Amanda Arnold and Ashley Rizzo (right) flank circus ring leader Harison Reynolds at the June 13 event.

Night under the big top benefits autism

Dozens attended fundraiser at Morgan Crossing on June 13

Dozens of Peninsula residents enjoyed A Night Under The Big Top to support autism earlier this month.

Hosted by the Surrey-based Harmony House Centre for Autism Research and Educations Society (CARES), the circus-themed event featured appetizers created by chef Sean Bone, a wine raffle, silent and live auctions and performances by Juno-award winner Campbell Ryga.

The June 13 event raised more than $10,000 in donations for Harmony House, with donations still coming in days afterwards.

Funds from the event will benefit B.C. families who rely on Harmony House for services and support.

For more information, visit www.harmonyhousebc.ca

 

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