Dreamscape Blog

Top Resources for Disabled Veterans

Date Posted: February 18, 2019

Our Veterans left their families and homes to fight the battles necessary to secure the safety of our nation and the world. What many of us civilians don’t hear or see is the life changing impact left on not only these brave men and women but their loved ones as well. To put it into prospective, based on a survey by the American Community Survey, in 2017 an estimated 26.3% of Read More...


6 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Down Syndrome

Date Posted: February 15, 2019

Education starts with awareness. That’s why we’re taking the time to cover some of the disabilities in today’s society you may have heard of, but know surprisingly little about them. Our blog series starts with Down syndrome. Read along as we cover some basic facts about this disability, it’s features, and risk factors. 6 Facts About Down Syndrome What is Down syndrome, exactly? Get Read More...


Raising Funds Through Retail with eBay Giving Works

Date Posted: February 8, 2019

In this day and age, many nonprofits have to get creative in order to find ways to raise funds. Here at Dreamscape Foundation, we try to find strategies that help us raise large funds efficiently so we can spend more time helping others. Enter eBay Giving Works: eBay’s way of letting online sellers and buyers raise funds for their favorite charities. What is eBay Giving Works? In Read More...


A Volunteer’s Look at a Night to Shine

Date Posted: February 1, 2019

Sammy Callari is just one of many who will be volunteering to help bring SWFL’s “Night to Shine” alive this February. However, this isn’t his first rodeo. Sammy has volunteered for this event before and has a strong passion for the impact it has on the disabled community. Who is Sammy Callari? Sammy is a former MMA fighter who became a personal trainer. It was there he met Parker, a Read More...


Derek Daniel Uncovers Life After Sight Loss

Date Posted: January 25, 2019

Life is a challenge when you’re born with limited or no vision, but what about when you lose this pivotal sense later on in life? Whether it happens in a single moment or over the course of time, the impact will rock your entire way of living. You’re thrown into a brand new world where you’re forced to figure out life after sight loss. It happened to Derek Daniel. His story became Read More...


Tiltify Offers a Charitable Spin on Streaming

Date Posted: January 25, 2019

Live streaming is here to stay. According to Cision PR Newswire, streaming is projected to become a 70.5 billion dollar industry by 2021. Yet it isn’t just great for profit. With the rapid swell of audiences for live streaming channels comes an opportunity to bring people together in a common cause. In fact, that’s exactly what Tiltify does for it’s users. What is Read More...


Samivaya JD Shares His Story to Empower Others

Date Posted: January 18, 2019

Samivaya JD is the human and story behind his self-titled YouTube channel, which offers a glimpse into the many unique aspects of his life. His personable videos offer a window into not just one, but many minority labels, including the culture and lifestyles that come with them. But what are they, exactly? And who is he? Read on to discover a glimpse of this young man’s story. Who is Read More...


The Special Needs Community Gets a “Night to Shine” in Southwest Florida

Date Posted: January 11, 2019

On February 8, 2019, special needs communities across the globe will come together for a “Night to Shine”. What began as an event sparked by the Tim Tebow Foundation has now become a movement recognizing and celebrating the beauty of 90,000 unique individuals as they are showered with love. What is Night to Shine All About? Churches around the globe are literally rolling out the Read More...


What is the Americans with Disabilities Act?

Date Posted: January 5, 2019

The Americans with Disabilities Act, also known as ADA, is nothing new. First implemented in 1990, it was the United States government’s first step toward addressing the needs of citizens living with disabilities. Yet as technology and our culture evolved, so did the challenges faced by disabled Americans. Accessibility became a hurdle not only in the physical world but also the vast Read More...


Why the JAWS Screen Reader Ranks #1 Among Global Users

Date Posted: January 4, 2019

JAWS may sound like something out of Hollywood, yet it’s the world’s most popular screen reader on the market today. According to a survey by WebAIM in 2017, 46.6% of participants named it their primary screen reader while 66% admitted to using it frequently. But why? What makes the JAWS Screen Reader sit at the top of the list? Read on as we explore everything you need to know about Read More...