Monthly Archives: November 2017

The Ann Arbor CIL Remembers Longtime CIL Champion and Volunteer Maria Louisa Ann Kirchhoff

11/29/2017

On Saturday, November 25, 2017 longtime Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living peer and advocate for disabilities rights, Maria Louisa Ann Kirchhoff, passed away. Maria will be remembered for the many lives she touched as a Spinal Cord Injury Peer Mentor. The Ann Arbor CIL is thankful to have been part of Maria’s journey. To learn more about Maria, read her article in the 2003 edition of Access Magazine. For more on arrangements or to… The Ann Arbor CIL Remembers Longtime CIL Champion and Volunteer Maria Louisa Ann Kirchhoff

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TODAY is Giving Tuesday!

11/28/2017

Giving Tuesday is TODAY! Please keep the Ann Arbor CIL in mind as you make your donations. When you pledge a donation to the Ann Arbor CIL this November 28th, you aren’t just making a donation. You’re making a difference.   You’re helping people with disabilities push boundaries and reach their full potential.   You can donate by mailing this donation card to Ann Arbor CIL 3941 Research Park Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48108 or donating… TODAY is Giving Tuesday!

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Giving Tuesday is tomorrow! Donate today!

11/27/2017

Giving Tuesday is tomorrow! Please keep the Ann Arbor CIL in mind as you make your donations. When you pledge a donation to the Ann Arbor CIL this November 28th, you aren’t just making a donation. You’re making a difference. You’re helping people with disabilities push boundaries and reach their full potential.   You can donate by mailing this donation card to Ann Arbor CIL 3941 Research Park Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48108 or donating online:… Giving Tuesday is tomorrow! Donate today!

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Table Talk and Bingo

11/26/2017

Table Talk and Bingo Friday, December 1st 2017 10:00-12:00 pm Monroe CIL 532 S. Monroe St. Monroe, MI 48161   Come join the Monroe CIL for a fun-filled morning as we gather for Peer Support and Bingo. This event is FREE. Please reserve your seat today! For more information or to request accommodations please contact: Tara at 734-682-5271. Monroe CIL Bingo

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Happy Thanksgiving from the Ann Arbor CIL

11/21/2017

From our family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving! We are eternally grateful for the efforts of our staff and all our donors for making all we do possible! -Ann Arbor CIL As Thanksgiving comes around the corner, so does Giving Tuesday! Please keep the Ann Arbor CIL in mind as you make your donations. When you pledge a donation to the Ann Arbor CIL this November 28th, you aren’t just making a donation. You’re making a… Happy Thanksgiving from the Ann Arbor CIL

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Physical Disabilities Survey

11/15/2017

What helps you get outside of your home to do things in the community? What do your consumers need to do the same? Our team at the University of Kansas Research & Training Center on Independent Living is doing research to help people with physical disabilities be as involved in their communities as they would like to be. We think that LIVING in the community may be different from PARTICIPATING as an active and equal… Physical Disabilities Survey

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Consider making a donation to the Ann Arbor CIL this Thanksgiving!

11/10/2017

1 in 5 people has a disability, and people like Gwynneth VanLaven benefit from the CIL’s contributions every day. The Ann Arbor CIL organizes workshops and classes, spreads resources, and reduces the stigma for people with disabilities. Help us continue to make this possible by making a donation today! You can donate by mailing this donation card to Ann Arbor CIL 3941 Research Park Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48108 or donating online:   As Thanksgiving comes… Consider making a donation to the Ann Arbor CIL this Thanksgiving!

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Kick off November by making a donation today!

11/01/2017

    The Ann Arbor CIL works tirelessly to reduce the stigma surrounding disabilities and addressing the individual needs of people with disabilities. We continuously strive to help more and more people like Gwynneth. Help us make a difference by making a donation today! You can donate by mailing this donation card to Ann Arbor CIL 3941 Research Park Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48108 or donating online:   As Thanksgiving comes around the corner, so does… Kick off November by making a donation today!

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