You are cordially invited to attend the 14th Annual Best Buddies Arizona Spirit of Friendship Gala! Join us for a black-tie affair at this James Bond-themed event, held at Lusso Fine Motorcars in Scottsdale on the evening of Friday, November 3rd at 5:30pm, where you and your guests will be transported to the world of 007 with a five-star gourmet dinner, a top-notch live and silent auction, sensational entertainment, and classic cocktails — “shaken, not stirred.”
Hosted by our Honorary Chair Ken Veach of Silicon Valley Bank, this exclusive event is comprised of 300 of Arizona’s most prominent local executives, philanthropists, community leaders, and local celebrities, with past attendance from Tara Hitchcock, Kurt Warner, Paul Goldschmidt, Larry Fitzgerald, Frankie Muniz, and more.
The Spirit of Friendship Gala is Best Buddies Arizona’s premier fundraising event to support our mission of one-to-one friendships, meaningful job opportunities, and leadership development for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) all across our local communities in Arizona. None of this would ever be possible without the generosity of our amazing donors and supporters like you.
To learn more about this year’s Spirit of Friendship Gala and to purchase your tickets online, please visit bestbuddies.org/azgala today!
If you or your company would like to become a sponsor of this inspiring event, please reach out to me directly at [email protected] or at (626) 221-5333.
About Best Buddies Arizona:
Best Buddies International is a dynamic and growing organization, thanks to the people that help advance its mission every day. From the Board of Directors to the summer interns, everyone on the Best Buddies team shares their energy and enthusiasm as they work to enhance the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
The IDD community that Best Buddies serves includes, but is not limited to, people with Down syndrome, autism, Fragile X, Williams syndrome, cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury and other undiagnosed disabilities.
Best Buddies is the world’s largest organization dedicated to ending the social, physical and economic isolation of the 200 million people with IDD. For individuals within this community, Best Buddies helps them form meaningful friendships with their peers, secure successful jobs, live independently, improve public speaking, self-advocacy and communications skills, and feel valued by society.
Source: Best Buddies