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News for 02.09.17
 

GATEPATH RECEIVES GENEROUS GRANT FROM THE PENINSULA HEALTH CARE DISTRICT

GATEPATH RECEIVES GENEROUS GRANT FROM THE PENINSULA HEALTH CARE DISTRICT
Press Release
February 7, 2017
REDWOOD CITY, CA-: Gatepath is pleased to announce that it has received a $56,000 grant from the Peninsula Health Care District’s (PHCD) Community Grants Program. This grant will support Gatepath’s mission to empower people with special needs and developmental disabilities to achieve their full potential through ...
 
News for 02.08.17
 

Award-winning Actor Colin Farrell to Deliver Keynote Address at “The Power of Possibilities” Event

Award-winning Actor Colin Farrell to Deliver Keynote Address at “The Power of Possibilities” Event
Recognizing the achievements of people with special needs and disabilities
Press Release
February 1, 2017
Redwood City, CA —Actor Colin Farrell will deliver the keynote address at Gatepath’s annual Power of Possibilities recognition event on Thursday, March 23, 2017, at the San Francisco Airport Marriot Waterfront in Burlingame, CA. As a parent ...
 
News for 01.12.17
 

Gatepath Names Four New Directors to Board

Working to create a world where people with special needs are fully accepted, respected and included
Redwood City, CA — Gatepath, one of the oldest and largest Bay Area nonprofits serving children and adults with special needs and developmental disabilities, recently named four new members to its Board of Directors.

“We have an amazing board a ...
 
News for 10.05.16
 

Hundreds of Parents in Disability Community Join Together at Town Hall Forum

Receive expert advice on how to plan for their child’s future
October 4, 2016 
Redwood City, CA — “What happens to my child when I am gone?” It is question no parent wants to think about, but is especially important when that child has special needs or developmental disabilities, and requires a team of support for his or her entire life. C ...
 
News for 09.03.16
 

Hundreds in the Disabilities Community Join Together to Attend Stanford Cardinal Home Opener

Hundreds in the Disabilities Community Join Together to Attend Stanford Cardinal Home Opener
At the Inaugural “Special Needs Family Appreciation Night”
Press Release
September 3, 2016

Redwood City, CA — Several Bay Area nonprofits serving individuals with special needs and developmental disabilities joined together for the inaugural “Special Needs Family Appreciation Night” at the Stanford Cardinal home opener against the Kansas S ...
 
News for 04.19.16
 

Long-Term Funding by Genentech Supports Local Youth with Autism

Long-Term Funding by Genentech Supports Local Youth with Autism
Making it possible for Gatepath to serve more students in its Autism Social Connection media arts classes
Press Release
April 21, 2016

Redwood City, CA — During  the past four years, Genentech has generously donated $175,000 in grants to help fund Gatepath’s Autism Social Connection (ASC) film and media arts classes, making it possible for ...
 
News for 02.04.16
 

GATEPATH RECEIVES GENEROUS GRANT FROM THE PENINSULA HEALTH CARE DISTRICT

GATEPATH RECEIVES GENEROUS GRANT FROM THE PENINSULA HEALTH CARE DISTRICT
Press Release
February 4, 2016
Redwood City, CA — Gatepath is pleased to announce that it has received a $51,000 grant from the Peninsula Health Care District’s (PHCD) Community Grants Program. This grant will support Gatepath’s mission of empowering people with special needs and disabilities to achieve their full potential through innovative, ...
 
News for 01.20.16
 

Governor Brown’s Budget Is Failing People with Developmental Disabilities

Press Release
January 20, 2015
San Francisco, CA -- Californians should be outraged that, once again, individuals with developmental disabilities and their families are being shortchanged in Governor Jerry Brown’s budget released January 7, 2016. It is very optimistic to think the governor’s proposed tax on health plans could possibly generate ...
 
News for 01.11.16
 

Bay Area Hospital Makes Big Donation to Support People with Special Needs and Disabilities

Bay Area Hospital Makes Big Donation to Support People with Special Needs and Disabilities
Press Release
January 11, 2015
Redwood City, CA — Gatepath, the oldest nonprofit in Silicon Valley providing support services to individuals with special needs and their families, announced that Sutter Health Mills-Peninsula Health Services made a $200,000 donation to support Gatepath’s continued work in developing innovative and inclusive ...
 
News for 12.23.15
 

Electronic Arts Hosts Exclusive Holiday Party for Children with Special Needs

Gatepath’s Early Intervention Participants Visit with Santa Claus in Private Setting

REDWOOD CITY, CA – For nearly 20 years, Electronic Arts (EA) executives have hosted an annual holiday party and private visit with Santa Claus for children with special needs in Gatepath’s Early Intervention Program. EA has made it possible for thousands of ...
 
News for 10.22.15
 

Gaming Industry Leader, Bryan Neider, Announced as Gatepath’s New CEO

PRESS RELEASE:
October 22, 2015
CONTACT: Julia Ballantyne, 916.390.4671 cell
Jballantyne@gatepath.org
 
Gaming Industry Leader, Bryan Neider, Announced as Gatepath’s New CEO
Neider to Succeed Sheryl Young in leading the longest-tenured Bay Area agency serving people with disabilities
Redwood City, CA – Gatepath, a Bay Area nonprofit serving ...
 
News for 10.20.15
 

Uniqlo Honored for Commitment to Hiring People with Disabilities

PRESS RELEASE:
October 20, 2015
CONTACT:
Julia Ballantyne, 916.390.4671 cell
Jballantyne@gatepath.com

San Francisco, CA — Global Japanese retailer Uniqlo was named "Employer of the Year" at Gatepath's "Power of Possibilities" recognition event for its commitment to hiring adults with special needs and disabilities.
"It's such an honor to r ...
 
