Allegro Foundation… a Champion for Children with Disabilities is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization that combines movement instruction with educational & medical expertise, creating new techniques to teach children with disabilities and enhance their quality of life.
Who We Serve:
Allegro teaches over 700 children with intellectual disabilities, Down syndrome, autism, orthopedic challenges (wheelchairs and walkers), spina bifida, cerebral palsy, learning disabilities, muscular dystrophy, visual and hearing impairments, children “at-risk”, and children living with cancer in FREE classes every week!
Allegro Foundation has been operational for 26 years. Originally founded in 1991 in Los Angeles, Allegro has taught THOUSANDS of North Carolina’s underserved children with disabilities and those at risk, providing medical, social, emotional, and educational benefits for the past seventeen years.
Allegro’s basic philosophy emphasizes the total learning process by combining cognitive and muscle memories together to stimulate sequential and conceptual learning, problem-solving skills and communication, while also building motor skills/physical coordination, and eliciting strong emotional and physiological changes in the body.