The charitable foundation is comprised of Dede’s family and a group of action officers who each individually represent the spirit of her efforts in the Valley through the many organizations she loved.

Through their expertise, Presume Competence Jackson serves as a resource to enhance the quality of care provided by the Community.Dede enjoyed an extremely successful, 43 year career, dedicating her life to children with developmental disabilities. In Jackson, Dede worked with many different organizations to help contribute to the community.


You too can make a difference!

Please visit a website for the organizations Dede worked with.

Dede McDonald