March 20, 2023 – Tommy Nobis Center (TNC), a Marietta-based nonprofit that helps individuals with disabilities enter or return to employment, will host its 25th Annual Galaxy of Stars Luncheon on Friday, April 28 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the Georgia Aquarium.

Galaxy of Stars is Tommy Nobis Center’s premier fundraising event and awards ceremony honoring¬†the incredible talents of people with disabilities and the champions of our community who dedicate time and resources to empower individuals on the amazing journey toward independence and success. This year’s theme “Resilience & Hope” reflects the courage and optimism of TNC participants as they pursue their dreams and achieve their goals.

“We look forward to another meaningful event highlighting the extraordinary work being done in our community for and by people with disabilities,” said President & CEO Dave Ward. Honorees include Doug Hertz for Lifetime Achievement, Community Champion Roger Brathwaite, Family Member Advocate Manya Parker, and Tommy Nobis Rising Star Pamela Martinez. There will be an online auction accompanying this event starting April 12. For more information, go to¬†https://tommynobiscenter.org/galaxy. Funds raised through the event and auction directly support programs and services for youth and adults with disabilities.