Navigation Links
AAPD Featured on CBS Jumbo Screen in Times Square
Date:10/30/2009

15-Second Spot Will Be Shown Throughout Month of November

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) is pleased to announce the organization will be featured in a 15-second public service announcement on the CBS Spectacular jumbo screen in New York City's Times Square on 42nd Street throughout the month of November.

AAPD, which is the largest cross-disability membership organization in the U.S., produced the 15-second spot to promote the organization to the general public and engage them in AAPD's mission - to be a powerful voice for change - politically, economically, and socially - and to unite the diverse community of people with disabilities, including their family, friends and supporters.

"This is an amazing opportunity to introduce millions of people to AAPD, and show them what our organization is all about," said Andrew Imparato, President and CEO of the American Association of People with Disabilities. "We hope viewers will visit our Web site for more information and sign up for our e-mail group, Justice For All, connect with us via our social networking channels or become a member."

The spot features AAPD board member and 2008 Paul G. Hearne Award winner Rahnee Patrick who is the Interim Director of Programs at Access Living Chicago and deaf attorney Howard Rosenblum, who works for Equip for Equality, Illinois' Protection & Advocacy agency, and founded the Midwest Center on Law and the Deaf, telling viewers they support AAPD, and asking them to do the same.

Viewers are also encouraged to visit AAPD's Web site at www.AAPD.com or follow the organization on Twitter href="http://twitter.com/AAPD">@AAPD.

The video is showcased on the AAPD Web site, in addition to behind-the-scenes photos from the shoot and information about the participants.

AAPD thanks Terry Maday of Maday Productions and Patrick Hughes of Inclusion Solutions for helping make the video possible.

The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD), the country's largest cross-disability membership organization, organizes the disability community to be a powerful voice for change - politically, economically, and socially. AAPD was founded in 1995 to help unite the diverse community of people with disabilities, including their family, friends and supporters, and to be a national voice for change in implementing the goals of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). To learn more, visit the AAPD website: www.aapd.com.

SOURCE American Association of People With Disabilities


'/>"/>
SOURCE American Association of People With Disabilities
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. A classic method for modeling skin cancer is featured in Cold Spring Harbor Protocols
2. Replidyne Pipeline Featured at 47th Annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
3. Photo: Kyphon and the X-STOP(R) IPD(R) Procedure to be Featured on American Health Radio on Monday, September 24, 2007
4. Allscripts Featured in Microsoft HealthVault Worldwide Launch
5. Health Courts Critic to be Featured Speaker at Wyoming Patient Safety Panel
6. Marteks lifesDHA(TM) Featured in New Beech-Nut(R) DHA Plus Baby Food and Cereals
7. Jenny McCarthy Featured at National Autism Conference in Atlanta, November 9
8. Morris Animal Foundation Featured on NASCAR Racecar to Raise Awareness of Pet Cancer
9. Effective Treatment for Fibromyalgia Featured on Oprah Winfrey Show You Dont Have to Live With That Agony!
10. Nektars Leading PEGylation and Pulmonary Technology Platforms Featured at R&D Day in New York
11. Marteks lifesDHA(TM) Featured in Dalco Foods Wellness Line Meat Products
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2016)... Georgia (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... certificate in intellectual property (IP) to its specialty academic programs. , Answering to ... the college’s existing certificate programs in health law, and environmental and land use ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... a significant negative impact on long-term patient survival, reports a team of UPMC ... online this week in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, provide critical ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Dr. James Maisel will present ... Island Chapter on June 4, 2016, 1:30-3:30 pm at the Farmingdale Public Library. ... Retina Group of New York , is a Board Certified ophthalmologist who completed ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... ... supply chain solutions, today announced the organization has earned its ISO 13485 certification, ... and is compliant with all rules and policies associated with ISO quality standard ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... 26, 2016 , ... Nike Yoga Camps at East West ... arts & crafts, discussions, and games all geared towards enhancing your child’s physical ... backgrounds in kids’ yoga, collegiate sport yoga instruction, and global yoga training. Nike ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/25/2016)... YORK , May 25, 2016 ... Market Size, Share, Development, Growth and Demand Forecast to ... Syringe, Insulin Pump and Others)" published by P&S Market ... at $9,998.3 million in 2015, and it is expected ... Based on type, the insulin pump segment is expected ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... Inivata, a global clinical ... tumour DNA (ctDNA) analysis to improve personalised healthcare ... Clive Morris as Chief Medical Officer. ... development programme, scientific collaborations, and through to commercialisation ... in clinical outcomes for patients. Clive ...
(Date:5/24/2016)...   , Study met ... and superiority in , Excellent plus ... of the ascending colon   , ... B.V. today announced new positive data from the phase III MORA ... standard 2 litre PEG with ascorbate. The study met both primary ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: