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Find a Voice | FUND a Voice, at The Children's Center

Raised toward our $2,500 Goal
24 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on December 14, at 08:20 AM CST
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Happy Ending

December 14, 2018

Friends, to say we are grateful is an understatement. Thanks to you, we raised $3,820 through our Find a Voice | FUND a Voice campaign. That's a whopping 52% over our goal! You continue to blow us away with your generosity. We could not do what we do without YOU. Thank you!

Meet the Scianna family

December 06, 2018

We have just one week left in our campaign! If you're considering giving, but wondering where exactly your dollars will go, meet the Scianna family. Their friendship and support has been invaluable to The Children's Center. Learn why they believe in The Children's Center, and why they think you should too.


Every dollar donated to our Find a Voice | FUND a Voice campaign goes directly to the Scianna Family Children's Center for Communication and Development Blair Scianna Memorial Endowment, which was established to help ensure that The Children's Center is able to continue doing life-changing work in Southern Mississippi.


Thanks so much!


November 28, 2018

Friends, we are so grateful. Your generosity never ceases to amaze us. We raised just over $2,000 on Giving Tuesday yesterday, thanks to you and our donation-matching sponsor, Will's Way Behavioral Psychology!


(*Note - the total number shown on the campaign page does not reflect all donations. Those made in check form have not been processed.)


Every dollar you contributed goes directly to helping infants and children with complex disabilities in Southern Mississippi. We can’t thank you enough!


We’re exactly halfway through our Find a Voice | FUND a Voice campaign. Let’s see what we can do in these last 15 days!

Giving Tuesday

November 27, 2018

Today is the day! All donations made today (up to $500) will be matched by Will's Way, LLC.


Give TODAY and your gift will be doubled!

Double your donation!

November 26, 2018

In honor of Giving Tuesday, our generous friends at Will's Way, LLC have offered to match all donations up to $500!


Give on Tuesday, November 27 and your donation will be doubled!


For more information on the wonderful services provided by Will's Way, visit



Giving is the new black!

November 22, 2018

Happy Thanksgiving! This year, we've got something better than Black Friday!


if you'd like to skip the stores and give the gift of giving, you can donate to this campaign in the name of your loved ones. We've created a downloadable/printable graphic to include with your card or email.


You can download it here


Thank you and happy holidays!

Choose a giving level


1 Adapted Book

This amount could provide one book, specifically adapted to suit the needs of our children with language and motor delays.


1 Adapted Toy

This amount could provide one toy specifically adapted to encourage play and communication among our children.


1 Adaptive Switch

Adaptive switches are one of the ways our children who are non-verbal or who have significant language delays are able to communicate. Phrases are programmed into a large round "button" and our children press the button when they want to say that phrase.


1 Month Hippotherapy - 1 Child

At The Children's Center, we partner with Purposeful Refuge to provide hippotherapy (think horses, not hippos) for the children at The Center who can benefit from it. This type of therapy helps encourage the use of language or other forms of communication, as well as exercising important motor skills, all while having a whole lot of fun!


Hippotherapy + 1 Adaptive Toy

This amount could provide one month of hippotherapy for one child and one adaptive toy. (See above listing for descriptions.)


2 Adaptive Switches + 1 Toy

This amount could provide 2 adaptive switches (giving 2 children the ability to express themselves verbally) and 1 adapted toy. (See above listings for descriptions.)


1 PODD Book

We use a special kind of book (PODD book) as a form of communication for our children who are non-verbal or have language delays. For many children, this book is the key to being able to express themselves. This amount could provide one PODD book, allowing one child the opportunity to communicate with the world around him/her.


2 PODD Books

This amount could provide 2 PODD books, giving 2 children the ability to communicate with the world around them. (See above listing for description.)


Sound System Microphone

At The Children's Center, we use sound systems to better communicate with children who have language delays or hearing impairments. These systems help our children hear more clearly, especially in settings with significant background noise. This amount could provide the microphone portion of this sound system, which is worn by our clinicians.


Sound System Speakers

This amount could provide the speakers needed for the sound system described in the above listing.