Emily Colson will be our special guest speaker Friday, November 15, 2013, at the Victory Lane Camp Fundraising Banquet to be held at New Castle First Baptist Church. Are you passionately willing to generously support our vision of empowering and equipping families with special needs children? You won’t want to miss Emily’s passion for life and her son, Max. And we want you there!
Emily is an author, speaker and advocate. Emily speaks to churches and organizations nationwide, and has appeared on numerous media outlets including Focus on the Family and the Huckabee show. In her book Dancing with Max. Emily and her father, Chuck Colson, share the struggle and beauty of life with Max, Emily’s 22 year-old son with autism. The book has recently been awarded “Book of the Year” by the Autism Society. Through her message, Emily has inspired many to persevere through their own challenges and see the gifts. Emily has been a single mother for most of Max’s 22 years, with hard fought lessons in life, love and a whole lot of laughter. Emily and Max live on the coast of New England where they can often be found dancing.
If you are interested in hosting a table for the banquet, please Contact Us Today! for more details on how you can help.