Author Archives: David's House Ministries

2019 Walk-A-Thon

Our Annual Heart & Sole Walk-A-Thon was a HUGE success because of our generous participants, donors, and sponsors. We could not have done it without you. This year, we raised over $165,000! Top Resident Fundraisers: Matthieu K – $12,000+ Joel M – $10,000+ David D – $6,000+ Top Non-Resident Fundraiser: Katie Mast – $1,600+ Top […]

2019 Summer Volunteer Groups

6.14.2019 Disher Design Disher came out and helped us remove a retaining wall, clean out vehicles, pull weeds, spread dirt and grass seed, and more! 6.25.2019 Youth Week Work Groups 31 and 15 came out during Youth Week to help with activities, clean vans, and beating the heat with a water fight! 7.9.2019 Blythefield Hills […]

Celebrating 32 Years!

David’s House Ministries began with a family searching for a loving, Christian home for their son. Founder’s Jay and Lois had been unsuccessful in finding a care facility that they believed could provide the care they wanted for their son. With the urging of a friend, they began the journey of creating David’s House Ministries. […]

Resident & Family Advocate

This past March, Ann Braford celebrated 30 years with the ministry! During her time here, she has worked various roles including bookkeeper, direct care, and Executive Director. At the beginning of May, Ann added another new role to the list – Resident & Family Advocate, a new part-time role within the ministry. When asked about […]

Employment Awareness in the Developmental Disabilities Community

  In 1987, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed March as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. Since then, the goal has been to raise awareness by having individuals with and without disabilities share their stories about living alongside each other and to highlight inclusion and togetherness.  A large topic surrounding developmental disability awareness is employment. The majority of […]