#whyIsignTrending Partners: CAD, LEAD-K & DawnSignPress

#whyIsign Trending Partners: CAD, LEAD-K & DawnSignPress MARCH 13th-15th: 48 HOUR #whyIsign CAMPAIGN For Immediate Release February 25, 2016 CONTACT Matthew Sampson, Media Contact mhsampson1@gmail.com Stacy Abrams, Families Contact whyisign@gmail.com Stacy Abrams started #whyIsign trending to celebrate Deaf children’s families Stacy Abrams, a mentor for families of Deaf babies and children in Arizona, had started…

#whyIsign PARTNERSHIP SNEAK PREVIEW!!!

#whyIsign PARTNERSHIP SNEAK PREVIEW!!! Stacy Abram’s #whyIsign campaign is partnering with California Association of the Deaf, LEAD-K, and DawnSignPress for a 48-hour campaign during March 13-15th.  Be on the lookout for more information about this exciting campaign partnership. Thank you Rosa Lee Timm, Adam Jarashaw, and Jon Ziev for your awesome volunteer work! If you have…

CAD Responds to Starkey’s February 17th Letter

Dear Marti Jones, Thank you for your response. We appreciate the Starkey Hearing Foundation’s effort of keeping communication accessible by having “licensed” ASL interpreters who were volunteers at the event. We also do understand the mission in providing hearing aids for those who have various hearing levels.  Please know that the Deaf community does not use…

CAD’s Open Letter to Disney

To Whom It May Concern: California Association of the Deaf (CAD) wants to take the moment to thank you for producing the magical video about one of the awesome families – the McFeely-Johnson family from ASL Nook — whose children, Shaylee and Ivy, realized that the Disney characters were able to sign with them.  …