We are thrilled to have this opportunity to recognize and honor our distinguished ‘champions’ who have done so much for our community and our Foundation. We are looking forward to a fun evening with many activities planned.
Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) January 29, 2014
The Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation will be presenting its 1st Annual Banquet of Champions honoree and charity event March 14, 2014 at the prestigious Inverness Hotel and Conference Center in Engelwood, Colorado. The Banquet of Champions is open to the public and offers sponsorship opportunities.
Attendees will enjoy an evening of entertainment consisting of cocktails, live music by Coles Whalen, a silent auction, a photo booth, fun activities, including a trivia game, dinner, and awards ceremony.
Champions being honored include Edward Goldson, MD, Champion of Passion, who is a Denver-based pediatrician with a special interest in autism and child development disorders. His volunteer work with the SPD Foundation has spanned decades. Pat Pietro, Champion of Inspiration, has provided proceeds from his thrift store businesses since their inception over 20 years ago, supporting research and education programs to advance the cause of SPD. Landscape Structures Inc. and Kahn Construction, Champions of Partnership are honored for their support of inclusive playgrounds that support special needs children. Both organizations donated materials and time to create the World’s Best Sensory Playground at the SPD Foundation headquarters.
Sponsorship opportunities include Presenting Sponsor, Gold Sponsor, Silver Sponsor, Bronze Sponsor, and Circle of Champions, which provide organizations with company recognition along with tickets to the banquet.
“We are thrilled to have this opportunity to recognize and honor our distinguished ‘champions’ who have done so much for our community and our Foundation. We are looking forward to a fun evening with many activities planned,” said Executive Director Sheryl Benjamin. “More importantly, we are delighted to be providing hope to children and families living with SPD through the continued advancement of research studies in sensory processing disorders and related neurological disorders, including autism and ADHD that the funds raised will provide.”
Proceeds from this event will fund research towards understanding behavioral and brain differences in children with Sensory Processing Disorder, defining effective treatments. Attending or sponsoring the Banquet of Champions will help this cause.
Details and information on registration, sponsorship, and donations can all be found here.
ABOUT SENSORY PROCESSING DISORDER FOUNDATION
The Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation, a Colorado 501(c)(3), is the world leader in research, education, and awareness for Sensory Processing Disorder, a neurological condition that disrupts the daily lives of more than 4 million Americans. The SPD Foundation offers educational programs, conducts SPD research, and provides resources for parents worldwide. Dr. Lucy Jane Miller, widely recognized as a leader in SPD research worldwide, founded the SPD Foundation in 1979. The SPD Foundation provides hope and help to individuals and families living with SPD. For more information, visit SPDFoundation.net or call 303-794-1182.