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MAKING A DIFFERENCE APRIL 19, 2018 WO ODB U RY BALL FOR AUTI S M 20 1 8

2018 WOODBURY BALL FOR AUTISM

JOURNAL OF HOPE BENEFITING

NORTH SHORE AUTISM CIRCLE AUTISM SPEAKS THE ELIJA FOUNDATION MID-ISLAND Y JCC ADLER CENTER FAMILY CENTER FOR AUTISM

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THANK YOU TO EACH AND EVERY JOURNAL ADVERTISER; 100% OF THE PROCEEDS FUND THE CAUSE.

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Without North Shore Autism Circle, my child would have nowhere to go after school. The phone doesn’t ring for my child and these programs offer one of the few things that bring a smile to my son’s face.”

April 19th, 2018

Dear Woodbury Ball for Autism supporter,

First and foremost, thank you for making a difference for this tremendous cause. I am a working mother of two typical children. Granted, they are anything but “typical” but this is a word a mother of a child with autism aspires to. Those who are not touched by the cause in some way truly cannot appreciate the heartache many of these children and their families face and the magnitude in which they truly need the support of everyone around them. When launching Woodbury Magazine in 2003, giving back was—and always will be—at the core of our mission statement. As life progressed and brought its challenges, autism touched my family, alongside the one in 45, according to a recent study, children diagnosed today. I have been incredibly fortunate to spend time and create friendships with some of the most incredible mothers of children with autism whose strength surpass any and every expectation. I can’t possibly relate to how they feel or what they are met with when they return home. They travel through their day with heads held so high they make it easy to forget the reality of their world which shamefully allows us “typical parents” to sometimes forget. It is out of my interest to support these women, their children and families that the Woodbury Ball for Autism was created. What’s more, it is people like you who have made giving back through this event possible. Your support of the 15th annual Woodbury Ball for Autism and its JOURNAL OF HOPE is literally creating programs on the North Shore that allow these children to be a part of something so very special. “Without North Shore Autism Circle, my child would have nowhere to go after school. The phone doesn’t ring for my child and these programs offer one of the few things that bring a smile to my son’s face,” said one mother. Along with North Shore Autism Circle, 100% of the proceeds are shared with Autism Speaks Long Island, The Elija Foundation, The Adler Center for Special Needs at the Mid-Island Y JCC and Family Center for Autism. This is why we are here; to give these children and their families a chance at life-changing therapy and all the support we possibly can. Early intervention can be crucial to a child’s development and the Woodbury Ball for Autism gives us the power to help bring that opportunity to others. The Woodbury Ball also allows us to pay tribute to the leaders in our community making a difference. Thank you to Kenneth Adler, Lynne Koufakis and Samantha Sohmer for accepting this well-deserved honor; your tireless efforts to support those in need inspire us all. That said, I’d like to take a moment to thank our production partners and tremendous team of volunteers; without whom this could not be the success it is today. Standouts for the cause worthy of tremendous gratitude are Amy Greenberg, Kristin Schlossman, Deborah Horn, Rachael Klein, Jocelyn Wasserman, Hedy Wasserman, Eden Buchbinder, Sara Green, Tara Nawroth, Regina Grange and my outstanding husband, Jonathan Cohen, among others. Thank you to all for being a part of this very special initiative.. Whether reading this as a guest of the event, a journal supporter, sponsor, an auction donor or simply because you make a habit of reading journals to be sure to notice those in your community who are truly giving back, it is you we have to thank for making one of my most important personal and professional missions come to life; making a difference. Sincerely,

Jennifer Polansky Editor-in-Chief, Woodbury magazine

Me with my amazing nephew Spencer; my inspiration to support the cause and proof that early intervention can make all the difference.

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SAMANTHA SOHMER As a mother, wife, social worker, and advocate, Samantha Sohmer is devoted to working in the field of individuals with developmental disabilities. Samantha’s mother founded Life’s WORC and her father was an advocacy attorney. Samantha’s older sister suffered brain damage at birth and was later diagnosed with profound developmental delays and cerebral palsy. She was a patient at the now defunct Willowbrook State School on Staten Island. Her parents led the filing of the groundbreaking Willowbrook Class Action Lawsuit. As a result of their advocacy, Willowbrook was closed and the laws were changed so that individuals with developmental disabilities live just like anyone else in small community residences and receive therapies and services to support them in living as independently as possible. Samantha currently works as a clinical social worker providing psychotherapy to adults with developmental disabilities and works closely with the leadership of Life’s WORC and the Family Center for Autism. Samantha is also very active in her community serving as PFA Co-President of the Roslyn Schools and is the Secretary of the Norgate Civic Association. Samantha resides in Roslyn with her husband Spencer and children Blake and Morgan.

