The Next Step Fund, Inc.
February 28, 2011
I have benefited from the Next Step Fund organization both as a volunteer and as a participant. It is truly pleasing and appeasing to know that there is a such an organization as this one that deeply cares about the quality of live of the marginalized patients and patient demographic they serve. Next Step Fund is comprised of compassionate, selfless and dedicated staffers who give their all to the population they serve. Without them, these teens will feel doomed and unloved. It is great to know that someone out there cares and loves us unconditionally.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Seeing the difference and impact it's had in these teens lives by their very own testimonies and evaluation of the program. I have also benefitted personally from gaining true satisfaction in who I am and not what I have been defined to me by my illness.
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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
None, it is awesome. They are all unselfish givers of their love, support, time, attention. They are very creative in how they get the teens' attention and participation. It is a wonderful group of educators and a wonderful organization.
Volunteer & I worked for Next Step Fund as a peer mentor education other teens with my disease on how to be their best advocate.