About The Groden Network
2013 Groden Network Events
Groden Network's 33rd Annual John Trimble Fund Golf Tournament for Autism
Monday, July 15, 2013 at Wannamoisett Country Club, Rumford RI
We hope you will join us for a great day golf on Monday, July 15, 2013 at the World Class Wannamoisett Country Club in Rumford, R.I. for The Groden Network’s 33rd Annual John Trimble Fund Golf Tournament for Autism. All funds raised through your generosity supports the Groden Network’s critical services. 100% of the proceeds raised go directly to our programs to provide equipment, transportation services, recreational services and other needed support. For more information, please contact Toni Lautieri in the Development Office at 401-274-6310, extension 1230.
View the brochure.
Tournament Schedule -- WANNAMOISETT COUNTRY CLUB
11:00 am. Special Clinic with Troy Pare, Wannamoisett Country Club Pro and 2010 PGA Championship Participant
11:30 am. Registration and Lunch
1:00 pm. Tournament Kicks Off – Shot Gun Start
5:00 pm. Silent Auction Bidding Opens
5:30 pm. 19th Hole Cocktail Reception
6:30 pm. Dinner
7:30 pm. Awards Presentations - Door Prizes, Raffle, and our Live Auction!
Sunday, September 29, 2013 - 11th Annual In Step For Autism 3K Walk/5K Run & Family Field Day - Colt State Park, Bristol, RI ...for more information contact the Development Office at 401 274-6310, extension 1266.
Thank you to everyone who participated in or donated to our Zumba Fundraiser that took place on Monday, March 4th, 2013 at the Groden Center Gym. We had 42 people in attendance. Thank you to our two wonderful instructors Sue Dorne and Kimberly Paine for taking the time to help us raise funds for the11th Annual "In-Step for Autism"3K Walk/5K Run & Family Field Day.
2012 - Events
2012 Sea Side Reception at the Dunes...
to benefit The Groden Network’s programs for children
and adults with autism and developmental disabilities
Friday, June 22, 2012
The Dunes Club
137 Boston Neck Road, Narragansett, RI
The 2012 Sea Side Reception at the Dunes Raised over $110,000 for autism programs at the Groden Network
• PROVIDENCE, R.I. (July 1, 2012)– The 2012 Sea Side Reception at the Dunes, held at The Dunes Club in Narragansett, R.I. on June 22 2012, helped The Groden Network “Your Autism Experts” generate over $110,000 to benefit children and adults with autism and related developmental disabilities. Over 300 people attended the event, which was a fun filled evening of jazz, cocktails, live and silent auctions. Guests were entertained by the exciting and captivating jazz singer, Ms. Shawnn Monteiro who was accompanied by the Emmy-winning pianist –composer Mike Renzi.
Proceeds from the event will go to assist The Groden Network programs in providing care, support, programs, and services to children and adults with autism and related developmental disabilities in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts.
Special "Thank You" to our generous Sponsors:
The Joseph F. Rosalyn Sinclair Foundation, McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, Nicholas J. Calderone Foundation, Nortek, Inc.
Citizens Bank, CVS Caremark, Ernst & Young LLP, Gilbane Building Company, Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP,
A.T. Cross Company, Beacon Mutual Insurance Co., Centreville Bank, Delta Dental of Rhode Island, KPMG LLP, Lexus of Warwick, Little, Medeiros, Bulman & Whitney, Mutual of America, Ocean State Job Lot Charitable Foundation, The Murray Family Charitable Foundation, The Providence Center
Groden Network Sea Side Friends
Brian and Nancy Siska Family Fund, Mr. & Mrs. Raymond J. Bolster, II
Images from our 2012 Sea Side Reception at the Dunes:
The Groden Network‘s 2012 Sea Side Reception at the Dunes will take place on Friday. June 22, 2012 at the scenic and historical Dunes Club located on the Atlantic Ocean in Narragansett, Rhode Island.
A fun filled evening of music, cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, live/slient auction and a special jazz performance featuring Ms. Shawnn Monteiro and accompanied Mr. Mike Renzi!!
This year's Seaside Reception at the Dunes is co-chaired by Mr. and Mrs. Robert Considine and Mr. and Mrs. Edward Cooney.
