People with intellectual disabilities
Down Catalonia manages to gather more than 5,000 people in the 10th solidarity day "Fent Amics" in PortAventura Park
On October 6, the tenth edition of the "Fent Amics" solidarity day was held, which is organized every year by Down Catalonia and the PortAventura Foundation, with an eminently playful and convivial character, where more than 5,000 people have gathered this year.
With the participation of many volunteers, contributed by the entities of Down Catalonia and the Federation of Associations of Volunteers of “La Caixa. Fermí Fernández and the young woman of Aura Fundació Sofía Soneira were in charge of presenting the act, which It counted with almost a thousand attendees.
Joan Adserà, Manager of the PortAventura Foundation and Gloria Canals, President of Aura Foundation and on this occasion, on behalf of Down Catalonia, highlighted the participation of volunteers, families and organizations in the tenth anniversary of the "Fent Amics" event, which demonstrates your commitment to people with intellectual disabilities.
In the “Gran Teatre Imperial” Theater in PortAventura Park, the performances of the "Els Cracs of Andi" groups integrated by young people of Andi Down Sabadell and the "Down Revolution" formed with children and young people with and without intellectual disability were enjoyed. of Down Tarragona. In addition, PortAventura World offered its fabulous show "Halloween Kingdom" by the dance company of PortAventura Park
The income obtained from the sale of the tickets was destined to Down Catalonia and its nine entities (Astrid 21 Foundation of Girona, Aura Foundation, Andi-Down Sabadell, Barcelona Down, Down Lleida, Down Tarragona, Fundación Reto, Fundación Cromosuma and AMIC family).