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“ Approximately 6.5 million people in the United States have an intellectual disability. ”

Why Donate to DESI?

D.E.S.I. is proud to have sponsors and supporters who help us provide a greater quality of life for the developmentally disabled residents of East LA and beyond. Your donation will be spent directly assisting developmentally disabled members of our community as they pursue their own dreams.

D.E.S.I. is proud to be a non-profit organization, and all donations made to D.E.S.I. are fully tax-deductible.

In addition to supporting our Community Integration, Independent Living and Supported Employment programs, your donation will allow us to provide vital resources to our clients and needy community members. These include:

  • The Antonio Moran Scholarship for the Developmentally Disabled
  • Therapies (Equestrian, Music, Art, Dance, Fitness)
  • School Supplies
  • Travel Training activities
  • Art Supplies
  • Musical Instruments & Equipment
  • Client Activities and Trips
  • DESI Food Pantry
“ Latino families often lack knowledge of services they are entitled to. ”

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Our Valued Sponsors

As a Special Olympics athlete put it, “No one overcomes more than we do and still loves life so much.”