Our Projects

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Inclusive Playspace at the Lee Center

A more inclusive pre-K tot lot is coming to the Nannie J. Lee Recreation Center so children can play and explore. 

This fully accessible playground will include a playhouse, meeting spaces, play mound/tunnel, tactile walls, and so much more!

The refreshed playground will be near the Ruthanne Lodato Memorial Playground (which was completed in 2015), helping to create a larger and fuller playground experience. Components of the new playground will be named in honor of our dedicated Kelley Cares friend and volunteer, Tommy Knoernschild.

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Ruthanne Lodato Memorial Playground

With the help of CVS Caremark (who generously donated $25,000), the Miracle League of Alexandria, and support from our community, we were able to build a fully inclusive and accessible playground at the Nannie J. Lee Center in Alexandria.

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Kelley Cares Miracle Field

Kelley Cares is proud to have partnered with the City's Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural Activities (DRPCA) and the Miracle League of Alexandria, a private citizen group dedicated to the installation of a Miracle Field in Alexandria.

Past Projects

Multi-Sensory Mobile

Project Lifesaver International

Multi-Sensory Mobile

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This multi-sensory room on wheels travels around the city providing opportunities for adults and children with mental and physical disabilities to explore an array of sensory activities.

Multi-Sensory Room

Project Lifesaver International

Multi-Sensory Mobile

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In November 2006, the multi-sensory room was successfully completed and opened at the Lee Center in Alexandria, Virginia. 

Project Lifesaver International

Project Lifesaver International

Project Lifesaver International

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In June 2008, Kelley Cares used funds to purchase radio frequency wristbands and training from Project Lifesaver International. 

Therapeutic Recreation Vehicle

Special Olympics Transportation

Project Lifesaver International

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Kelley Cares was happy to provide the Therapeutic Recreation Program with a new vehicle to assist them in providing safe means of transporting their participants. 

Special Olympics Transportation

Special Olympics Transportation

Special Olympics Transportation

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 Kelley Cares was proud to send the Bellefonte Wizards basketball team to the Virginia state championship game of the Special Olympics in style by securing vans for their transportation with a $1,000 contribution. 

iPads and Apple TVs

Special Olympics Transportation

Special Olympics Transportation

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 Four iPads and Apple TVs were donated to the Therapeutic Recreation Program to help supplement their programming needs in December of 2011. 

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