On June 6th, 2015, my team of six crazy friends will be running, jumping, climbing, swinging and sliding at the New England ToughMudder event at Mt. Snow, VT. Yes, we will be covered in mud from head to toe! We have been training hard, but I’m not sure how to prepare for 10-12 miles up and down a ski mountain, littered with 25 obstacles designed to beat you silly! Anyway, we are going for it. Along the way, I hope to raise money to support SPARC, Inc. of Westchester, NY.
Thank you for supporting SPARC’s 6th annual gala benefit: “Havana Nights”. It was a wonderful celebration with drinks & dinner, live music & dancing, Silent auction & raffles, Click here to see our photo gallery.
Congratulations to SPARC Parent: Dan Fischer This photo is of me and my youngest son, Ben. Ben is 12 years old and is truly a wonderful boy. But Ben lives with autism and has a hard time communicating or doing many of the things that a typical 12 year old boy would do. There is Continue Reading »
From Yorktown Patch, By Marisa Iallonardo
Written by Brian J. Howard, Oct. 13, 2011 – View the original article YORKTOWN — For Gwen Jagde, the best programs for her son Michael are those that let him do things kids his age without special needs get to do. Like just hanging out with friends on a Friday night. “The idea for them Continue Reading »
Some lucky Sparc Students got the chance to be in a big Hollywood movie called “Please Give” staring Catherine Keener. Please enjoy the clip.