Foundation

Signing Time Foundation

The Signing Time Foundation is dedicated to making sign language fun and accessible to all children.

We are committed to a vision of the world in which all children can express themselves and be understood.

Rachel Coleman shares her journey at speaking engagements and concerts across the country through the Signing Time Foundation. She presented the following for Deaf Awareness Week in 2013. Rachel talks about her compelling journey that began when she learned that her daughter, Leah, was deaf.


Here’s how you can get involved:

  • Attend an event. Community Concerts, Private Events, Conferences, Group Walks or Fundraisers and more.
  • Make a donation. Help us make a difference – one sign at a time!
  • Invite Rachel to speak or host a Rachel concertShe is captivating keynote speaker with a truly amazing story. Benefit concerts are a fun and interactive event the whole family will enjoy.
  • Learn about Operation Ghana. See how our scholarships, resources and teacher training are making a difference.Watch the four videos below to learn more about hosting a Rachel event in your area.

Foundation projects include:

  • Down Syndrome Buddy Walks: providing concerts and Signing Time products for Down Syndrome Association fund raisers
  • Benefit Concerts with Rachel Coleman: for national and community-based non-profit organizations and public television stations
  • Professional Conference Presentations: including Autism Speaks, Council for Exceptional Children, Early Hearing Detection and Intervention
  • Operation Ghana: helping deaf children in Ghana attend school, improving teacher training, increasing deaf awareness


A lot of people have asked what we do during our live concerts and community events. Here’s a sneak peek! Rachel Coleman, Leah, Alex and Hopkins the Frog perform the Signing Time favorite “Leah’s Farm” song, live at this Las Vegas PBS Signing Time event.