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2901 38th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55406
Phone: (612) 724-8565
www.deafconnection.org
EIN: 41-1887057

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Congolese Deaf children eagerly learn from a skilled Deaf teacher.

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$280 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of $280 will provide a full set of uniforms for an athletic team in countries like Kenya and Jamaica. The participants will also receive the necessary gear required to play competitive sports, which is usually soccer. more

$12 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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A modest investment of just $12 pays for one month of school fees, books and school supplies for a Deaf high school student in Africa. more

$2 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift will provide one sign language dictionary for a family. Deaf trainers introduce the dictionary to the families, and show non-verbal activities that get families and their Deaf children communicating better. more

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of $50 provides three months’ full support to Deaf Community Workers (DCW). The DCWs are provided from this gift a small stipend, travel allowances and materials to share with families. more

$250 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of a hearing aid and batteries will assist a moderately to severely deaf child to cope with and flourish in the hearing world. Profoundly Deaf individuals get by just fine using sign and written languages. Empowerment of this group is the primary focus of GDC. more

$25 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of only $25 will pay the weekly salary of a sign language interpreter in a teacher training college. The interpreter will sign for a small group of Deaf teacher trainees, making it possible for them to understand their professor. Deaf students struggle to learn when they don’t have interpreters. more

$35 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your gift of $35 will provide two sets of uniforms for a deaf student including shoes for one school year. more

$30 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your $30 gift of a job for an out of school Deaf adolescent provides a unique on-the-job training (OJT) experience. GDC, through its partners, match the interests and aptitude of Deaf adolescents with suitable employment. more

$50 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your donation of just $50 would make it possible for a Deaf orphan to receive an education and be cared for in a residential school such as the Congo Silent Cooperative for the Deaf or in one of the 38 boarding schools for the Deaf in Kenya. more

$30 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Can you imagine paying only $300 annually to attend college or to support a Deaf student to become a teacher? That is roughly the annual cost to attend the well respected Machakos Teachers’ College (MTC) in Kenya. more

$25 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Treat Deaf AIDS Add this gift item to your wishlist or registry

One month of medicine

Global Deaf Connection

Your life saving gift of $25 per month will provide a month's supply of antiretroviral treatments as well as vitamin supplements and some provision towards a balanced diet. GDC is especially concerned about the Deaf woman and HIV / AIDS in Africa. There are an estimated 300,000 Deaf women in Sub-Saharan Africa. more

$65 Add this gift item to your shopping cart

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Your contribution of $65 supports one month of intensive literacy tutoring for a small group of Deaf high schoolers. The tutors focus on reading fluency, reading comprehension, and writing skills. Other academic subjects and basic study skills are included as needed. more