Abilis Holds Annual Meeting Wednesday Will Honor Those Championing People With Special Needs

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Abilis, the non-profit organization that provides services and support for individuals with special needs and their families, will hold its Annual Meeting at 6:30 p.m.,  Wednesday, April 3.

David Gortz

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David Gortz, Abilis Board member, who will be honored at the Abilis Annual Meeting on April 3, 2019.

— an announcement from Abilis

The meeting will be held at the First Presbyterian Church, 1 West Putnam Ave., Greenwich, Connecticut.

The public is invited to attend this meeting and join Abilis in honoring those who have championed the special needs community.

To learn more, email klair@abilis.us or call 203-531-1880.

The Annual meeting includes an award ceremony for employees, employers and community partners. Abilis Board member David Gortz of Wilton, Connecticut, who was instrumental in helping establish Abilis in the community, will be honored.

Local community partners will also be recognized and include the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich and Greenwich Council Boy Scouts of America.

Additionally, the Peter Bloomer Citizen award will be awarded to a middle and high school student who demonstrates sensitivity toward people with disabilities through leadership, involvement, and participation in activities that benefit citizens with disabilities.

“We are thrilled to honor David Gortz at this year’s Abilis Annual Meeting,” noted Amy Montimurro, CEO and president of Abilis. “David’s commitment to the special needs community and to Abilis throughout many years, have been a shining example of how to get things done and make a real difference for so many with special needs.”

About Abilis

Abilis is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that supports more than 700 individuals with special needs and their families annually from birth throughout adulthood.

Abilis has been a leader in serving the special needs community in Fairfield County in towns including, Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Ridgefield, Stamford, Westport, Weston and Wilton, and has a long-standing reputation for individualized, high quality care.

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