BY: Foziah Muneer, Photo/Journalist for World Liberty TV
The Mission of My Time Inc. is to Support, Empower, Educate, Enlighten and Uplift parents of a child diagnosed with Autism and Developmental Disabilities to live a quality of life they deserve in their Community.
As My Time Inc prepares to host its Annual Fun’ draiser/Gala Event, we would like to recognize all those have helped us along the ways. This year we are especially excited about our upcoming event being held again at the elegant Russo’s on the Bay 162-45 Cross Bay Blvd, Howard Beach, NY 11414.
The event starts at 7pm until 1130pm.Our Mistress of Ceremonies is Roz Nixon CEO and Executive Producer at Roz Nixon Entertainment;with special guestDr. Jeff Gardere, Psychologist and contributing author to the book: “The Causes of Autism”. and legendary Author and Celebrity Gossip Columnist to the Stars Flo Anthony.
This year’s theme “We’re All In This Together”celebrates agencies as well as parents because we need every working together to provide and obtain the appropriate services for the individual/s with autism and developmental disabilities.
My Time Inc would like to congratulate this year’s honoree: Denise Jordan, Beverly Cunningham,
Marie Cadet, Lorenzo Brown and Frances Brown .
Additional speakers were: Lorenzo Brown ,Founder and CEO of Heaven’s Hands Community Services inc and Special Guest speaker Tony Herbert, Activist and Community leader.
Entertainment was by (Solo Sax Player )Oneil Ores, music by DJ Robert and live performance by Lima Calbio , there was raffle drawing and prize giveaways close to 250 people were in attendance.
Founded in 2007 by Lucina and Wayne Clarke, My Time Inc. saw the need and frustrations of parentsliving in the East Flatbush, East New York, Ocean Hill, Crown Heights, Canarsie, Brownsville and neighboring areas of Brooklyn not getting the parental support and parent education training and interventions required in dealing with the daily routines and crisis in raising a child with a disability as well as not being able to take that well deserve and critically needed break. My Time Inc. provides a quality and effective parent support program and educational training for parents, grandparents and caregivers of children with Autism and Developmental Disabilities.