Dreamscape Blog

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 you give 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 joy! What 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...


What is Accessibility and Why Does It Matter?

Date Posted: July 23, 2018

We use the term “accessibility” a lot here at Dreamscape Foundation. A big part of our mission is to provide accessibility to disabled individuals, but what does that even mean? If you aren’t familiar with the term, it all sounds pretty vague and abstract, yet this term refers to something very specific and crucial to everyday life. What is Accessibility, Exactly? Accessibility is a Read More...


Living with LHON: An Interview

Date Posted: July 20, 2018

Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy. Commonly referred to as LHON, the disease is a mouthful to pronounce. On average, only 100 United States citizens are diagnosed per year, yet those 100 lives are drastically changed the moment symptoms start to unfold. Dreamscape Foundation Founder Joe Sehwani is one of the few to inherit it unexpectedly. His experience was a core influence in the Read More...


What Companies are Doing to Improve Disabled Employment

Date Posted: July 13, 2018

A lot of talk has been circling about the low unemployment rate in the United States. As of June 2018, our nation stands at 4% unemployment—just two percent shy of its 3.8% the month prior. Yet that number doesn’t align with every demographic’s situation. While overall unemployment percentages are on a steady decline, the percentage of unemployed disabled persons isn’t. Between Read More...