Tag Archives: Empower Deaf

I got the letter that I’ve been waiting on for 2 1/2 years!

Hello Everyone! I arrived home last night and opened up a letter from the IRS: VIDEO “Dear Applicant: We’re pleased to tell you we determined you’re exempt from federal income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)3. Donors can deduct … Continue reading

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Update on The Deaf Dream: Challenges and Miracles

We just sent out the latest newsletter from The Deaf Dream. It’s a newsy email so I thought I’d share it here on the blog as well. So many good things happening! Sign up to get the newsletter yourself. It’s … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Shawn from the Netherlands. “I’m Deaf. I Dream.”

My friends, Sanne and Shawn, from the Netherlands just put out their own “I’m Deaf. I Dream.” videos!!! I love it and wanted to share it with you guys. Enjoy! 🙂 Please make your own “I’m Deaf. I Dream.” video … Continue reading

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VIDEO: My Friend’s Fight for Deaf Muslim Women Rights

***It’s funny, we had been signing in a mix of Turkish Sign Language, American Sign Language, and VGC (Visual Gestural Communication) before filming this, so you can probably see a few ASL signs pop up throughout the video. 🙂 *** … Continue reading

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The Life Cycle of an ASL Student

You’ve discovered the magic of ASL. You’re the teacher’s pet in your class. You watch ASL videos on YouTube like a fiend. You even go to an occasional Deaf event.            (Well, no one said you … Continue reading

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The Deaf Dream

Hey y’all! It’s been ages, I know!  Been a little busy with my recent goal: The Deaf Dream organization.  I’m sure several of you have heard about it through facebook, twitter, on my site www.thedeafdream.org and such, but it’s been … Continue reading

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Making Dreams Happen: My Non-Profit Goal

One of the most exciting things to do is allow yourself to dream.  I am addicted to it.  But I think I have found a stronger addiction: making those dreams happen. For those of you who don’t yet know, I … Continue reading

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