Fight ableism. Include & empower all.
PYD's goal is to create a world where young people with disabilities will be able to live with dignity and pride in who they are, and to lead self-determined lives filled with purpose. To make this happen, we build the skills and abilities of young people with disabilities, and increase the inclusivity of workplaces, organizations, and communities.
Wayne Pearcy, a jazz musician playing trumpet, has been a recent member of Partners for Youth with Disabilities’ (PYD) mentoring program. At the upcoming Party for PYD benefit event on May 5th, Wayne will be performing jazz music along with Noé Socha and other musicians from the PYD community. Wayne joined Berklee College of Music in 2007, […]