Daniel Jonathan Fuller drowned in the Willamette River, Portland, Oregon, on August 31, 2013. A significant contributor to Daniel’s death was his disabilities.

Daniel, and his family, endured ongoing ableism during his life. Daniel’s father, George Fuller, a retired special education teacher, committed to creating the Daniel Jonathan Fuller Memorial Fund in his memory. The fund is dedicated to assisting disabled postsecondary students with navigating college campuses.