is a program created by Five Nines that uses scruffy faces to donate technology to children with special needs in Lincoln and Omaha.
Donating technology to kids with special needs
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Scruff for Schools is a program created by Five Nines that uses scruffy faces to donate technology to children with special needs.
James (a Five Nines co-founder) has a son, Kaden, who lives with cerebral palsy. Kaden greatly benefits from the use of an iPad; which showed the Five Nines Family the need for a program like this. By combining No-Shave November with donating technology to children with special needs, Scruff for Schools was born.
Lincoln Community Foundation
215 Centennial Mall South, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68508
Make your check payable to Lincoln Community Foundation. Put “Five Nines Fund” in the memo.
* Donations are tax deductible *
Donations are to the Lincoln Community Foundation for the benefit of the Five Nines Charitable Fund, a donor-advised fund. Donations made for this project will be shared between Lincoln Public Schools Foundation and the Millard Public Schools.
We cannot thank-you for you kindness and generosity towards the success of this student at LPS. Kolton has faced many obstacles in his life at a young age but his passion to be a good student and his motivation to overcome his disabilities shines through each day he comes to school. The iPad with a word prediction app has allowed him to compete with peers at his grade level and produce a 5th grade level of work independently. I wish you could have seen the dance he performed when I showed him the new iPad.