Sprout is dedicated to helping people with developmental disabilities grow through challenging, creative and fun experiences that enhance socialization, self-confidence and inclusion.

Since it’s founding in 1979, Sprout has provided a year-round travel program of vacations as well as year-round program of day and evening cultural, social and art-related activities in New York City for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).

Sprout is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and we rely on your generous support to make our many programs possible. Your donation is tax-deductible and 100% of contributions received support Sprout’s programming.

With your generosity, Sprout will continue to provide the highest quality services for people with I/DD. Please click the button below to make a donation via Paypal or call us at 212-222-9575.




Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and despite great efforts from the staff, volunteers and our generous community of supporters, we have come to the disheartening realization that there is no viable way to continue with our travel and recreation programs.

As of June 30, 2021 we will no longer offer our travel and recreation programs and will be focusing exclusively on our film distribution service Sproutflix (