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How You Can Make an Impact

Donors

A gift to D.A.W.N. is an investment in the future of individuals and in our community. 


Your contribution to D.A.W.N. is fully deductible to the extent permitted by Federal law.

Corporate and Foundation Partners

Supporters come in all shapes and sizes and each recognizes the positive impact of education. 

Alumni

After achieving their postsecondary goals, alumni embark on paths that are both personally fulfilling and economically impactful to the communities they represent.

Donors


By giving to D.A.W.N. you are making an investment in the future of individuals and our community. 


Every year our organization awards a high school graduate a scholarship of $4,000 along with a paid summer internship for three consecutive summers. 


This allows them to achieve their goals of higher education and prepare for careers in tomorrow’s competitive workplace. 

Planned Giving

Bequests. Annuities. Unitrusts. Life insurance. Stock options. Real estate. These are just a few of the planned giving options that can help you contribute to D.A.W.N.

Monthly Giving

Giving a small (or large) amount each month can have a significant impact on the lives of students.

Workplace Giving

Your organization’s employee engagement efforts can also raise significant dollars for students while providing your employees with ways to give back to our community and creating leadership development opportunities.

Ideas for Employee Engagement include:

  • Providing paid internship opportunities
  • Payroll Contributions: Painless Philanthropy
  • Holding a Dress Down Day or a Day of Giving designating D.A.W.N. as the recipient of proceeds
  • Offering an employee Matching Gift program
  • Encouraging employees to participate in our Mentoring Program

Corporate and Foundation Partners

Supporters come in all shapes and sizes and each recognizes the positive impact of education. 


Give us a call today to become a Corporate and Foundation Partner.

Alumni

Our alumni make Greater Cleveland a better place to live, work and play, and each one is an important part of the D.A.W.N. story.


Please contact Dawn Head at (216)-479-6852  or dhead@diligentachieverswithneeds.org for more information or to share your story.


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