PROJECT ELF ACCEPTS APPLICATIONS STARTING OCTOBER 15, 2023
PROJECT ELF - APPLICATIONS OPEN OCTOBER 15, 2023
Applications for Project Elf will open on October 15, 2023 and close November 15, 2023. No requests for Project Elf will be accepted prior to this date. YOU MUST SUBMIT THE OFFICIAL FORM TO BE CONSIDERED. No request will be considered that is not submitted on the official Project Elf Application. You have to download the Word document to fill it out and save it on your own computer, then you will email it to submit. Follow the below instructions.
HOW TO USE THE FORM TO APPLY
The official request form will appear below when applications open. You must click on the form below that works for you (individual or family request form below (individual or family request form).
When it opens, save it on your desktop of your computer as your own file.
Complete the form, save it again.
Email the completed form as an attachment to Info@TheDaneFoundation.org.
Those selected to receive services for Christmas from The Dane Foundation will be notified via email by December 5, 2023. Recipients will be required to pick up the donated Christmas items/gifts on a determined date at The Dane Foundation offices in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. No gifts will be delivered by the organization.
Please note: To qualify for assistance from The Dane Foundation, an individual or member of the family must have a qualifying physical or developmental disability. Examples of these are mental retardation, traumatic brain injury, downs syndrome, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, parapelgia, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, etc.
We DO NOT serve individuals with mental health related disabilities or addictions. Please visit the ADM Board's website or call 211 for a list of providers that serve the mental health and/or addiction populations.
Many have already joined The Dane Foundation's Project Elf Corps, but many are still needed! You can adopt an individual or an entire family. You will receive a Christmas wish list to use for shopping. You do the shopping, provide the unwrapped items to The Dane Foundation. Our in-house elves will coordinate, wrap, and distribute the gifts! Don't want to shop...cash donations are accepted and we will do the shopping!
To be an ELF in 2023, download and email us the above I Want To Be An Elf form