Our mission is to provide children with disabilities the tools they need to become as independent as possible while maximizing fun!
Who is eligible to apply for a grant?
Parents/guardians and professionals involved in the care of a child (under 21) with disabilities who reside within an 80-mile radius of Saratoga Springs are eligible to apply for funding from the Foundation. In the past, grants have been awarded to families with children who have experienced birth-related traumas, neurological impairments, musculoskeletal disorders, acquired brain injury, congenital anomalies, and metabolic & growth disorders.
How do you apply for a grant?
Follow the steps listed to the right to compile all necessary paperwork to file a complete application via email to [email protected] or mail to: Dake Foundation for Children, P.O. Box 3575, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
How are grants awarded?
Grants are awarded based on need and level of funds available at the time of review. Our MAP & Board meets regularly to review, discuss, and award grants in a timely manner. Once the Board approves a completed grant request, our Executive Director will contact the family and organize the allocation.
Please note that we recognize that a grant application requests sensitive medical & financial information- we pledge this information will be held in the strictest of confidence.
What are some examples of a typical grant?
Adaptive Equipment Including: