Greenville, S.C. (June 26, 2019): The Center for Developmental Services (CDS) was selected as the recipient of the 2019 Agracel “Can Do Fund”. Agracel, Inc. employees selected CDS to receive a $10,000 gift to support operations and programs for the 8,000 children who receive services at CDS. Presenting the check were Jason Vaughn, Richard Blackwell, and Brady Cauthen (not pictured) of Agracel, Inc. and Dana McConnell and Joy Blue of CDS.
CDS is the largest multi-disciplinary treatment facility in the Upstate for children with disabilities and developmental delays. In one location, children receive services in therapy, diagnosis, legal help, day care needs for the medically fragile, and a family support network. The partnership is comprised of Clarity; Family Connection of SC; Medical-Legal Partnership; KidVentures of Thrive Upstate; and four programs of Prisma Health – Upstate: Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, Kidnetics, The Wonder Center, and Prosthetics and Orthotics. CDS and its partners serve over 8,000 children and their families each year on property donated by the First Presbyterian Church at 29 North Academy Street in Greenville. For more information about CDS or its partners, visit www.cdservices.org.