Promoting empathy through human connection and celebration!
Who We Are?
To encourage and empower families and individuals who are less fortunate and
economically disadvantaged, who need guidance and financial aid to keep moving forward to good emotional, mental and financial health. We provide the tools to help them thrive and feel connected no matter their circumstances.
To provide emotional support and financial resources through our programs to enrich lives of those less fortunate. Assisting families & individuals on their paths to keep moving forward. Providing resources, education and support will build a strong foundation to help them to achieve their goals and thrive. We provide encouragement and gifts to celebrate their milestones and achievements so that they don’t feel neglected nor forgotten.
Our vision is for all people to be acknowledged, supported and celebrated for their
Why We Celebrate?
Celebrating is crucial to human fulfillment and is a tool for cultivating a success mindset.
Celebrating achievements empowers and makes us focus on good and positive things that drive us to do more.
Being acknowledged results in optimism and energy that gives the power to move forward.
A support network can play an important role in the emotional and mental health well being.
Emotional health is an important part of overall health. People who are emotionally healthy are in control of their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. They are able to cope with life's challenges.
How does the Send a Card program work? Does it cost anything?It's simple very simple, you or someone you know needs “happy” mail, fill out the form and that is it. You or someone you nominated will start receiving inspirational cards within a month. It does not cost anything, just your time to fill out the form. Donations are welcome.
No Grad Left Behind program. Why do I have to prove that I receive government assistance?Our program focuses on economically disadvantaged families. Instead of asking for your tax return we ask to provide a letter from a government agency that you qualify for their benefits and that students receive free and/or reduced lunch.
How many services can I choose in the No Grad Left Behind application?You can choose all or one service, it is up to you. If you only need help with cap & gown purchase select only that, if you need cap/gown and need a mentor choose both and so on.
No Grad Left Behind program, how do you select who will qualify? Does every participant receive a scholarship?Committee will review all applications and depending on the year's budget will determine how many students we can help. We will try to accommodate every applicant. Priority will be given to students from single parent low income households. No, not every applicant will qualify to receive a scholarship.
How is Celebrating One funded?Celebrating One is funded by individual donors, corporate donations, fundraisers, sponsorships.
How much of my donation funds programs?Currently 75% of your donation directly benefits programs.
Is your organization tax exempt?Celebrating One is a non-profit organization tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code Federal Identification Number (EIN) 81-4051726