May 29, 2018 09:45
Véronique Cloutier and Louis Morissette, the Foundation Véro & Louis, with Jean St-Gelais, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of The Capital city, and Marie-Josée Guérette, executive vice-president for corporate affairs of The Capital.
The Foundation of The Capital was offered a $ 500,000 donation to the Foundation, Veronica & Louis in order to contribute to the construction of a home for persons 21 years of age and older who are living with a disorder on the autism spectrum.
The chairman of the board and chief executive officer of The Capital Jean St-Gelais, will also act as the chairman of the fundraising campaign of the Foundation, Veronica & Louis.
“While most adults aspire to more autonomy, some people with autism have a need for a constant supervision of their entourage throughout their life. Unfortunately, the resources are almost non-existent for these people as soon as they reach 21 years of age “, highlights the agencies.