Dreamscape Blog

Financial Planning for the Future: Tips for Individuals with Disabilities

Date Posted: September 24, 2018

Planning for the future can be a stressful endeavor, but it’s absolutely necessary these days if you want to ensure that you are well taken care of down the road. There may be health issues and medical bills, rising insurance costs, and home maintenance to think about, and for individuals with disabilities, there is also the possibility of long-term care. Knowing that you’ve prepared as Read More...


Tips for Nonprofit Success: An Interview with Matthew Hale

Date Posted: September 21, 2018

Running a successful nonprofit requires more than just good intentions. The passion that births these charitable causes has to have a plan in order to achieve success. So what should startup nonprofits do in order to give their cause the best chance for success? Dreamscape Foundation caught up with Matthew Hale to glean some insight. Who is Matthew Hale? Matthew Hale is a Political Science Read More...


“First of It’s Kind” Blind Voting System Available to New Hampshire in Primary Election

Date Posted: September 14, 2018

A new “blind voting system” called One4All is being introduced to all of New Hampshire in the US Primary Election. This tablet-based technology is designed to assist the blind and visually impaired as they cast their ballots. This easy-to-use system offers both assistance and privacy for voters, who previously may have opted to cast their vote via absentee mail ballots or with Read More...


Users are Pushing Companies Toward ADA Website Compliance

Date Posted: September 7, 2018

Sometimes getting companies to do the right thing requires a little push. This is exactly what Juan Carlos Gil did in 2017 when he brought Winn-Dixie to court for their lack of ADA website compliance. The need for accessibility doesn’t solely exist in the realm of physical needs. Our ever-growing dependence on digital media requires us to make it accessible to everyone. In this blog, Read More...


Give and Game: How to Donate Using Humble Bundle

Date Posted: August 31, 2018

Humble Bundle gives gamers a way to turn everyday fun into acts of charity. The concept is simple. You buy the games you want and Humble Bundle gives a little of what you spend to the nonprofit organization of your choice. But how do you do that, exactly? This guide will walk you step-by-step through the process of giving. But first, let’s dive into the backstory of this “bundle” of Read More...


The Benefits of In-Kind Contributions

Date Posted: August 24, 2018

Not all donations have to start with dollar signs. While financial gifts to non-profits can be influential, sometimes the best thing you or your business can offer are the skills or products you know best. We call these donations in-kind contributions. They bring unique opportunities to the table. From raffle items to event collaborations and more, discover how businesses are making a Read More...


Perseverance Paves a Path

Date Posted: August 17, 2018

There are days when our disabilities feel debilitating. From physical to cognitive limitations, seemingly easy activities most people take for granted can feel like Mount Everest. Yet whether you were born with a disability or you develop one, it’s important to remember that your condition is not the end of life. For motivation, we’ve brought a handful of stories to the table not only Read More...


Giving Assistant: An Online Shopping Rewards Platform Where Everyone Wins

Date Posted: August 10, 2018

Recently, Dreamscape Foundation wrote a blog about how you can use Giving Assistant to help us bridge the accessibility gap for individuals with disabilities. It’s an online shopping rewards platform that almost sounds too good to be true. You save money as you shop by receiving cash back at thousands of major online brands which you can then pocket, donate, or both! But how is that Read More...


Fund the Charity Room Brings Charity to Twitch with Sonic Zeroes

Date Posted: August 3, 2018

Video games are all fun and games, yet Fund the Charity Room is giving it a special twist on Twitch. At noon on August 11th, they’ll be streaming a competition called Sonic Zeroes between 4 streamers. The winner? None of them, really. This Sonic Heroes marathon is all about raising funds for Extra Life, a non-profit that teams up with gamers to raise funds for their local Children’s Read More...


eSight Eyewear Gives Sight Back to the Blind

Date Posted: July 27, 2018

The idea that a pair of glasses can restore vision to the blind sounds like something straight out of science fiction. Just the thought sparks images of Geordi La Forge, the blind lieutenant commander from Star Trek whose futuristic visor enabled him to see. Yet, like many things born from imagination, this miraculous invention didn’t stay in the realm of fiction. Today it exists through Read More...