The Arc Volusia
Social Charity Event of the Summer -
Splendor in the Glass Tasting and Auction Fundraising Event July 19, 2014 – 3pm-6pm
In the Cold A/C of Riverfront Center at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 129 N. Halifax Ave. Daytona Beach. Plentiful free parking lots across the street. $35 per guest 21 years of age and older – Get your Tickets Here – just click to securely purchase online with Visa or MC. For more information about the event, visit our Splendor in the Glass page Afterwards, plan to go on down by the beach – Elton John Tribute and Fireworks at the Bandshell just few blocks away!!
Enter to Win a Case of Craft Beer donated by S.R. Perrott!!
After you purchase a ticket, you are eligible to enter a drawing for a Free Case (twelve 22oz bombers) of Craft Beer donated by S.R. Perrott!! Stop in at the new Daytona Beach Brewing Company, 482 Fentress Blvd. Unit N, Daytona Beach this Friday, July 18th, 5pm-8pm (must be age 21 and older and present to win). While you’re there plus anyone regardless if they bought a ticket to Splendor will receive a free door prize ticket for each beer purchase of a 16oz, 12oz, or a Flight of 4 - drawings every 15 minutes between 5pm-8pm…..so hang around!!
So join us on Splendor Eve July 18th for Daytona Beach Brewing Company’s “Life’s a Beach Food Truck Friday and Craft Beer Party” at 482 N. Fentress Blvd. Unit N, Daytona Beach and Life’s a Beach Surf-n-Turf Cafe will be outside if you wish to buy dinner while you’re there.
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ONSIGHT: Informative interview with Peter Berns, CEO of The Arc of the United States Since 1962, The Arc Volusia has been committed to providing unique opportunities for independence and learning to adults with developmental disabilities. We offer a wide range of programs for individuals of all abilities to participate in enriching activities that give them a sense of purpose while also providing important services and products to our community.
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Benefits for individuals with I/DD:
Our primary goal is to assist adult members of our community with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) to build their skills, independence, and education through our Life Skills Development 3 programs including academic, vocational, direct care, community inclusion, supported independent living and supported employment programs. To qualify for our programs, all individuals must be over the age of 18, however there is no maximum age to participate. For more information, please visit our contact page for details on how to reach The Arc Volusia.
Benefits for local businesses and individuals
The Arc Volusia offers 100 plus trained and paid local workers ready and willing to complete your projects of Assembling Components and Bulk Mailing services. Quality control and customer service is a key element of our employment service programs. In a typical year, The Arc Volusia Dove Industries completes over 1,500,000 tasks for our Volusia and Flagler County customers.
Help us by showing your support for The Arc Volusia today
Whether you have some spare time or spare change, we welcome assistance from anyone in the community who wishes to give back. The Arc Volusia currently serves more than 220 clients at our two facilities in Daytona Beach and Deland and out in the community with an operating budget of approximately $1.8 million per year. In addition to volunteer and donation opportunities, The Arc Volusia also hosts several events each year to raise funds for our on-going programs and services. These events include: Splendor in the Glass, Labor of Love Spaghetti Fundraiser for Camp, and the Buddy Walk Block Party to celebrate and raise awareness and inclusion of people with Down syndrome and other diagnoses of developmental disabilities. For more information click on any of these events, becoming a volunteer or making a donation, or tabs under Friendraising section.
2009 The Arc of the Year Award Winner
The Local Arc Chapter of the Year Award honors a local chapter for outstanding efforts to maintain and/or build programs of excellence in their community and demonstrate a significant expansion or improvement in services during the past year. In 2009, The Arc Volusia was awarded The Arc of the Year for embodying all that the award stands for. The Arc Volusia reached out to families in neighboring communities that desired services of The Arc not offered in their community and worked as a partner with the local colleges and school systems. The Arc Volusia embodies an agency that is moving forward and expanding, yet constantly improving the quality of services offered.