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For Immediate Release 02/20/2017
Event Notice

COME HELP THE DANCE FOR ANA WITH LOVE COMMITTEE HONOR ANA ON HER 11TH BIRTHDAY

We are pleased to announce the 5th ANNUAL DANCE FOR ANA WITH LOVE FUNDRAISER is almost here. It will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the CREC Academy of Science and Innovation in New Britain, CT. This is an ideal location as it is centrally located directly off of I-84 exit 36 at 600 Slater Rd.

The event is moderately priced to encourage the entire family to attend a fun filled day of music, laughter and dance while providing children with an opportunity to experience how collective philanthropic efforts can have an immediate impact on their world, all in honor of Ana Grace Márquez-Greene.

The day will include refreshment and many interactive activities. Anne Cubberly with Night Fall Giant Puppets will kick-off the event with a family fun parade. Throughout the day guests will also enjoy an Open Dance Party, Off the Wall Zumba® with Tanya & Elsa, and Family Zumba® with Janet Johnson from Creative Source Dance & Fitness Center. There will also be a Parent Child Dance Off, and a performance by the Ana Grace Academy. Additional activities will include Microsoft Play Station, Face Painting by Tainted, Touch a Truck & More.

VENDORS * RAFFLE PRIZES will also be available. A full day of events and lunch all for $30 for a Family 4 Pack, $10 for an Individual, $7 for students with a Student ID; and, Children under 3 years old attend for free. TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED AT THE DOOR ON THE DAY OF THE EVENT or REGISTER ONLINE PRIOR ON EVENTBRITE.

PROCEEDS FROM THE EVENT BENEFIT THE ANA GRACE PROJECT.

Not only are we reaching out to our immediate community, we are reaching out to the nation. If unable to participate in the daily activities, we welcome prayers, good wishes, sponsors and donations. But, for all who are able, come out and join us for a day of family fun. Don’t miss out. This event will provide lifelong memories for children and their families. For years to come, they will look back on this day and say “I remembered when we danced for Ana with love!!!” When communities come together to laugh, dance, play and love, great things happen, legacies are built and we are reminded that LOVE always WINS.

For more information, please send an email to dfawlfund@gmail.com or call 1-203-900-4ANA.
To confirm vendor participation, to purchase tickets and to make donations, please go to Eventbrite, our Facebook page: Dance For Ana With Love Annual FUNdraiser, or our website www.dfawlfund.org.