PERSONS WITH DISABILITY
VETERANS are PRIORITY!
Educators, Employers, Students, Employees CHANGING THE "PERCEPTION" OF "DISabled" to "DIFferently-Abled"!
YOUR TAX-DEDUCTIBLE DONATION OF ANY AMOUNT HELPS US IDENTIFY AND RESTORE HOPE IN "UNDERSERVED" PERSONS WITH DISABILITY, WHO ARE STRIVING TO HELP THEMSELVES BECOME CONTRIBUTING AND PRODUCTIVE CITIZENS
WITHIN THEIR COMMUNITIES IN ARIZONA AND AROUND THE GLOBE VIA INTERNET .
BECOME A SPONSOR OF OUR TALK SHOWS AND OUTREACH PROGRAMS AND COVER OUR BASIC OPERATING AND TRAVEL EXPENSES AS WE HELP YOU IDENTIFY AND RECRUIT POTENTIAL STUDENTS, EMPLOYEES, AND MEMBERS. YOUR LOGO WILL BE SEEN WHEN WE MEET AT COLLEGE CAMPUSES, JOB FAIRS, COMMUNITY & VETERAN SERVICE AGENCIES, REHABILITATION AND INDEPENDENT LIVING CENTERS, FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS, OR YOUR PLACE OF BUSINESS
Danita Applewhite PhD,CRC (aka "Doc Apple") Founder/CEO of White Apple Institute, Talk Show Host, Disability Advocate, Army Veteran, Speaker, Author, Retired Psychology Professor and Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
DO YOU KNOW WHY PEOPLE ARE LISTENING AND SHARING THIS VERY UNIQUE SHOW AND TAKING A BITE OF WHITE APPLE WISDOM (C) ?
Because they want to ASK Dr. Applewhite, Special Guest Celebrities, and Members of the Differently-Abled Network (DAN)
The DAN is a new community outreach and membership program of White Apple Institute (WAI).
The reasons WHY INDIVIDUALS and FAMILIES become members of the DAN is TO:
In 1992, Danita Applewhite PhD-CRC developed the Business, Education, Training Sponsorship (B.E.T.S.) program to introduce employers to the benefits of sponsoring “underserved” persons in workforce development programs. The term “underserved” persons usually designates a rural and socio-economically disadvantaged community in need of medical resources. However, Dr. Applewhite broadened the term to include women, veterans, minorities, non-English speakers with anxiety disorders, and those with undisclosed disabilities (learning, emotional/mental, nonvisible, as well as, visible). In agreement with her many colleagues, she found that the major reasons people continually drop classes, quit their jobs, and lose hope in their future wass due to the
After years of recovery from a near-fatal car accident, resulting in life with chronic pain and wheelchair use she still continues to seek out and mentor underserved persons with disability who are at risk of hopelessness, joblessness, homelessness, and suicidal thoughts affecting adult students and veterans in today's world.
Sponsorships provide urgently needed funds , unavailable by other programs and related to returning and/or maintaining success in the classroom and workplace (i.e., test fees, accommodations, equipment, transportation, medications for mental and physical health, child care, basic needs and more.)
On the ASK Dr. Applewhite Talk Show YOU will
The reason why EMPLOYERS, EDUCATORS, COUNSELORS, MEMBERS OF SOCIAL CLUBS and FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATIONS Sponsor DAN Meetings is to:
Coming May 2019 Application process begins May 1, 2019 and ends July. Complete the Contact Form to be placed on our waiting list.
A unique campaign operated for the same purpose of the orginal B.E.T.S. program. However, in response to the increasing suicidal thoughts and death by suicide rates for veterans , the staff of White Apple Institute is kicking off the Place Your B.E.T.S. on Our VETS Campaign during the Differently-Abled Network meetings.
The focus is on women and men veterans with mental and Non-visible disability (service-connected or not).
The goal is to encourage 200 veterans by December 2020 to share their story and ASK for what they NEED to SUCCEED at school and work.
Student Veterans with dependents are priority.
Sponsors Place their B.E.T.S. On Our VETS to
Reference: https://mission22.org , Veterans Crisis Hotline https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/help-yourself/veterans/
For a CHANGE will YOU spare your change $ $ ¢ ¢ to help "underserved" disabled veterans and their eliglble family members who are striving to help themselves finish higher education goals and succeed in the workforce!
The "underserved" veteran and other persons with disability, are those who are NOT eligible to receive needed VA and other community services BECAUSE
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