IAHD’s Board of Directors Gains a New Member January 5, 2024
Congratulations to IAHD Champion Jodi for being selected as the new liaison for the Board of Directors here at IAHD! The application process was not simple one; she had to express interest in the role, submit her resume, and go through a round of interviews to prove her dedication to IAHD and being the liaison.
Thank you to all who helped Jodi throughout this process: Coordinator of Person Centered Initiatives, Kayla Turner, for helping prepare Jodi’s resume; Chief People Officer, Hope Eder, for conducting mock interviews with Jodi; and DeVito house manager Amanda Cherry for attending these meetings alongside Jodi!
We once again want to congratulate Jodi for her hard work and upcoming success as Board liaison. We would also like to extend our gratitude to John C., the Board’s previous liaison for setting the precedent Jodi and all those who may follow in her path!
Dynamic Arts Gallery Collaborates with The Bronx Brewery
Last month, IAHD’s Dynamic Arts Gallery (DAG) unveiled their exciting collaboration with The Bronx Brewery: the limited edition IPA called “Cosmic Haze”. The name is based on the art on the label, which was made by IAHD’s own Christopher Santiago. Taking inspiration from street art and graffiti, Christopher’s art served…more
IAHD’s Pool Locker Rooms Get a Makeover
This past October, IAHD partnered with Volunteer New York to plan and execute a project as a part of Regeneron’s annual Day For Doing Good. This collaboration entailed painting and redecorating the locker rooms at the pool at the IAHD DeVito Conference Center which serves over 200 adults supported by…more
The IAHD Champions Win Major Award
On September 19, some of the IAHD Champions, our self-advocacy group, attended a regional conference held by the Self Advocacy Association of New York State (SANYS). There, the Champs were awarded the New York City/Westchester County Region Self Advocacy Group of the Year! Rima, one of the group’s members, is…more