Journey of Hope honoring Ed Robinson

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Honoring the extraordinary dedication of Ed Robinson

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2019 Host Committee

Steve Crawford – Co-Chair
Colin Mitchell – Co-Chair
Kelley Caine
Lynne Cohen
Mark Cohen
Jen Dent
Sonny Fowlkes
Annie Goldberg
Devon Laney
Dorothy McDaniel
Bill Pradat
Margaret Ann Pyburn
Jeremy Rasberry
Leigh Robinson
Mallie Whatley

Brian Barksdale Chair, Board of Directors
Dr. Gary Edwards, Chief Executive Officer
Alison Berman, Chief Development Officer

Mr. Ed Robinson

August 3, 2019

UAB’s Alys Stephens Center | Jemison Concert Hall

Doors Open at 6:00 pm | Program Begins at 7:00 pm
Dessert Reception to Follow

Our annual Journey of Hope supports the advancement of medicine, technology, and therapies for people living with disabilities. Spend an evening getting to know United Ability as we follow the journeys of families whose lives have been forever changed through our programs.

Featuring an exciting performance by Brian King Joseph, The King of Violin

A revolutionary electric violinist with an inspiring story. This self-taught prodigy puts a rebellious spin on a classic instrument, wowing audiences with his explosive renditions of popular songs. Despite battling a debilitating nerve disease called peripheral neuropathy, King was a finalist on Season 13 of America’s Got Talent and the first winner of MTV’s music competition Cover of the Month.

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