At a fundraising dinner hosted by ICON Digital Productions of Markham, ON, on April 5, 2018, at The School of Fine Dining, ICON raised a total of $35,000 for Geneva Centre for Autism (GCA) programs and services.
The ICON Dinner Party for GCA, explains the Centre, brought together more than 100 business leaders, philanthropists, community members and autism advocates from across Toronto. Keynote speaker Alex Shifrin, Managing Partner at LP/AD, discussed the need for diversity and inclusion in the workplace and society as a whole. The evening ended with an impromptu live auction.
“At every turn, the team at ICON seeks an opportunity to support our mission, and because of this Geneva Centre for Autism is able to further our mission of community inclusion, greater specialized support, and answering the diverse needs of our community,” said Abe Evreniadis, Chief Executive Officer of Geneva Centre for Autism.
Geneva Centre for Autism is described as an international leader in the development and delivery of clinical intervention services and training. As a full service agency, Geneva Centre for Autism offers personalized, strength-based programming for over 3,000 individuals and families in Toronto. It’s Training Institute and International Autism Symposium, explains the Centre, build professional capacity worldwide to empower all individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to reach their full potential.