Silver Seal Lifespire Foundation is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit corporation formed in 2007 to support the charitable purposes of Lifespire Inc. Lifespire Foundation provides financial support to nonprofit Lifespire Inc.’s programs and services for 5,000 New Yorkers with intellectual/developmental disabilities who live in the five boroughs of New York City.  Our mission statement is to obtain money or property by gift, bequest or devise and to invest and reinvest the some and to pay or apply the income and principal thereof as the Board of Directors may from time to time determine, exclusively for charitable, literary, scientific or educational purposes, through contributions to any charitable organization or organizations, in support of the charitable purposes of Lifespire, Inc.

Lifespire Foundation raises public awareness of the activities of Lifespire and explores opportunities for engagement in collaborative projects with other not-for-profit, tax-exempt corporations in furtherance of their approved charitable purposes, in order to further the collective mission of helping individuals with developmental disabilities.

Lifespire Foundation’s fundraising goal is to increase awareness of our community, highlight their needs and obtain funds for use in enhancing programs.