KENNETH ADLER Kenneth Adler spends much of his personal time advocating and raising funds for children and young adults with special needs. The Adler Center at the Mid-Island Y JCC is named for Ken and his wife Ann, who participated in the creation of the program back in 2004. They saw a need in the community and worked to fulfill that need for many families, including their own, who were struggling to find appropriate programming and assistance for their children who had been diagnosed with a variety of developmental disabilities. Ken and Ann have two daughters – Sarah, who is in her final year of graduate school to obtain her Masters in Special

Education, and Leah, an active participant in the Adler Center programming. Professionally, Ken is a partner at Loeb & Loeb LLP based in New York City, and is Chair of the firm’s Technology and Outsourcing Group, a part of Loeb’s Advanced Media and Technology Department. With over 30 years of experience, his practice includes drafting and negotiating all types of complex outsourcing and information technology agreements, including those involving cutting-edge technologies such as robotic process automation (RPA). His practice also includes advising clients on data security, privacy, and intellectual property matters. Regularly recognized for expertise in his field, Kenneth was named “New York City - Technology Lawyer of the Year” by U.S. News and Best Lawyers in 2017 and continues to be recognized as a thought leader in his field.

LYNNE KOUFAKIS Lynne Koufakis is a passionate advocate and philanthropist. She and her husband, Michael, have four adult children, two of whom are on the autism spectrum. Lynne formed the Parent Teacher Friend Association (PTFA) at the School for Language and Communication Development (SLCD), to raise funds for school programs and connect staff with parents. She chairs their Annual Golf Outing. Lynne has also served an integral role the expansion of The ELIJA School. The Koufakis’ are a founding family of ELIJA Farm, and Lynne chairs ELIJA’s Annual Golf Outings and Galas. Lynne currently serves as Co-Vice Chair/Secretary of Life’s WORC. The Koufakis’s have been featured in People magazine and on “The Montel William’s Show”, and have been honored by The ELIJA Foundation, SLCD, and the Queens Democratic Club for their work in Autism research. Many other organizations are the recipients of their generous support. Lynne has generously dedicated her life to increasing awareness and getting proper educational and medical services for all children with special needs.

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WE ARE PROUD TO DONATE THE PROCEEDS FROM THE 2018 WOODBURY BALL FOR AUTISM TO BENEFIT THESE FIVE OUTSTANDING ORGANIZATIONS O U R C H A R I T Y PA R T N E R S AUTISM SPEAKS LONG ISLAND

NORTH SHORE AUTISM CIRCLE

Autism Speaks Long Island works to fund research, provide resources, increase awareness and advocate for the needs of individuals with autism and their families. Since 2008 Autism Speaks Long Island has given out $418,000 in local science and research grants, over $273,000 in Family Services Grants to help fund local area autism service providers to begin or expand their services, and since 2012 Autism Speaks Long Island has provided $35,000 through Autism Cares to Long Island residents affected by unplanned hardships, to name a few. We are committed to raising the funds necessary to support these goals. autismspeaks.org

North Shore Autism Circle is a charitable foundation created and run by parents of children with Autism. Our mission is to raise awareness and establish opportunities for children and adults on the autism spectrum. We are committed to funding special needs recreational, socialization, and peer mentoring programs. We also fund life skills and vocational programs to help young adults transition into the workforce. Specific programs include art classes, yoga, sports, therapeutic horseback riding, swimming, dance, summer programs and respite throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties. northshoreautismcircle.org

THE ADLER CENTER FOR SPECIAL NEEDS AT THE MID-ISLAND Y JCC

FAMILY CENTER FOR AUTISM The Family Center for Autism provides a full range of innovative therapeutic, educational, social, recreation and support services to individuals and their families. Our programs range from daytime enrichment to evening and weekend recreational activities all led by professionals experienced in the field of behavior analysis. Our Behavior Intervention services provide progressive, innovative supports to individuals whose developmental challenges impact their daily lives. We accept payment through private health insurance for applied behavior analysis and Social Skills groups (ABA). For more information please visit our state-of-the-art building at 1517 Franklin Avenue in Garden City. lifesworc.org