News for 05.15.15
 

Nonprofit Leader Receives Inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award

PRESS RELEASE:
May 15, 2015
CONTACT:
Julia Ballantyne, 916.390.4671 cell
Jballantyne@gatepath.com
Nonprofit Leader Receives Inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award
Recognized for being one of the most influential nonprofit leaders in San Mateo County
Redwood City, CA –Community Gatepath CEO Sheryl Young, considered by the community as one ...
 
News for 01.28.15
 

Take Care of Yourself, So You Can Take Care of Those With Special Needs

Take Care of Yourself, So You Can Take Care of Those With Special Needs
Special Needs Wellness Fair
Teresa is a single mom raising three daughters ages 10, 17 and 22. She has a busy part-time career as a sales manager for a Bay Area based computer engineering company. Her eldest daughter Corrie was born with Cerebral Palsy and requires around-the-clock care.  She struggles daily with balancing the activities of her ...
 
News for 11.19.14
 

Black Friday. Cyber Monday. #GivingTuesday!


Gatepath Impacts Lives… You Can “Tue”!
In two weeks, on December 2, Gatepath will participate in #GivingTuesday, an online day of giving. You can help us spread the word by sharing this email, our social media posts or blogs about #GivingTuesday with your networks.
#GivingTuesday is a day to give back. If everyone in our online ...
 
News for 11.13.14
 

Gatepath & Wings Learning Center join forces for A Wellness Special Needs Resource Fair!

Wings Learning CenterCommunity Gatepath are joining forces to present a unique Resource Fair for the special needs community. On Saturday, February 7, 2015, caregivers and professionals who take care of children, youth and adults with special needs will have an opportunity to come together and focus on THEIR wellness needs.. They will have the ...
 
News for 11.05.14
 

Caring Santa is Coming to Town!

Caring Santa is Coming to Town!
Caring Santa is making his way back to the North Pole and stopping at Stanford Shopping Center on his way home! Visit the jolly fellow on Sunday, December 7th from 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Caring Santa is unique experience, where children with special needs and their families are invited to a special photo session with Santa in an environment set ...
 
News for 08.14.14
 

Touch-a-Truck FREE family Event 9/20/14

Touch-a-Truck FREE family Event 9/20/14
Climb, explore and discover your favorite things on wheels. Bring your family to a BIG DAY OF FUN as we transform our school parking lot into a FREE car and truck touch museum.
There will also be a FAMILY FUN FAIRE with Art Projects, Face Painting, and Entertainment. Fun for the entire family! Fun Faire Entrance Fee - $20 per ...
 
News for 08.10.14
 

Learning Links Preschool, Mountain View Open House

Learning Links Preschool, Mountain View Open House
Come to Learning Links Preschool, Mountain View Open House on Saturday, August 16th from 9:30am – 11:30am and join us for an informational morning and special savings!
We encourage you to bring your friends and family to take a tour of the facility, learn more about our teachers and find out about our referral discount program.
Learning Links ...
 
News for 08.06.14
 

The Power of Possibilities Recognition Luncheon

The Power of Possibilities Recognition Luncheon
Changing the game is a personal decision.  The courage to take action comes from within us and is shaped by our ongoing life experiences.  Anthony Ianni’s courage – against all odds – is game changing!
At the age of four, he was diagnosed with Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD), a disorder on the Autism spectrum.  His parents were told ...
 
News for 07.16.14
 

Treasures, Gems, Odds and Ends

Treasures, Gems, Odds and Ends
The Hillsborough Auxiliary invites you to beautify your home, enhance your closet and support Community Gatepath on Saturday, August 2, at the Resale Shop’s annual Inside & Out Sale!
The Resale Shop will be filled with items collected from high-end estates along the Peninsula… a plethora of treasures just waiting to be found! Arrive early and ...
 
News for 07.03.14
 

EventPath Dance Party

EventPath Dance Party
 
The EventPath Dance Parties have been a big hit this year and we have already done two, one in February 2014 and June 2014! After having a large turnout at the dance party December 2013 with Genentech volunteers held on a Wednesday, the day has changed from Friday to Wednesday night. Families bring food and everyone dances the night away. ...
 
News for 06.27.14
 

Moulin Rouge Gala was Magnificent!

Moulin Rouge Gala was Magnificent!
The Moulin Rouge Gala, hosted by the Hillsborough Auxiliary to Community Gatepath, was a great success! Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, donors, benefactors, and attendees, the Gala helped raise $250,000 for those served by Community Gatepath.  These gifts will allow Community Gatepath to continue to provide First Words, First Steps, ...
 
News for 05.07.14
 

Note of thanks from Sheryl Young

Note of thanks from Sheryl Young
In total, we received 231 gifts from individuals and businesses that donated $63,148 through Silicon Valley Gives.
We also want to recognize our Board Ambassadors for hosting their team pages: TEAM PETER (Larry Grotte); TEAM HENRY (Todd Gemmer); HOME AWAY FROM HOME (Grace Gengoux); and TEAM KAYDIN CASSIDY(Linda Cassidy) who collectively r ...
 
News for 05.02.14
 

Free Toca Boca Workshop

Free Toca Boca Workshop
Try out some of Toca Boca’s top selling apps! Free fun giveaways will be presented to all participants. Attendees will have a chance to win Toca Boca t-shirts, posters and monster socks. Join us for an informational and hands-on free workshop.
When: May 3 from 10am-12pm
Where: Niall P. McCarthy Center for Children & Families, 1764 Marco Polo ...

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