The day after our 7th annual benefit gala, lots of press on the wires!

By |2017-02-19T06:26:56+00:00June 4th, 2013|Benefit Gala|

The seventh annual Freeing Voices, Changing Lives Benefit Gala for the American Institute for Stuttering was an enormous success! We are so thankful to our many generous supporters! We will post many more photos and videos from last night's gala in the coming weeks, but here is a taste of our tremendous event. Below are [...]

Photos From The 6th Annual Benefits Gala – “Freeing Voice Changing Lives” on June 11, 2012

By |2017-02-19T06:26:59+00:00June 18th, 2012|Benefit Gala, People Who Stutter|

The 6th Annual Benefit Gala was an exciting evening, celebrating the hope, perseverance, and courage of people who stutter. Sam Waterson, a friend of the Institute since its founding days, served as Master of Ceremonies. John Glenn and Annie Glenn were this year’s Honorary Chairs along with AIS Board member Emily Blunt, who sent a [...]

The 5th Annual Benefit Gala for the American Institute for Stuttering: Articles, Photos, Videos

By |2017-02-19T06:27:00+00:00June 10th, 2011|Benefit Gala, Headlines|

The 5th Annual Benefit Gala for the American Institute for Stuttering was held Tuesday night, and it was a marvelous evening that celebrated people who stutter and raised funds that will help change lives. We would like to thank a multitude of friends for making the event a smashing success, including honorees Arthur M. Blank [...]

Our 2011 Benefit Gala honoree: Arthur M. Blank

By |2017-02-19T06:27:03+00:00November 2nd, 2010|Benefit Gala, Headlines|

ARTHUR M. BLANK At the gala, we will honor Arthur M. Blank, Co-Founder of The Home Depot and Owner of the NFL's Atlanta Falcons. Growing up in Queens, Blank dealt with stuttering throughout his childhood. He graduated from Babson College and started his career at Handy Dan Hardware. He rose through the ranks at Handy [...]

Our 4th Annual Fundraiser Gala: articles and photos

By |2017-02-19T06:27:04+00:00June 9th, 2010|Benefit Gala, Headlines|

Our 4th Annual Fundraiser Gala was held Monday night, and it was a phenomenal evening. Catherine was lovingly remembered, our honorees energized the crowd, and our clients touched the hearts of everyone in the room. A full write-up is in the works. In the meantime, here are two articles relating to the gala: Clarence Page [...]