Since last fall, members of our 2012 Seaside Reception Committee have been meeting to organize the soiree. The committee includes community leaders and longtime friends of the Groden Network. Members of the Seaside Reception Committee include: Drs. Gerald & June Groden, Mr. & Mrs. Philip Ayoub, Ms. Kelly Azera, Mr. & Mrs. James Baldwin, Mr. Leo A. Beliveau, III, Mr. & Mrs. Raymond Bolster, II, Mr. & Mrs. Andrew Boss, Mr. & Mrs. Bradford Boss, Mr. & Mrs. Oliver Brady, Mr. Bernard Buonanno, Jr., Mr. & Mrs. Dean Canning, Mr. & Mrs. David Chase, Mr. & Mrs. Angus Davis, Mr. & Mrs. Geoffrey Davis, Mr. & Mrs. John Deion, Mr. & Mrs. Richard Derrig, Ms. Amy Diller, Mr. & Mrs. John Egan, Mr. & Mrs. Ralph Fleming, Jr., Mr.& Mrs. Malcolm Goldenberg, Mr. Timothy Haxton, Mr. & Mrs. Richard Higginbotham, Mr. & Mrs. William Irons, Mr. & Mrs. Colin Kane, Mr. & Mrs. Kernan King, Mr. & Mrs. Christopher Little, Mr. & Mrs. Hugo Mainelli III, Ms. Ellen McKenna, Ms. Mary Miller, Mr. & Mrs. Samy Morcos, Mr. David Piccerelli & Mrs. Heidi Farmer-Piccerelli, Mrs. Lisa Rego, Mr. & Mrs. James Rosati, Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Ryan, Mr. & Mrs. James Salome, Mr. & Mrs. John Tickner an Dr. Cooper Woodard
for Autism - Wannamoisett Country Club, Rumford, RI
The 10th Annual In Step For Autism 3K Walk/5K Run and Family Field Day - Colt State Park, Bristol, RI
Sunday, September 30, 2012
Join us for a day of family fun at Colt State Park in Bristol, RI on Sunday, September 30th as the Groden Network, “Your Autism Experts” and the Autism Society, RI Chapter celebrate the 10th Anniversary of our "In Step for Autism" 3K Walk/5K Run and Family Field Day.
You can help make a difference in the lives of persons with autism and other developmental disabilities. Just put one foot in front of the other and join us at Colt State Park. Registration and breakfast begin at 10:00 a.m. The run will begin at 11:00 a.m. and the walk will start shortly thereafter at 11:15 a.m. The event will go on as planned, rain or shine. Over 500 people are expected to participate. Download our event brochure here.
First, decide whether you want to run or walk. Then, decide if you want to walk/run as an individual or with a team and set your fundraising goal. Everyone is encouraged to register and create their own giving page at www.firstgiving.com/asari-groden. Don’t forget to mark the amount of your own pledge. Finally, bring your registration form and donations to the walk/run on September 30th.
Runners will automatically be entered in a special FREE raffle. Prizes will be given to top three finishers in each age group and overall. Sign up early and save! Early Bird Registration fee is $15. After September 21st, the fee will be $20. Runners have the option to secure donations in lieu of entry fee. DONATIONS MUST EXCEED $20. Register here.
After the walk/run, be sure to stay and enjoy the BBQ and family field day complete with games, field events, pumpkin painting, New England Revolution speed ball soccer activity, and much more. Family entertainment will be provided until 2:00 PM. T-shirts will be given to all participants while supplies last.100% of the proceeds from the event support autism programs in Rhode Island.For more information on the event including sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lisa Rego at 595-3241 or Kelly Azera at 274-6310 Ext 1266.
Register today at www.firstgiving.com/asari-groden.
The Groden Network's 35th Annual Awards Dinner + Auction
The Groden Network's 35th Annual Awards Dinner + Auction at Rhodes On The Pawtuxet, Cranston, R.I. was an evening to remember as we celebrated our community and the many people who helped us drive change in the field of autism and related developmental disabilities.
This year, The Groden Network honored its employees for their work in helping children and adults with autism and related developmental disabilities. Thank you for being a part of a very amazing night!
Images from our 2010 Sea Side Reception at the Dunes: