The Sun City Civitan Club, Inc. (“SCCC”) announces a donation of funds for the Griffin Area Resource Center, Inc. (“GARC”) to subscribe to a one-year subscription to the News-2-You information system including SymbolStix that will greatly benefit their ongoing efforts to support children and adults with developmental disabilities.
News-2-You® has been connecting students to the world through current events for over 17 years. Working closely with the Associated Press (AP), News-2-You topics are timely, contemporary and applicable in classrooms nationwide. With News-2-You, students engage in rich literacy and language instruction while learning about diverse current event topics. Lessons and experiences are extended through interactive symbol-supported articles, activities, games, guided practice opportunities and flexible means of expressing what they have learned. SymbolStix ONLINE is a web-based, symbol search engine that gives you access to the most complete and current symbol set available anywhere. A SymbolStix ONLINE subscription gives you 12 months of unlimited access to over 26,000+ SymbolStix symbols for non-commercial use.
The Central Georgia EMC Foundation Board (Operation Round-Up Program) approved Funds to purchase computers, software, and hotspots. We are thankful for their assistance in furthering along our work efforts in the community!
Mosaic celebrates National Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month every year throughout the month of March. This observance reminds us to recognize people with disabilities as who they are and what they can do, not just as a person with a disability.
The Atlanta Community Food Bank awarded GARC participants and staff member Annie Zellner a Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of their excellent coordination of the impeccable service received at the Salvation Army - Griffin Food Pantry.