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Society's Assets has made applications for the 2020 Scholarship Awards program available. Area high schools and colleges will receive application packets and the public may also obtain an application on our website. Click here for an application. College students with physical and/or sensory disabilities could be eligible for scholarships, with the number of awards to be determined. Applicants... Read More


Society's Assets invites area residents to join us for the celebration of White Cane Awareness Day on Tuesday, October 15. This local event will begin at 4:00 pm at Society's Assets, 5455 Sheridan Road in Kenosha. Similar events are being held on the same day nationwide. In the 1960s, the National Federation of the Blind became a leader in fighting for the rights of the blind and in pioneering... Read More


Observing the 29th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act July 26, 2019 marks the 29th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) signed by President George H.W. Bush on July 26, 1990. The ADA and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008 (ADAAA) give civil rights protections to individuals with disabilities similar to those provided to individuals on the basis of race, color... Read More


Society's Assets is pleased to announce the selection of Karl Kopp as its new executive director. Society's Assets selected Kopp after a comprehensive search led by a team of Board Members and Staff. Society's Assets Interim Executive Director, Jean Rumachik, coordinated the search. "We are very excited to have Karl taking on the role of the executive director at Society's Assets," said Frank... Read More


Join us for our collaboration group for those with any degree of vision loss. "Revital eyes" empowers those with vision loss. The group meets monthly to give insight into living with a visual impairment and provide resources for anyone with vision loss. Meetings are on the second Thursday of every month from 1:30 to 3:00 pm in the Community Room at Saxony Manor senior apartments in Kenosha at... Read More