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Projects Being Funded in 2018
 

Music Therapy - small group music class - no fee for families

 

Occupational Therapy - Small group sensory group - no fee for families

 

Speech Therapy - Small group speech group - no fee for families

 

Professional Development 3 participants to Infant Development Association Conferences

   
Proposed Events for 2019
January Fine Arts Show
Parent ED
February Theater Performance
EDU-Ther-A-Play Basic Training Institute
March

Transition from toddler to preschool
Transition from preschool to Kindergarten
Transition from high school to adult life

March Butterfly Event
Parent ED
April Stand Up Comedy
May Soiree
Parent ED
June Fun Run At The Beach
CPR Training
July Swap Meet
August Theater Performance
Back To School Prep
September Ease-in-to Routine
October Fall Festival
Parent ED
November Parent ED
December Unique Boutique
   
Previous Years Events

2017 Events Supported by or for TIPS
  • January -July Music Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy Groups
  • January EDU-Play Basic Training for parents and professionals
  • March Transition from toddler to preschool
  • April Advocacy Training
  • July Beach Play day
  • August EDU-Play Basic Training for parents and professionals
  • September Systematic Training for Effective Parenting for children with special needs! (STEP-SN)
  • October Transition from toddler to preschool
2016 Events Supported by or for TIPS
  • January -July Music Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy groups
  • January Behavior Training for parents and professionals
  • February Relationship based training
  • March Social Emotional Training
  • Transition from toddler to preschool
  • April Transitions workshop
  • July Beach Play day
  • September Parent education and advocacy
  • October Fall event
2015 Events Supported by or for TIPS

January

  • January-July Music therapy, Speech Therapy & Occupational Therapy small groups
  • Mini Mind Expander

February

  • Mini mind Expander

March

  • Parent Meeting
  • Mini Mind Expander
  • The Great Butterfly Event - Fundraiser

April

  • Mini Mind Expander
  • Parent meeting - Summer Camp planning and preparation

May

  • Mini Mind Expander
  • Parent meeting

June

  • Mini Mind Expander
  • Parent meeting

July

  • Mini Mind Expander
2014 Events Supported by or for TIPS

January

  • Mini Mind Expander - Relationship Based Therapies

February

  • Mini mind Expander - Relationship Based Therapies in Groups

March

  • Parent Meeting I'm Possible - with Alan Wittert
  • Mini Mind Expander - to sign or not to sign
  • The Great Butterfly Event - Fundraiser

April

  • Mini Mind Expander using visual schedules
  • Parent meeting - Summer Camp planning and preparation

May

  • Mini Mind Expander - Assistive Technology
  • Parent meeting - Behavior - Who's problem is it

June

  • Mini Mind Expander - Won't vs Can't behavior
  • Parent meeting - The importance of consistency
  • 5K anywhere to raise dollars to provide aide support for summer camps to include children with special needs.

July

  • Mini Mind Expander - Sensory Integration
  • Parent meeting - Manners, respect, Waiting
  • Camping trip for young adults

September

  • Fall wine tasting fundraiser
  • Parent meeting

October

  • Fall Festival fundraiser
  • Mini Mind Expander
  • Parent group meeting

November

  • Mini Mind Expander
  • Parent group meeting

December

  • Canned food & toy drive

For events from 2008-2013 contact TIPS-Foundation

 

TIPS Scholarships

2008 Scholarships for summer Camp, Training events and for direct service for families and children.

2009 Sponsored a conference for parents and professionals on California funding risks, underwrote a writing class for mothers of children with special needs, sponsored a social skills class for middle school children in El Segundo, funded Summer Camp scholarships, Tuition support for infants and toddlers at risk for developmental delay.

2010 Funded Summer Camp Scholarships, Training series on Advocacy for parents, Scholarship for infants, toddlers and preschool children at risk for developmental delay.

2011 Underwrote conference on language development in West Los Angeles for families and professionals (Play to Talk), Training on Child Development for Families, Summer Camp Scholarships, Scholarships for infants, toddlers and preschoolers at risk for developmental delay.

2012 Scholarships for tuition for pre-school, camp, specialized services. TIPS sponsored 4 training events for local preschool programs, and organizations. Training and consultation from speech, occupational, physical and behavior therapists. Sponsored 8 individuals to attend conferences and training events.

2013 Scholarships for 25-50% tuitions for 10 students. Scholarships for 8 children for camps, Sponsored One week of intensive training for 15 individuals to work with adults with intellectual disabilities. Sponsored a full day training of “Facilitated Communication” for individuals working with children and adults who are nonverbal. Sponsored 10 individuals to attend conferences and continued education events. Sponsored two conferences to provide reduced cost for parents and professionals.

2014 Scholarships for 12 students. Scholarships for 8 children for camps, Sponsored One week of intensive training for 15 individuals to work with adults with intellectual disabilities. Sponsored a full day training of “Facilitated Communication” for individuals working with children and adults who are nonverbal.

2015 Scholarships for 10 children for extra therapy, camp or unique therapies

2016 Funded childcare for two conferences, funded tuition for 3 professionals to attend conferences

2017 Funded 4 professionals to attend three conferences including hotel and transportation

2018 (To date -July) funded two conferences for 3 professionals and two parents to attend public speaking events. Funded one adult with ID to attend conference as a presenter. Funded one adult with ID to attend outreach events.

Goal for 2019

  • Fund Music Therapy program
  • Fund Facilitated communication Training
  • Fund Visual and Performing Arts classes for Adults.
  • Fund Job training classes for entrepreneurship for individuals who have disabilities.


 

Financial History
2008  
Goal $30,000
Actual $20,000
Awarded $20,000
2009  
Goal $25,000
Actual $22,000
Awarded $25,000
2010  
Goal $15,000
Actual $12,000
Awarded $20,000
2011  
Goal $10,000
Actual $15,000
Awarded $20,000
2012  
Goal $25,000
Actual $15,000
Awarded $20,000
2013  
Goal $15,000
Actual $15,000
Awarded $15,000
2014  
Goal $20,000
Actual $6,000
Awarded $10,000
2015  
Goal $35,000
Actual $15,000
Awarded $15,000
2016  
Goal $30,000
Actual $15,000
Awarded $10,000
2017  
Goal $15,000
Actual $7,000 (mid-year)
Awarded $6,000

 

 

Supporters


Malibu Special Education Foundation
Script Contributions
Ralphs
Anonymous donations
Small Grants

 
 
 
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