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Yavapai Exceptional Industries Takes Part in Arizona Gives

03 April 2016   Yavapai Exceptional Industries!
Yavapai Exceptional Industries! (YEI!) is proud to join Arizona Gives Day Tuesday, April 5, 2016, along with thousands of nonprofits from all over the state!

Through an online portal,Arizonans will be able to unite and support their favorite nonprofit(s) for exactly 24 hours of virtual giving. Sponsored by FirstBank, this day of fundraising is a community-led effort toinvest in our state.

Says YEI! Executive Director Brad Newman, “Because ‘Arizona Gives’ to YEI!, 158 people each day are supported in five facilities that are completely paid off in programs of training, employment, activities, transportation, and even Summer Camp! YEI! is 42-years young and going strong because everyone pitches in!”

From 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5, supporters of Yavapai Exceptional Industries (YEI!) can go online to to help support their local community. Pleaseselect Yavapai Exceptional Industries on the donation page (YEI!) so that YEI! may accept your direct contribution, and putyour personal investment to work.

For more information, about the good work that YEI! does all year long, visit “The Tour Will Make Your Day!” Yavapai Exceptional Industries (YEI!) is a charitable organization founded in 1974 to support adults with disabilities.

YEI! has been providing job training, employment, volunteer placements, and support services for these developmentally disabled adult residents of the cities and towns of the Central Highlands. Their program of “Developmental Employment” includes the award-winning “Community Contribution Corps” (community volunteer placements) and has been continually accredited at the highest level of service by the National Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) since 1978.


Brad Newman