We Raced to Raise Scholarships, and Won!

Diane DiamantisBlog Posts, Motivation

The D4TS Derby was a night to remember! We had a galloping good time with everyone who attended. Thanks to your participation, our raffle item contributors, horse owners, and wonderful sponsors, we raised enough money to provide three college scholarships! We’d say that sounds like a clear winner of any race. The food catered by Zorba’s Taverna, Chili’s Boca Raton, … Read More

Guest Blog: A Proven System to Find and Win College Scholarships

Diane DiamantisBlog Posts, Tourette's Coverage

Today we are pleased to feature a guest blog by Shirag Shemmassian, Ph.D. We met Dr. Shemmassian at the 2016 national conference of the Tourette Association of America. His work as a consultant helping students with disabilities fits well with our goal of helping college students who have Tourette Syndrome. Here, he covers the topic of finding and winning college scholarships. We hope you find it … Read More

The Kentucky Derby – A Feast of Hats

Diane DiamantisBlog Posts, Non-Profit

— By Christy Kelly, Freelance Blogger & Friend of D4TS What do we picture when we hear the words, Kentucky Derby? Horse races certainly, mint juleps, Kentucky bluegrass, “My Old Kentucky Home” echoing over Churchill Downs, but for the ladies, it’s the chance to dress up in crisp spring outfits and be crowned with a glorious and enviable hat! An … Read More

A Busy 2016 for D4TS

Diane DiamantisBlog Posts, Motivation

On behalf of our students with Tourette Syndrome, Dollars 4 Tic Scholars  stays busy all year long spreading the word and raising scholarship funds. What have we been up to? Here are the highlights from 2016. February 26 – Friday Nite with Chelsea White! We held our annual major fundraiser where everyone enjoyed delicious food, plenty of drinks, and a rousing … Read More

Dollars 4 Tic Scholars Receives Fall 2016 Grant

Diane DiamantisPress Releases

          BOCA RATON, FL — The Kelsey B. Diamantis TS Scholarship Family Foundation, Inc., also known as Dollars 4 Tic Scholars, has announced that it is a recipient of a Fall 2016 Grant from the Brad Cohen Tourette Foundation. Dollars 4 Tic Scholars was among six recipients for the Fall grant award.  The Brad Cohen Tourette … Read More

Dollars 4 Tic Scholars Announces D4TS Dining Days Fundraiser At Corner Bakery Cafe, Boca Raton On November 15

Diane DiamantisPress Releases

BOCA RATON, FL – The Kelsey B. Diamantis TS Scholarship Family Foundation, Inc.,  Dollars 4 Tic Scholars, a local non-profit organization that awards scholarships to students with Tourette Syndrome, invites the public to participate in its “D4TS Dining Days”  Fall Fundraiser on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 from 4:00 pm -8:00 pm at Corner Bakery Café, 2240 NW 19th St., Boca … Read More

Dollars 4 Tic Scholars Announces Second D4TS Dining Days Fundraiser At Chili’s, Boca Raton On October 19

Diane DiamantisPress Releases

BOCA RATON, FL – The Kelsey B. Diamantis TS Scholarship Family Foundation, Inc., dba Dollars 4 Tic Scholars, a local non-profit organization that awards scholarships to students with Tourette Syndrome, invites the public to participate in its “D4TS Dining Days”  Fall Fundraiser on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 from 4:00 pm -9:00 pm at Chili’s, 21078 St. Andrews Blvd., Boca Raton. … Read More

Dollars 4 Tic Scholars Announces 2016 Scholarship Recipients

Diane DiamantisAbout the Foundation, Press Releases

Released 6/22/16 BOCA RATON, FL – The Kelsey B. Diamantis TS Scholarship Family Foundation, Inc., dba Dollars 4 Tic Scholars, a non-profit organization established in 2014 in Boca Raton, has just announced the recipients of its 2016 Tourette Syndrome Scholarships. Dollars 4 Tic Scholars awards college scholarships to students around the U.S. who live with the challenges of Tourette Syndrome. It … Read More

Guest Blog: How to Effectively Write About a Disability in a College Essay

Diane DiamantisBlog Posts, Non-Profit

Today we are pleased to feature a guest blog by Shirag Shemmassian, Ph.D. We met Dr. Shemmassian at the 2016 national conference of the Tourette Association of America. His work as a consultant helping students with disabilities fits well with our goal of helping college students who have Tourette Syndrome. Here, he covers a topic that can benefit students with all types of disabilities. We hope … Read More