Connecting the Pieces Gala

Connecting the Pieces in 2017
Autism Pensacola is excited to announce this year’s Connecting the Pieces gala will be hosted by a team of incredible friends—Grover & Jill Robinson and Dr. Brett & Rocky Parra. The Robinsons and Parras have selected the theme “You’ve Got a Friend in Me” for this year’s event.

14th annual Dinner and Auction – “You’ve Got a Friend in Me”
Date: Thursday, April 27
Time: 5:30 pm
Place: Sanders Beach-Corinne Jones Resource Center, 913 South I St, Pensacola, FL 3250
Hosts: Jill & Grover Robinson and Rocky & Brett Parra
Business Casual Attire ** Strolling Dinner ** Open Bar
Silent & Live Auction ** Live Band

Be part of the experience – check out our Online Auction

Autism Pensacola is so excited to debut online bidding through Qtego for the gala this year!

Our Qlink is:

This link will allow you to preview and bid on items available in the auction. You can bid from any computer or smart phone after completing the registration process. You can bid on items (and win) even if you are not on site. Any winners not in attendance at the event will be notified to arrange payment and pick-up the week of May 1st.

Happy Bidding!

Thank You to Our Sponsors
Help Support the Gala

Paddle Pledge – (multiples of $500)

  • 1 Paddle Pledge sends a child to Kids for Camp for 1 week

Donor receives – Donation acknowledgment letter

Sponsor a Course –

  • Small Plates sponsor – $2000
  • H’ors D’oeuvres sponsor – $2000
  • Drinks sponsor – $5000

Donor receives –

  • Business/Individual recognized with nameplate at the Gala
  • Business/Individual listed in Gala program

2017 Gala Hosts

Brett Parra is a former API board member and Rocky is a current board member. Grover Robinson is County Commissioner for Escambia County, District 4. Jill is a teacher at Episcopal Day School. The couples have been friends for years. Their children have gone to school together over the years, and the families vacation together. The couples have also volunteered together on a number of projects.

The “Connecting the Pieces” Gala is a major fundraiser that allows API to address the varied needs of both the local individuals on the autism spectrum and their families.

Limited Tickets Available- $150 a seat - Complete the Contact Form Below to Request Tickets