In support of children with autism and passionately devoted to enhancing the quality of life for all those affected by the condition, the Shining Through Centre’s gala – its biggest annual fundraising event, held this year on March 2nd, 2012 – celebrated yet another magical night. Over 1,000 guests enjoyed a first-rate dining experience, a large silent auction, raffle draws that included a trip to Las Vegas to meet Celine Dion, as well as a trip to Monza, Italy to watch the Grand Prix; and entertainment provided by composer and Canada’s Got Talent judge Stephan Moccio at the Embassy Grand Convention Centre. The event, which began as a night of family, friends and community members showing their support for children with autism 13 years ago, raised over $225,000.
Stars twinkled brightly as the generous supporters of autistic children attended the 11th annual Shining Through Centre fundraising gala. Guests clad in dazzling gowns and suits smiled over a decadent dinner Read more