It was a privilege to have Mike Le Donne, renowned Jazz Pianist and Founder/Pres/CEO Disability Pride NYC (501C3 non-profit organization), on the show to discuss the impetus on forming Disability Pride NYC and how vital theirNYC Disability Pride Parade is in eradicating serotypes, bridging communities and creating a platform for performers and attendees with disabilities to experience inclusion and big time fun!
The JAZZ LEGENDS FOR DISABILITY PRIDE – DISABILITY PRIDE PARADE FUNDRAISER, hear how over 21 jazz legends will descend on Thurs January 5th 6:30-9:30 at the Quaker Friends Meeting Hall in NYC for a phenomenal night of jazz starring: Ron Carter, Benny Golson, Buster Williams, Jimmie Cobb, Harold Mabern, Eddie Henderson, Louis Hayes, Carl Allen, George Coleman, Peter Bernstein, Eric Alexander, Joe Farnsworth, Buster Williams, Bill Charlap, Renee Rosnes, Kenny Washington, Peter Washington, John Webber, Donald Vega, Vincent Herring, Russell Malone and more.
Tickets and info: www.winterjazzfest.com/jazzlegends
Have Mark speak at your company or organization to increase moral, productivity, confidence and more. Mark also has riveting talks for kids k-12 and college on overcoming adversity, anti-bullying/anti-teasing, mental health, drugs/alcohol, celebrating differences, self-entitlement and more. All of Mark’s talks are from his vast life experience of living with a disability and much more. Reviews, videos, booking info and more at: www.markfarrellmotivation.com
“Mark invigorated our conference! His genuine enthusiasm and professionalism, combined with an amazing topic, made for a marvelous presentation.”
Catharine Leahy – Speakers Chair Pinceton University