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Posted By Jamie Killin on January 5, 2018
Treasure House, a soon-to-open nonprofit supportive living community for youth with disabilities and the brainchild of Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner and wife Brenda, has been awarded $150,000 by Thunderbird Charities.
The grant will fund the Thunderbirds Charities Interactive Center at the residence. The center will give residents the opportunity to utilize social skills, engage in physical activities and practice teamwork in order to build successful relationships within the community.
“Our mission is to provide a supportive living community for these young people, while offering them programs that allow them to gain their independence and fulfill their life purpose. It’s what every parent dreams about for all of their children,” said Brenda Warner.
Treasure House will include 30 apartments as well as common areas such as a kitchen, living and dining rooms. It will provide educational programming, social activities, and opportunities develop friendships and sportsmanship.
“Living an independent life is something we all want and deserve,” said Thunderbirds Charities president Andy Markham. “We’re happy to provide assistance and continue to support of Treasure House and all the excellent work they do to help people in our community.”
Treasure House is expected to open in April.