The Adler Center for Special Needs at the Mid-Island Y JCC provides a comprehensive range of award-winning programs and services for those with developmental disabilities including learning disabilities, ADHD and autism spectrum disorders. Programs include special needs swimming classes, weekend respite and life skills training. The Adler Center for special needs offers sports, recreational programs, family events and classes that promote self-confidence, socialization, and cooperation while building life-long friendships. Inclusion opportunities are offered during summer camp, vacations and school holidays. We offer specialized group programs with a high staff to participant ratio. miyjcc.org

THE ELIJA FOUNDATION ELIJA believes that all children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and their families deserve a chance, our commitment, expertise and support. Through the efforts of our foundation, school, and farm, ELIJA strives to make a difference: Championing Hope, One Child at a Time. The ELIJA Foundation provides educational opportunities that focus on improving the quality of programs and services available to children. The ELIJA School for Autism offers an individualized 12-month educational and treatment program for school-aged children and young adults. The ELIJA Farm is a sustainable, nonprofit farm that raises high quality, locally grown produce. Young adults on the autism spectrum contribute to the productivity of the farm and its Community Supported Agriculture program, building transferable skills that will lead to success vocationally, socially and in their overall quality of life. elija.org

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THIS IS 20. When you have Autism and turn 20 it is bittersweet. We celebrate all of the huge strides and accomplishments you have made over the years. You are so smart and always have a positive outlook on life. You have a cheery disposition and work harder than anyone we know. In 365 days from your birthday you turn 21 and then this happens. You age out of the school system and you are on your own to figure out the rest of your life. You hear words like residential homes, day habilitation programs and you enter all sorts of uncharted waters. Just know we are here for you! To help you succeed and make sure you reach your utmost potential. Autism doesn't define you! It's just something that makes you unique and special! We love you Bee! Love, Mommy, Daddy and Drew


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WE ARE SO PROUD OF OUR HUSBAND AND FATHER, KEN ADLER, AS HE IS RECOGNIZED FOR HIS DEDICATION AND COMMITMENT TO THE SPECIAL NEEDS COMMUNITY. KEN IS A LOVING AND DEVOTED FAMILY MEMBER AND A CHERISHED FRIEND AND COLLEAGUE. HE GIVES OF HIMSELF UNCONDITIONALLY AND IS ALWAYS THERE FOR US WHEN WE NEED HIM. WE DON’T SAY IT ENOUGH, SO THANK YOU KEN FOR BEING OUR ROCK. KEN IS TOO HUMBLE TO TELL YOU WHAT HE HAS ACCOMPLISHED, SO WE WILL DO IT FOR HIM. BECAUSE OF KEN’S TIRELESS ENERGY, INCREDIBLE GENEROSITY AND REFUSAL TO TAKE NO FOR AN ANSWER, THOUSANDS OF CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES, AS WELL AS THEIR FAMILIES, HAVE FOUND A CENTER WHERE THEY ARE WELCOMED, NURTURED, TAUGHT AND LOVED. CONGRATULATIONS TO LYNNE KOUFAKIS AND SAMANTHA SOHMER ON THIS WELL DESERVED HONOR. THANK YOU NORTH SHORE AUTISM CIRCLE, AUTISM SPEAKS, THE ELIJA FOUNDATION AND FAMILY CENTER FOR AUTISM FOR ALL OF THE AMAZING WORK YOU DO. AND A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR FRIENDS AT THE MID-ISLAND Y JCC FOR HELPING US MAKE OUR DREAM INTO A REALITY. KEN, YOU ARE TRULY AN INSPIRATION AND WE ARE SO HAPPY TO SHARE THIS SPECIAL DAY WITH YOU.

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We congratulate North Shore Autism Circle and Autism Speaks for their charitable efforts. In honor of Jason Brett Wasserman & our friends Hedy and Dr. Bryan Wasserman and the entire family. We hope someday a cure is found and we salute those that help make a difference in the lives of children with Autism. Dr. Harvey I. Garber and Barbara Samantha, Jon, Matthew, Rebecca & Jonas


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To our friends, Amy and Evan Greenberg You’re dedication inspires us all! Thank you to Woodbury Magazine, Autism Speaks, The Elija Foundation, Family Center for Autism, North Shore Autism Circle, & The Adler Center for continuing the fight against Autism.


Beth & Barry Bergman Diana & David Benyaminy The Brietstein Family Candace Cohen, Andrew, Jolie & Lindsay The DiSanti Family The Drenis Family Vanessa & Scott Goldstein Jackie & Cary Golub The Horn Family The Hurwitz Family The Jaslow Family Chris & Jim Messina The Mihalatos Family Elisa & Scott Rosenthal The Rosenthal Bauman Family The Schwalbe Family Debby & Greg Zucker he


Ken: Congratulations on the honor. Well deserved!

