an environment of warmth, encouragement, and respect.
...all people, regardless of functional capability, have a right and responsibility to contribute to the well-being of their community and be gainfully employed in an occupation of their choosing.
...an informed and supportive community must play a vital role in removing the barriers to full involvement and inclusion.
...people should have access to the expressive arts in vocation, education, and leisure.
...people have the right to express and practice their cultural and artistic heritage.
...being treated with dignity and respect fosters personal growth, thus our Philosophy...
Love Before Learning.
AUCTION WATCH: Featured Items
Get ready to point, click and bid!
One of the best things about participating is what you get when you give. All you have to do is point, click and bid! Help to make a difference in the quality of life for people with physical and developmental disabilities. Your contribution will help us to help our students gain dignity, independence and a place in our community as they learn and grow through art.