Board of Directors
Margaret Graham, Vice-Chairman
August Bequai, Director
Mark Diorio, Director
Roger Hartman, Director
The David H. Lawson Foundation was organized for charitable and educational purposes to benefit citizens with developmental and/or other intellectual disabilities.
Dr. David Lawson was committed to expanding opportunities and enhancing the quality of life of persons with
developmental and/or other intellectual disabilities for over 30 years.
The Foundation is continuing his legacy by supporting programs and initiatives to increase access to quality services.
We envision organizations and individuals working collaboratively and creatively to satisfy the needs and choices of the consumers we are dedicated to supporting.
Lawson Foundation Joins in
Dental Health Program
The Arc of Northern Virginia’s
“Coalition Project for Oral Health for People with
Disabilities” will improve the oral health of
individuals with intellectual and developmental
disabilities (ID/DD) – such as autism, Down
syndrome, cerebral palsy, intellectual disability
(as defined as having an IQ below 75) – throughout
All Our Supporters
Persons with Disabilities
The President's Commission for People with Intellectual Disabilites
Administration on Developmental Disabilities
Children with Disablities (Dept. of
Employment of People with Disabilities
President's Key Elements to the Support of Autism
The ARC /
The ARC of Virginia
Questions & Answers About Persons with
Intellectual Disabilities in the Workplace and the Americans with
Virginia Board for People with Disabilities
Virginia Departmentof Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Virginia Disabilities Service Agencies