Unicorn Children’s Foundation Raises $50,000 Fore Neurodiversity (September 8, 2015)
Boca Raton, FL – September 8, 2015 – Unicorn Children’s Foundation is grateful to Jay DiPietro, Gary Collins and the Seminole Region Charity Golf Tournament Committee for helping them raise $50,000 this summer. Gary Collins, Partner at Master Club Advisors, hit a grand total of 146 holes of golf during Marathon Golf. His tireless effort landed Unicorn Village Academy $10,000 for innovative technology, such as interactive whiteboards. The Seminole Region Charity Golf Tournament Committee’s incredible gift allowed us to offer 16 adolescents an opportunity to participate in our first ever Unicorn Children’s Foundation and Unicorn Village Academy Club Managers Seminole Region Charity Golf Tournament Committee Summer 2015 Career Development Program. During this 8 week intensive program, participants were engaged in community work experiences, personal finance management, social skills, and soft skills training. ### Unicorn Children's Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to children and young adults with leadership, education, and funding to ensure the success and inclusions of individuals with neurodiversity in everyday routines, activities and places.
The latest statistics from the Center for Disease Control indicate that 1 of every 6 children is affected by a neurodiverse condition, such as autism, ADHD, dyslexia other general learning disorders. Proceeds from this fundraiser will support the Unicorn Children’s Foundation’s efforts to transform communities to engage, inspire, empower, and include individuals with neurodiversity in everyday routines, activities, and places.