Disability Resources is a Reno, Nevada based non-profit committed to helping local individuals with disabilities achieve their highest potential through the development of individualized goals and supports. Their mission statement is: “Empowering individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in achieving personal growth and fulfillment through life skills training in support of independence, inclusion, and community engagement.”
Disability Resources accomplishes this goal in part through New2U Computers, their eWaste recycling center. They are a certified electronic recycler providing employment opportunities to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
The check pictured came from an annual event hosted by Gratis Payment Processing. They provide their clients with the option to have a portion or all of their merchant services savings donated to local non-profits.
Disability Resources Corporate Officers Holding the Check from Left to Right: Arissa Punches (secretary), Vivian Ruiz (executive director), Chris McQuattie (vice president) (also Vice President, Branch Relationship Manager for Meadows Bank), Keenan Polan (president), and Kenneth McCormick (director).