MEDIA COVERAGE

What’s Buzzing

Thank you for your interest in Toward Maximum Independence (TMI). We have been dedicated to transforming the lives of children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities since 1981 and the Deaf and Hard of Hearing since 2000. In 2020, we launched employment services for veterans with disabilities. With offices in San Diego, Escondido, Temecula, El Centro and Corona, we have nearly 400 employees and provide services to more than 1,000 clients throughout San Diego, Riverside and Imperial Counties.

 

Check out what the media and press have to say about our endeavors and services. We are very proud of the work we do and are thrilled that the public is hearing about all of our success. 

Below you will find media resources. Should you need any additional information, please contact our Corporate Office at (800) 877-5452 to speak with a TMI spokesperson.

CBS8 - San Diego

April 30, 2021

Vista family opens hearts and home to foster care and adoption

 

The Hemet & San Jacinto Chronicle

April 23, 2020

TMI Clients with IDD Keeping Busy at Home...

Patch

October 17, 2019

Special Olympics Athlete is a Survivor with a Heart of Gold
 

East County Style

February 25, 2019

Toward Maximum Independence Board Chair Awarded Business Volunteer of the Year

East County Style

April 12, 2018

TMI Partners with ACT II Boutique to Raise Funds
 

SDVoyager

December 14, 2017

Meet Rachel Harris of Toward Maximum Independence

East County Style

February 2, 2017

Local Nonprofit Appoints  Chairman of the Board

Forbes

April 2, 2014

After Graduation, Support Is Scarce Yet Crucial For Young Adults With Autism

Star News

March 12, 2021

Children in need of families


 

Flourishing Families

Spring 2020

Get to Work! (page 78)
 

Patch

July 29, 2019

TMI Partners with Temecula Bakery Resulting in Sweet Deal
 

Imperial Valley Press

February 3, 2019

Young Artist Found Her Voice in Struggle
 

La Mesa Courier

February 23, 2018

Pushing Through Life's
Obstacles

 

Giving Back Magazine

October 2017

Breaking Barriers of Developmental Disabilities

Fine Magazine

December 2016

Supreme San Diego Charities for the Holiday Season

Patch
July 31, 2013

TMI 5K For Independence a Resounding Success
 

Replenish Hope Podcast

December 2020

“Disabilities doesn’t mean Inability!” Denise Castro Podcast With TMI Executive Rachel Harris 

Patch

October 21, 2019

Down Syndrome Awareness Month: Trace's Story

The Hemet & San Jacinto Chronicle

July 19, 2019

Partnerships are a Win-Win for Individuals with Disabilities and Local Businesses

Innovative Health

Spring 2018

Disability Does Not Mean Inability (page 24)
 

East County Style

February 6, 2018

San Diego Performer with Epilepsy and Autism Shines On and Off the Stage

NBC 7

June 2017

TMI Integrated Work Group Makes the News

East County Magazine

October 2015

Local Nonprofit Appoints New Community Relations Specialist

San Diego Union-Tribune

April 8, 2013

Program Helps Disabled Help Themselves