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FODAC receives mayor's recognition

October 29, 2020HME News Staff

TUCKER, Ga. - Friends of Disabled Adults and Children has received the Mayor's Business Award given to local businesses that actively give back to the community. Since 1986, FODAC has served the community by collecting and distributing durable medical equipment to the benefit of disabled residents and their families. “FODAC really is an example of where our business and philanthropic communities intersect,” said Tucker Mayor Frank Auman. “They embody the notion of Tucker businesses...

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AMS Vans donates accessible van to tech student

March 6, 2019HME News Staff

ATLANTA - Aimee Copeland, AMS Vans and Friends of Disabled Adults and Children have selected Kendra Allen as the winner of the Aimee Copeland Foundation essay contest for a wheelchair conversion minivan. Allen, a business technology major at Athens Tech who has cerebral palsy, says the 2012 Honda Odyssey minivan will allow her use her power wheelchair at school. AMS Vans donated $7,500 worth of reconditioning, and will provide Allen with free oil changes and tire rotation for as long as she owns...

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FODAC expands outreach

July 12, 2018HME News Staff

TUCKER, Ga. - Friends of Disabled Adults and Children and Goodwill North Georgia are partnering to collect, repair and redistribute home medical equipment and assistive technology through a 2018 Collaborative Innovation Grant from the Home Depot Foundation. As part of the partnership, the organizations have established 10 new HME collection sites at Goodwill facilities. “Something as simple as a wheelchair or a shower bench can totally change a person's life by unlocking their independent spirit,...

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FODAC receives 'green' recognition

July 21, 2017HME News Staff

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Friends of Disabled Adults and Children was recognized by the Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge for its continuing energy consumption reduction, it announced in a press release. “We are grateful for the recognition of FODAC's longstanding green initiative by the ABBC,” said Chris Brand, president and CEO of FODAC. “Our repurposing and recycling program has always supplied much of our inventory to supply the needs of our clients, and keeps almost 300 tons of...

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FODAC lights up…its mortgage

February 15, 2017HME News Staff

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. - Friends of Disabled Adults and Children surpassed its $1.5 million fundraising goal. The money was used to pay off the mortgage on its corporate headquarters, according to a press release. “This is a significant milestone for the organization,” said Chris Brand, president and CEO of FODAC. “Paying off the mortgage relieves us of a large financial burden and prepares us to meet the ever-growing needs of the disabled community. Recent cuts in Medicare and Medicaid...

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