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Congratulations to all of the honorees Kenneth Adler, Lynne Koufakis & Samantha Sohmer for this well-deserved honor.

And thank you to the North Shore Autism Circle The Elija Foundation Family Center for Autism Autism Speaks &

The Adler Center for Special Needs for all the wonderful opportunities you provide for our kids! We would be lost without all of you! Shawn & Robert Gladstone Max, Sam & Ben Gladstone


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“Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” – Booker T Washington

CONGRATULATIONS TO

SAMANTHA SOHMER ON A MOST DESERVED HONOR! THANK YOU FOR YOUR TIRELESS EFFORTS ON BEHALF OF ALL CHILDREN AND FAMILIES. WE ARE SO PROUD OF EVERYTHING YOU DO! YOUR ROSLYN PARENT-FACULTY ASSOCIATION CO-PRESIDENTS Deborah Adler

Jenna Freed

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Jackie Golub

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Amy Greenberg

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Congratulations to our esteemed honorees: Kenneth Adler Lynne Koufakis Samantha Sohmer

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Roberta & Dr. William Meyerson Margie & Dr. Ronald Murstein Janice & Michael Neider Carol & Stephan Pearlstein Cindy & Jimmy Robbins Bonnie & Jack Schmidt Geri & Dr. Morton Schulman Susie & Mark Tabor


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IN HONOR OF JASON BRETT WASSERMAN WITH LOVE AND GOOD WISHES TO THE 5J'S JARED, JOCELYN, JUSTIN, JASON, AND JORDAN ROBIN & DR. EDWARD FOX DEBRA & ROBERT KAPLAN JANIE & ALAN KOENKE RHONDA & SEYMOUR SCHREIBER CAROL SHEPARD ELISSA TOBIN


We applaud KEN AND ANN DORMAN ADLER for their philanthropy. Through their leadership, The Adler Center for Special Needs at the Mid-Island Y JCC has dramatically expanded its programs to serve an ever growing population. We are grateful for their commitment, generosity and friendship! Bonnie & Cliff Eisler Mindy & Paul Smolevitz


The Glassman Families Are very proud to honor Jason Brett Wasserman & The 15th Annual Woodbury Ball for Autism Steve Glassman Larry & Brenda Glassman


JASON BRETT WASSERMAN Dear Jason, We are so honored to give our support again. We love you and can't believe the young man you are becoming. You love your family with an open heart and are the sweetest. Thinking of all the vacations we spend together brings happiness into all of our lives. Without a doubt you are the best & fastest bike rider of all of the cousins! We can't wait to see you in sunny Florida soon.

Love, Uncle Bradley & Aunt Ellyse Uncle Evan & Aunt Jamie Cousins Hayley, Zane, Caleb & Sydney


IN HONOR OF Wonderful Jason Brett His fabulous parents Jocelyn & Jared His brothers Justin and Jordan His grandparents Hedy and Bryan We commend you in your efforts to continuously work to find a cure for families affected by Autism! All our love, Mildred & Sidney Kaminsky Jaimie & Roger Shelling Sabrina & Robert Shelling Dani & Michael Shelling Pamela & Jacob Steiger Sue & Arthur Smith


CONGRATULATIONS SAMANTHA SOHMER You are a wonderful Daughter-in-law and sister-in-law.

You make the world a better place! We are so proud of you! We love you! Susan & Steve and Sam & Slade


In Honor of Jason Brett Wasserman Our warmest wishes to you and your entire family‌

With all our love, Beth & Dr. Kenneth Garrod The Hayes Family Dr. Mark Minson Holly & Jason Tobin


IN HONOR OF JASON BRETT WASSERMAN

We love you! Papa Steve & Diane


The Levine and Zauderer Families would like to express their sincere appreciation to

L YNNE K OUFAKIS & S AMANTHA S OHMER for their dedication and commitment to those with special needs.

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We are proud to support The North Shore Autism Circle & THE WASSERMAN FAMILY For all their hard work and dedication 3 Generations of Friendships! JASON we love you and are so proud of you! Congratulations! The Bendett, Finch & Grossman Families


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CONGRATULATIONS KENNETH ADLER, LYNNE KOUFAKIS, AND SAMANTHA SOHMER! THANK YOU TO NORTH SHORE AUTISM CIRCLE FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF THE AUTISM COMMUNITY! FROM, THE NASSAU/SUFFOLK AUTISM SOCIETY OF AMERICA (NSASA) WWW.NSASA.ORG


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