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Gala & Beyond Platinum Jubilee – April 22, 2023

 We invite you to join our Gala & Beyond on Saturday, April 22, 2023 as we celebrate Ability Beyond's 70th anniversary and pay homage to past recipients of the Robert S. Young Humanitarian Award.

Proceeds from this event will empower more than 3,000 people with disabilities who benefit from our programs and services across Connecticut and New York. Early commitments will be recognized in our event invitations and early promotion.

Register to attend today!


Previous Robert. S. Young Humanitarian Award Recipients

Staff of Ability Beyond, Nathan Ancell, Gino Arconti, Fred Baker & Lisa Powers, Robert Bedoukian, Ph.D., The Beylouni Family, People of Boehringer Ingelheim, Carlos Castillo, Buck Close, Kevin & Elaine Cox, Edward J. Crotty, People of Duracell, Gene Eriquez, Thomas H. Fanning, Charles F. “Chic” Frosch, Employees of GE Commercial Finance, June Goodman, Paul Hamilton, Carolyn & Ervie Hawley, Jr. & Family, Skitch & Ruth Henderson, Noel E. Hord, T. Clark Hull, Henry J. & Erna D. Leir, Stew Leonard, Jr., Rabbi Jerome Malino, The Marcus Family, Horace G. McDonell, Jr., George Mulvaney, Mary & Thomas O'Leary, Governor M. Jodi Rell, Anthony M. Rizzo Sr., Michael & Lynn Ryer, Gregory D. Smith, The Steiner Family, The Founders & Leaders of Sunrise Cottage, Rita C. Thal, Paula & Jack Walsh, Ginny Young, and Roy Young.