🎉 CRi Turns 45 in 2020!

Celebrating almost a half-century of transformational impact in local communities, CRi is continuously dedicated to providing personalized resources to youth & adults with developmental disabilities & mental health needs.

Join CRi in 2020 as we 45 years celebrate choice, respect, & independence in our communities & beyond all year long!

January 1, 2020 will mark a major milestone for CRi: our 45th anniversary! While much has changed since 1975, CRi is still dedicated to providing personalized resources to youth & adults with developmental disabilities & mental health needs. 

This year, our goal is to integrate our anniversary celebration into all that we do. To do that, we need you, our community supporters & friends, as involved as possible in celebrating 45 years of transformational impact with us. Feel free to use any of the tools below to show off your CRi pride!


📝 Share Your Story! #MyCRiStory

Personal stories shape the media influence, lift up fellow members of our communities, & bring us all closer together. Your stories make the difference. As we head into our 45th Anniversary year, we want to celebrate our successes by sharing personal testimonials of what makes our organization great. 

You can fill out your story on an online form below, mail it in, shoot us an email, share via social media/FB/IG messenger.. The list goes on & on. However you choose to share your story, we can't wait to hear from you! Please send all stories & questions to AJ at ajohn@mycri.org!

There are many ways celebrate. Will you share your story with us?

Online Story Collection


Printable Story Collection


#️⃣ Web Resources


 #️⃣ 45th Anniversary Hashtags 


📫 General Messaging to Share

  • For 45 years, our dedicated staff & innovative programming  have taken a proactive approach to supporting ALL people in our communities. By creating personalized support plans, CRi is able to reach, empower & provide choice to people who need it most.  Visit MyCRi.org/cri45 to learn more about this innovative nonprofit.


  • Join us in celebrating CRi's 45th Anniversary! Visit MyCRi.org/cri45 to learn more about CRi’s rich history & how you can help ensure 45 more years of choice, respect & independence in your community🎉


  • CRi has always been at the heart of the community. Join us in celebrating 45 years of choice, respect, & independence for individuals & families in our communities🎉  Visit MyCRi.org/cri45 to learn more.



💻 Social Media-Specific Posts to Share

  • In 1975, CRi was founded in Arlington, Virginia. Take a look at CRi's 45th Anniversary Historic Timeline. #TBT #ThrowbackThursday #MyCRi45 #MyCRiNow  MyCRi.org/about/history


  • CRi is celebrating 45 years of choice, respect & independence. Think you know a lot about CRi’s history? Participate in #CRiTriviaTuesdays, happening every Tuesday at @MyCRiNow on Facebook! #MyCRi45 #MyCRiNow


  • Become a part of the year-long celebration of CRi's 45th Anniversary🎉 at MyCRi.org!




🔻 CRi Downloadable Wallpaper

Follow the instructions below to support CRi by downloading our wallpaper to your desktop or laptop computer!

    1. Right-click your favorite wallpaper image below🖱
    2. Click "save image" 💾
    3. Open the image & set as desktop wallpaper 💻
    4. YOU'RE ALL SET!