Seek­ing light: Reeve Foun­da­tion hosts ‘Light at the End of the Tun­nel’ fundraiser

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ight at the End of the Tun­nel” will ben­e­fit the Christo­pher & Dana Reeve Foun­da­tion and will take place Oct. 19 from 7 to 11 p.m. at Pas­sion Night­club at Semi­nole Hard Rock Ho­tel & Casino in Hol­ly­wood.

The white-party event will sup­port the Reeve Foun­da­tion’s mis­sion to pro­vide to­day’s care and tomorrow’s cure for in­di­vid­u­als liv­ing with paral­y­sis.

“Light at the End of the Tun­nel” will mark the crit­i­cal im­por­tance of fund­ing re­search and qual­ity of life ini­tia­tives for the paral­y­sis com­mu­nity for the ap­prox­i­mately 5.6 mil­lion Amer­i­cans liv­ing with paral­y­sis.

“I am thrilled to host the sec­ond an­nual event which supports the crit­i­cal pro­grams of the Reeve Foun­da­tion,” said Alan Brown, event host and di­rec­tor of pub­lic im­pact for the Reeve Foun­da­tion. “The money raised is go­ing to im­prove and en­hance lives well-lived through re­search, qual­ity of life, and ad­vo­cacy.”

The evening will fea­ture a spe­cial ap­pear­ance by Su­garhill Gang, raf­fles, food and drinks. Tick­ets are $150 per per­son or $250 per cou­ple. Spon­sor­ships are also avail­able at $10,000.

The Christo­pher & Dana Reeve Foun­da­tion is ded­i­cated to cur­ing spinal cord in­jury by fund­ing in­no­va­tive re­search and im­prov­ing the qual­ity of life for peo­ple liv­ing with paral­y­sis through grants, in­for­ma­tion and ad­vo­cacy. For more in­for­ma­tion or to pur­chase tick­ets, visit www.christo­pher­reeve.org/light.

Al Scotti, back left, Lisa Panas, Ge­orge Panas, Wayne Stof­sky, Eric Wein­sier, Charles Cut­ler and Bruce Earl; Erika Scotti, front left, Vicki Stof­sky, Alan T. Brown, Jodi Wein­sier, Ta­mara Kraus, Robyn Cut­ler, Brian Kraus and Sue Earl

Todd Greck, left, Ja­son Hochman, Keith Youngswick, Alan T. Brown, Lauren Busch, Amy Wax, Andy Bakst and Beth Bert­stein (Sub­mit­ted pho­tos)

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