THE AVERITY FUND TECH KIDS UNLIMITED FUNDRAISER
Tech Kids Unlimited, a NYC-educational technology not-for-profit which helps teach computational thinking and tech skills to students ages 7 to 21 with special needs, received a generous check from Averity.
The donation to TKU was from The Averity Fund set up by Averity. In connection to this, Averity announced that The Averity Fund would additionally donate $1,000 to Tech Kids’s Unlimited for every client placement during the holiday season.
DOING SOMETHINGWITH AN IMPACT
When the opportunity to start The Averity Fund came about, Allaire, who has two kids of his own, knew he wanted to invest in the future. Allaire and the Vice President of Averity, Alex Dubovoy, who is also a father, brainstormed ways in which they could give back to the community. With a close family member who is diagnosed on the autism spectrum, Dubovoy optimized his search for an organization invested in both tech and helping kids with learning and emotional challenges. He ultimately came across TKU and the rest is history! (Read Alex’s story here). The Averity team paid a visit to TKU’s Sunday workshops on January 27 to present the big check.
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