LIFE’s Wine Tasting Fundraiser A Success!

Everyone had a great time at LIFE’s Second Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser!  So much so that we have already scheduled next year’s event for December 6th, 2018. Many thanks to the staff of the Savannah Wine Cellar for hosting our event, to Virginia Tech’s Culinary students for whipping up such tasty hors d’oeuvres, and to […]

Help Us Improve Pubic Transportation!

One of the major hurdles we face today is transportation! Georgia Legislator, Al Williams, wants YOUR input regarding what’s working and what isn’t with our transportation system. Please take some time to share your concerns, new ideas and possible     solutions regarding our current transportation system. Click here to take a short survey  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DTL8MNS   and then […]

A Great Ending!

Mrs. S. called LIFE, Inc. because she needed a wheelchair ramp for her son, who was having a very difficult time getting into and out of their apartment with his power chair.  LIFE jumped into action to help this family out. For more than 20 years, LIFE has been building permanent wheelchair ramps for people […]

Bill Gates: Polio will be eradicated this year, the endgame is near

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/10/24/bill-gates-humanity-will-see-its-last-case-of-polio-this-year.html In 1988 — when wild poliovirus was in more than 125 countries, paralyzing 350,000 people every year — the World Health Assembly launched the Global Polio Eradication Initiative to help eliminate the disease through a mass immunization campaign. In 2007 the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation joined other major health organizations already committed to the […]

NCIL Invites You to Participate in a National Survey about Accessible Parking and Placard Abuse

  The National Council on Independent Living (NCIL) invites you to participate in an online survey for people who require accessible parking, or have disabled placard or license plates. The survey takes about 15 minutes and will have a major effect on policies related to parking for people with disabilities. – Take the survey ( […]

Mayor’s Committee Employer of the Year Award and Luncheon on October 18

The Mayor’s Committee has selected McDonald’s on St. Simons Island to receive our Employer of the Year Award based on their noteworthy efforts to recruit, hire, train and retain employees with disabilities. We will present the award at our annual award luncheon on Wednesday, October 18, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM, at the Ole Times […]