- Posted October 21, 2013 by
Grant a Gift Autism Foundation hosted their 4th Annual "Fashion for Autism" Awards Dinner & Fashion Show
The event was hosted by Chet Buchanan, honorees included Dave and Mindy Rice, the Ackerman Family & Gaudin Automotive Group, Congressman Joe Heck and Assemblywomen Maggie Carlton, all
who have supported and advocated on behalf of children and families affected by autism.
The event started of with a Champagne Reception, Silent Auction and a beautiful performance by Zen String Violinists. Dinner included a plated dinner of Roma Tomato Veloute
Thyme Crouton Duet of Seared Atlantic Salmon, Citrus Dill Sauce Rosemary Roasted Chicken Breast, Red Wine Reduction Autumn Vegetables and Potatoes, and for Dessert Apple Tart Tatin with Vanilla Ice Cream
Live Auction items included: Car Connoisseur-A Barrett Jackson Event, California Dreaming-VIP Wine Tour and Stay, The Runnin'Rebel-Game Day Experience, Sail Time San Diego-Sailboat Stay-aboard.
Sponsored by First Foundation Bank and Gaudin Automotive Group, the evening showcased the fall and holiday collections from retail boutiques located at Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood.
Founded in 2009, Grant a Gift Autism Foundation is a non-profit charity helping children up to 18 years of age on the autism spectrum and their families fight Autism, and addressing the
gap in services by offering diagnostic, support services, quality-of-life programs and training that will prepare them to live as independent adults and have a functioning role in our communities.
For more information visit: www.grantagiftautismfoundation.org.