Happenings & Stories

Dan Marino Foundation Recognition Dinner

Meagan Bouscher-Miranda, HDS Foundation Program Manager, attended the DMF Recognition Dinner, held at the Hampton Inn, Fort Lauderdale.  All the job coaches, interns, and job sites were praised for their efforts in helping the interns achieve their summer program...

1st Day of Summer Internship Program

A great deal of excitement and anticipation in the air at the HDS Foundation as our first Summer Internship Program kicks off.  We welcomed four student interns from the Dan Marino Foundation Summer STEPS Program, together with their Job Coach and Supervisor.  Our...

2013 Cheer Buddies Banquet

The Cypress Bay Cheer Squad and the Cheer Buddies held their yearly baquet at Weston Hills Country Club. They celebrated their accomplishments and said goodbye to the Senior class, awards were given out and comical "Superlatives." All the students had a wonderful time...

Orientation for Dan Marino Summer STEPS Program

The HDS Foundation staff attended Orientation for the Dan Marino Foundation Summer STEPS Internship Program this week.   HDS is a new partner for the Dan Marino Foundation, and will be a summer job site for a small group of interns.  As part of the Foundation’s long...

Cypress Bay High School ESE End of the Year Brunch

As the school year comes to an end, the Cypress Bay High School students were able to put their skills into practice at the end of the year luncheon. Students, teachers, members from the ESE department, and employers were all present as the students spoke about what...

Autism Day: The Marlins VS The Phillies

The HDS family visited the Marlins Park on Sunday, April 14th to watch the hometown Marlins take on the Philadelphia Phillies.  The Marlins went above and beyond to focus the game on Autism awareness. They had volunteer recognization during the game, an Autism kiosk...

1st Visit to Artserve

The HDS Foundation Team did a presentation on software testing for dozens of STEPS Program Participants.  Our staff  presented plans for a summer internship program which was currently in the works with the Dan Marino Foundation STEPS Program staff. We had the...

CBHS Program to Resume

The Cypress Bay High School Mentoring Program is resuming on October 9th, 2012 for the 2012-2013 Academic School Year.  This year, the participants will be focused principally on utilizing Microsoft Office Software Applications in the workplace, and for personal...

HDS FOUNDATION SPONSORS CHEER BUDDIES

The HDS Foundation recently had the opportunity to work with a local high school student in putting together a collaborative event between the school’s varsity cheerleaders and a group of special needs girls who also attend the high school.  As a junior coach for the...