AAPD Announces the Fannie Lou Hamer Leadership Program’s Class of 2020!

The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) is pleased to announce the inaugural class of the Fannie Lou Hamer Leadership Program. This program is designed for young Black disabled advocates (ages 18 – 30) who are committed to the social, political, and economic issues surrounding the intersections of the Black and Disability communities.

Advancing the Disability Vote in the 2020 Elections

AAPD’s REV UP nonpartisan 2020 GOTV Campaign will help you successfully cast your ballot for the 2020 General Elections.

AAPD Releases Report on COVID-19 and the Disability Vote, Urging Immediate Action to Ensure Safe and Accessible Voting During the Pandemic

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) has published a nonpartisan policy report COVID-19 and the Disability Vote, urging federal, state, and local governments to take immediate action and ensure that voters can cast a ballot safely, accessibly, and securely in the 2020 general election.

Read the full report.

AAPD Mourns the Loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The American Association of People with Disabilities mourns the loss of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

2020 NBCUniversal Tony Coelho Media Scholarship Recipients

The American Association of People with Disabilities announces the 2020 NBCUniversal Tony Coelho Media Scholarship recipients.

AAPD Publishes First Public Progress Report on Automobile Accessibility Scorecard Results

The American Association of People with Disabilities publishes their first public progress report on
automobile accessibility scorecard results.

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