Caring For Our Community Celebration 2013
General Event Information
CAI Awards Ceremony
Communication Access, Inc. (CAI), a non-profit, charitable organization empowering people with hearing loss, will host a fundraising cocktail & dinner reception, “Caring for Our Community Celebration – CAI Awards Ceremony - on May 18, 2013, at the Wyndham Tampa Westshore Hotel, 700 North Westshore Boulevard, Tampa. The event begins at 7 p.m., and the program begins at 8 p.m. The event features a gourmet dinner, a live jazz band, a comedy competition, a live auction, and the awards ceremony.
CAI will be recognizing and honoring those individuals and organizations who have made a difference in the lives of people with hearing loss in the following categories: Audiologist of the Year, ENT of the Year, Advocate of the Year, Interpreter of the Year, CART Provider of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, Legislator of the Year, For-Profit of the Year, Non-Profit of the Year, and the CAI Spirit Award. Nominations are accepted through the website, and online voting will determine the winners in each category.
CART Services (Communication Access Realtime Translation) and interpreters will be provided for the program to allow all attendees to enjoy the evening’s events.
The Mission of Communication Access Inc., is to provide communication access and services for people with hearing loss. CAI provides CART services, rehabilitation counseling, mental health counseling, education, and advocacy. Our Vision: Inclusive communication access for people with hearing loss in all endeavors.
Registration for the event is a $100 suggested donation. To register or sponsor, call Tess Crowder, CAI Executive Director - 813-843-6279 - E-mail: ExecutiveDirector@communicationaccess.org, or visit the website at www.communicationaccess.org.