WESTPORT, Conn. -- The Circle of Friends will host an evening of recognition, dinner and fundraiser on May 31 to celebrate 11 years of friendship honoring it’s more than 130 teen and adult volunteers.
The gala will take place at 5 p.m. at the Inn at Longshore in Westport. In addition, Circle of Friends will present 15 high school seniors from Westport, Weston, Wilton and Norwalk High Schools with Fellowship Awards for their combined 3,000 “friendship hours.”
The dinner will feature a video presentation called “The Power of Love” together with an auction raffle and dinner journal to raise money for the organization. Dignitaries will present the volunteers with their awards.
Circle of Friends is an all-volunteer organization that reaches out to children, teens and adults with special needs and involves them in a full array of inclusive social programs and weekly play dates.
Concluding its 11th year, the teen volunteers and their adult supervisors are currently involved with more than 120 families in the area.
To place an ad in the dinner journal, for information on corporate sponsorships, to make a reservation or for more information, visit www.circleoffriendsct.org or call 203-293-8837.