Celebrate EveryBody! We’re excited to present the final event in the Project EveryBody campaign: The International Day of Persons with Disabilities Celebration
The United Nations has designated December 3rd as the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. This year’s theme is: “Sustainable Development: The Promise of Technology”. Please join us to celebrate, learn and be inspired!
When: Wednesday December 3rd, 2014 3pm-8pm (see event details below)
Where: Roundhouse Community Centre (181 Roundhouse Mews, corner of Davie and Pacific)
|3:00pm-7:00pm||Booths from a range of organizations including technology and accessibility & Live music throughout afternoon/evening highlighting local talent|
|4:00pm-5:30pm||Technology talks! Sustainable Development: The Promise of Technology|
|4:00pm||City of Vancouver: Sustainability, Technology and Accessibility|
|4:30pm||Marco Pasqua: Professional Speaker, Entrepreneur and Accessibility Advocate.
Speaking on the topic of technology for individuals of all abilities
|5:00pm||Roger B Jones: “The Ability Guy” Consultant, Entrepreneur, Strong belief in Access for All|
Showtime! Film Screening of Endless Abilities http://endlessabilities.org/
This event is FREE! Please RSVP at www.projecteverybodycelebration.eventbrite.ca
Venue is wheelchair accessible | ASL interpreter and captioning will be present
Don’t forget to spread the word! *Please feel free to distribute this message and attached poster to any contacts you feel would be interested. And follow us on Social Media!
A little about projectEveryBody:
The ProjectEverybody Series led by Open Door Group, is a campaign driven by a collaboration of various community organizations, businesses and the City of Vancouver. The project’s intended impact is to promote an “inclusive Vancouver” through providing high profile opportunities that truly showcase and celebrate the talents of persons with disabilities through arts and culture, employment, social connection and recreational opportunities.
Take note of the Project Everybody event series:
- September 10th, 2014:
- October 5th, 2014:
- October 26th, 2014:
- November 14th, 2014:
The four events lead up to a HUGE celebration on December 3rd, at the Roundhouse Community Centre in recognition of the UN designated International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
Check out www.projecteverybody.ca for more information!