Weight Lifting Resources

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Raised Planter Beds

With part of the funds received from the 2016 Mercury News Wishbook grant, lumber was purchased and 4 redwood planter boxes were made allowing more vegetables to be grown and more students participation in the gardening...

Garden Program

Several years ago, FINS nominated Independence Network for the San Jose Mercury News Wishbook. We were fortunate to be one of the chosen recipients of funds, and received around $20,000 for new computers and to fund Zumba and the weightlifting programs. We nominated...

Good-bye 2016/2017 school year

Another school year is coming to a close at end of June. It has been a very successful year as every one is pitching in and working for the common goal of preparing the students for more enriched experiences in the world according to their abilities. A few notes:...

First 2017 fundraiser

FINS is having their first fundraiser of 2017. Bring all your soft goods (clothing, shoes, bedding and towels), hard goods (electrical items, toys and game, kitchen items), and books/cds/dvds to room Q12 during week of April 17th Monday to Friday from 9-3 and Saturday...

Amazon Smile

We are seeing our first deposits in the bank of funds from people using Amazon Smile to place their Amazon orders and designating funds to Friends of Independence Network. If you are not already signed up, please sign up at Amazon Smile and designate Friends of...

IN 2017

IN had their December 2 week break for the staff to get refreshed and spend some family time. Everyone is back now and things seem to be going smoothly. Danny from Yvonne’s class is leaving for new adventures. He will be missed! Weight training days have been...

On Nov.21st, all 3 IN classes and staff were treated to a full Thanksgiving lunch sponsored by Raj and Daljit Chahal. Everyone had a great time with their friends and and are very thankful for the people that surround them and respect their worth and unique...