The    is the driving force behind the numerous charitable efforts of the HDS Companies. The Foundation encapsulates HDS Companies’ commitment to pursuing Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives in the communities in which we live, work and learn by providing viable resources and opportunities that serve Teens and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) through community based partnerships, as well as through the volunteer efforts of its workforce community service group, the HDS Contenders.

HDS Cares

HDS Foundation on “Here’s Help” Radio Show

HDS Foundation on “Here’s Help” Radio Show

The HDS Foundation relies on different allies of communication and networking to inform people about our programs and our mission here in South Florida and beyond. We recently had the opportunity to reach out over the airwaves, on the Here’s Help Radio Show, an...

HDS Lights It Up Blue

HDS Lights It Up Blue

April 2nd has been declared by the United Nations as World Autism Awareness Day, and April as World Autism Month.  This year, the Foundation, the HDS Companies, and the employees dressed in blue to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day.  To celebrate World Autism...

Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center Gala

Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center Gala

On Saturday, April 11th, 2016, the HDS Foundation participated in the Night of Stars, a 20th anniversary celebration for the Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center. This Recovery Center assists a defined group of people who generally need assistance; that is,...

Light It Up Blue 2016 #LIUB

Light It Up Blue 2016 #LIUB

World Autism Awareness Day fell this year (2016) on April 2. Each year, HDS joins others around the world in celebrating Light It Up Blue, a campaign designed to spread awareness about and celebrate autism. Those involved “light it up blue” by showcasing and promoting...

WalkAbout Autism 2016

WalkAbout Autism 2016

On Saturday, January 23, 2016, Team Cypress Bay participated in the Dan Marino WalkAbout Autism at Sun Life Stadium in Miami, Florida. The HDS Foundation and Cypress Bay High School (CBHS) teamed up and began participation in this fundraiser a...

Team CypressBay @ Dan Marino Walkabout Autism

Team CypressBay @ Dan Marino Walkabout Autism

15 Days - 16 Hours - and Counting down the minutes...That's the time left for this year's fundraiser.  The HDS Foundation, along with the Cypress Bay HS students, is making one last push to reach our goal.  This year we set the bar high: We are aiming to raise...

Dan Marino Walkabout Autism

Dan Marino Walkabout Autism

The CHBS ESE Department and the HDS Foundation are once again teaming up to raise funds through involvement in the 2016 Dan Marino Walkabout Autism. This community event is unique because through it, the Marino Foundation awards K-12 School...

JAFCO 2015 In My Shoes Lunch

JAFCO 2015 In My Shoes Lunch

JAFCO’s Children’s Ability Center kicked off the season with its most successful fundraiser, the 5th Annual In My Shoes luncheon at Boca West Country Club on October 2, 2015. With 750 people in attendance, the organization raised close to...

Light it up Blue #LIUB

Light it up Blue #LIUB

World Autism Day is April 2, 2015.  At HDS we join thousands of companies who will Light it Up Blue #LIUB.  Autism touches most of our lives; either we have a family member, a friend, a co-worker, or know of someone who lives with Autism.  The HDS Foundation, Inc. was...

Start A Small Business

A Program for Persons and Families with Developmental Disabilities Picasso Einstein's E4i program provides solutions to families and individuals interested in exploring or pursuing self-employment. - PROJECT FAMILY - a course for parents/caregivers interested in...