Voices of Aphasia Gala
Please join us this year as we will thank multiple special honorees at our annual Gala, Voices of Aphasia. Gala Co-Chairs, Myrna and Yale Block and Alexandra V. Gallo, Esq., invite you to this year’s in-person event, where we will recognize our influencers - our honorees, our aphasia community and our supporters. The gala will be held Wednesday, June 8th from 6 to 9 pm at Seasons, Washington Twp., NJ.
Join us as we recognize Eisai, Inc. with the Mike and Elaine Adler Humanitarian Award, for
their generous support to the Center and the aphasia community. The Karen
Tucker Advocacy Award will be presented to Ginette
Abbanat and Karen Castka, speech therapist pioneers and collaborators who developed
Adler Aphasia Center’s programming. Nino
and Joanne Martino will be recognized as our Shining Stars, for their important
contributions to our Center. The Bergen County Sheriff’s Department will
be receiving our Community Service Award. Justice Marie L. Garibaldi
will be remembered for her contributions to our community. Emmy Award-winning
anchor, Thirteen/WNET(PBS) and NJTV(PBS), author and longtime friend of the
Center, Steve Adubato, Ph.D., will
once again emcee our event.