Grantee: Fair Shake Network, Inc., www.fairshake.org.
Project: Building a Coalition for People with Disabilities in West Virginia
Purpose of the Project: FSN will build and expand the Network as a grassroots, cross-disability advocacy organization that includes persons with developmental disabilities and their families. The FSN will provide training for Network members and the general public about the legislative process, self-advocacy and topics relevant to people with disabilities. The principle aims are to advocate for state and national legislation and policies that contribute to self-determination, independence, integration, and inclusion of persons with disabilities in their communities.
Contact Information: Paul Smith, Executive Director, 304-766-0061, 800-497-4746 or firstname.lastname@example.org