Zach is an 11 year old boy in the care of DASCH. Like other kids his age, Zach enjoys to play, spend time with his friends and family, and learn about the world around him. Unlike many kids however, Zach lives with an intellectual disability that has compromised his ability to verbally communicate. Zach cannot […]
DASCH Inc. is pleased to announce that it is among 10 finalists in the Industrial Alliance (iA) Financial Group Canada-Wide Philanthropic Contest. DASCH Inc. has the chance to win a donation of up to $125,000 to fund the development of Multi-Sensory Rooms (MSRs) for people with intellectual disabilities and autism. Until November 30, 2018, the […]
On February 24th and 25th, DASCH will be having a job fair. Bring your resume with some references, and join our team!
DASCH is pleased to announce “Double Up for DASCH!” Thanks to the wonderful legacy gift from the Jessiman Foundation, we are pleased to be able to kick off our capital campaign with the new “Double Up for DASCH!” YOUR DONATION GETS DOUBLED!
WinnipegFreePress 02/16/2018 by Alexandra Paul: The Winnipeg family that owns Bison Transport has donated $1 million to kick-start a fundraising campaign for community services for adults who
“A Winnipeg charity that provides housing and programming for people with intellectual disabilities had a big start to its capital campaign today. Longtime supporter the Jessiman Foundation is donating $1million. Thanks to the Foundation, all other donations to the cause will be doubled…”
Winnipeg Sun February 15, 2018 by Scott Billeck: The family that helped start a non-profit organization aimed at helping individuals with intellectual disabilities more than 40 years ago left another lasting legacy on Thursday.
CBC News Feb 15, 2018: A Winnipeg non-profit group that provides support for people with intellectual disabilities just received a million-dollar boost.
Coming in 2019! Check back and watch for updates on our 2019 Gala as we honour Jim Kyte! A pioneer in his playing days and an inspirational figure, Jim Kyte was the first legally deaf skater in the NHL and a first-round draft pick of the Winnipeg Jets in 1982. Today Jim Kyte is […]
“Sharing the evening with so many of our supporters at this year’s Gala meant so much to everyone here at DASCH.I really want to make sure you know how truly grateful we all are for your generosity year after year.” Karen Fonseth – CEO DASCH
DASCH CEO, Karen Fonseth, has received the HR Patron of the Year Award for her leadership of our Human Resource department towards diversity and innovation.
On Saturday, May 13th, DASCH presents the first Abilities Awareness 5 K Walk ‘n Roll which includes a free concert from artists Fred Penner, Bold as Lions, and many more.