Connect 4 Life 's 2nd Annual Gala

Posted on Oct 14, 2016 by Melanie Taddeo

Anthony Franchitto
Anthony Franchitto

Connect 4 Life held their 2nd annual gala on September 30 2016 at Speranza Banquet Hall. The event was highly successful. Attendees arrived at 6 and enjoyed themselves until late in the evening. The entertainment for the evening was provided by two fantastic dancers from WheelDance and the excellent pianist Anthony Franchitto entertained us with his exquisite sounds during the cocktail hour. Also we were able to dance the night away thanks to the terrific music provided by Ron Finlay from Perpetual Rhythms. We had 100 guests attend the gala because their generosity, we were able to raise more money to support Connect 4 life mission which is to “To enhance the potential of individuals with disabilities by strengthening their independence and contributions to society; and to promote positive social change by transforming public perception.”

  MC Kelly MacDonald from AMI and our Station Manager Brock Richardson
MC Kelly MacDonald from AMI and our Station Manager Brock Richardson

Thank you to all our attendances and sponsors without your generous support this event would not to possible! Hope to see everyone at next years gala!
To learn more about Connect 4 Life’s website: http://www.connect4life.ca/

Our Executive Director Melanie Taddeo with the Chair of the Broad Tobi Olaiya
Our Executive Director Melanie Taddeo with the Chair of the Broad Tobi Olaiya
Founder Melanie Taddeo & Police Officers from the Peel Diversity Division
Founder Melanie Taddeo & Police Officers from the Peel Diversity Division
2 dancers from WheelDance
2 dancers from WheelDance

Local posts

Into the woods   characters

"Into the Woods" moves to Leamington's The Bank Theatre

Posted on Feb 22, 2017
After a successful Windsor-run, audiences are invited to journey "INTO THE WOODS" with Stephen Sondheim's Music Theatre Classic. “The material...
Windsor Read more
16473560 1852756201612303 9037164487906028 n

Donate Your Bras And Free The Girls!

Posted on Feb 22, 2017
On Saturday, February 4th, 2017 The Beatitudes Movement collected new and gently used bras to support Free The Girls, an...
Toronto Read more
Rumpelnorml2

The NAGs Players Find Gold with Rumpelstiltskin

Posted on Feb 21, 2017
The NAGs Players presented their final performance of the Pantomime Rumpeltstiltskin on Saturday February 11th at the Tranzac Club, capping...
Harbord Village Read more
Photorevisednov8 page0001  1

ROSEWOOD COUNTRY DOES IT AGAIN! FANTASTIC TIME WAS HAD BY ALL.

Posted on Feb 21, 2017
WOW! IF YOU WERE NOT ABLE TO ATTEND ROSEWOOD COUNTRY’S SHOW AT THE BLACK DOG PUB & GRIL IN ORONO...
Scugog Read more
Group photo 2 one love

One Love Canada spreads nothing but love!

Posted on Feb 19, 2017
With today's troubling news all around, it was no wonder people flocked to the One Love Gala, inspired by the...
Toronto Read more
Sevastian1

Alexander Sevastien at CrossCurrents Cafe - a Spellbinding Performance

Posted on Feb 21, 2017
Alexander Sevastian, a recent performer at CrossCurrents Cafe, may well be the best accordionist in the world. He's won four...
Bolton Read more
Art show ad small

Monthly Art Shows in a Unique Venue!

Posted on Feb 22, 2017
Newcomers to Longbranch, Home & Condo Market Brokerage, have recently opened their doors to a unique open concept sales venue...
Long Branch Read more
Dscn0916

pro am snooker tournament

Posted on Feb 21, 2017
THE PRO AM SNOOKER TOURNEY IS WELL ON ITS WAY WHICH IS RUNNING FROM FEB 10 2017 TO THE FINAL...
Waterloo Region Read more
16425970 1238556829593491 8902791522707273233 n

PolarFest 2017 Success!

Posted on Feb 21, 2017
The PolarFest Committee would like to take a moment and thank all of the volunteers for helping organize the festival....
Peterborough County Read more
Miss kitty and mad dog

Ingersoll Choral Society's "ICS Goes West" Dinner Theatre a Success!

Posted on Feb 21, 2017
Over 400 people enjoyed a rollicking time at the “ICS Goes West” Dinner Theatre held Jan. 26 and 27, as...
Southwest Ontario Read more
Party picture

Stone Soup Benefit Delivers for Sexual Assault Support Centre

Posted on Feb 21, 2017
When everyone brings something to the table, we can truly make a difference. Stone Soup 3 brought together the community...
Waterloo Region Read more
Img 1061  2

Wing Fest

Posted on Feb 21, 2017
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kawartha Lakes-Haliburton and Kennedy's Major Appliances held the 2017 Wing Fest on January 21, 2017....
Peterborough Read more
Peel header

PRO AM SNOOKER

Posted on Feb 15, 2017
PRO AM SNOOKER UPDATE FOR FEB 13 2017 FIRST ROUND OF PLAY IS OVER -- PRO SNOOKER PLAYERS START PLAYING...
Waterloo Region Read more
20170212 155011

Great events despite snow storm and bad weather

Posted on Feb 13, 2017
We would like to thank everybody who came to listen to The Badass Brahms Collective. It was exciting and warming...
Kingston Read more
Love 4

5 Toronto & GTA Area Romance Authors Share Their Juiciest Secrets ♥

Posted on Feb 9, 2017
TORONTO, ON: February 7, 2017 - Just in time for Valentine’s Day! We asked 5 romance authors to reveal their...
Toronto Read more