Released Nov. 5, 2015
BOCA RATON, FL – Trivia questions on celebrities, Halloween and Tourette Syndrome challenged guests of Trick or Trivia, a scholarship fundraiser for students who have Tourette Syndrome which was held on Friday, October 30 by non-profit organization The Kelsey B. Diamantis TS Scholarship Family Foundation, Inc., dba Dollars 4 Tic Scholars. Held at the PNC Bank in the Reserve Shopping Center, 9878 Clint Moore Road in Boca Raton, the candy-corn-themed event featured a fun trivia contest, dinner, raffles, silent auction, and door prizes. Speakers included Co-founders Kelsey Diamantis and Diane Diamantis, as well as Dr. Jonathan Hoffman of NeuroBehavioural Institute. A video featuring 2015 Dollars 4 Tic Scholars scholarship recipient Jordan Bernstein was also shown.
Sponsors for the event included Afshin Karnama, Vice President – Branch Manager of PNC Bank, Zorba’s Taverna of Delray Beach, Palm Beach Bagel and Bakery, and Think and Drink Trivia.
Kelsey Diamantis, who has Tourette Syndrome and is vice-president and co-founder of Dollars 4 Tic Scholars, noted, “This event was so spectacular. The love and support we received from everyone was outstanding and I am extremely grateful for all who came out. This scholarship program is our baby, and the fact that other people see its potential and care for it as we do is simply amazing. ”
Dollars 4 Tic Scholars, established in May of 2014, awards college scholarships to students with Tourette Syndrome as well as supporting Tourette Syndrome summer camp fees. Contact the organization at 561-487-9526, at https://www.dollars4ticscholars.org, on Facebook at “Dollars4TicScholars”, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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