The Circle of Friends is a group of elite supporters who partner with ABC of NC Child Development Center (ABC of NC) to advance our mission of providing high-quality, evidence-based diagnostic, therapeutic, and educational services to people with autism spectrum disorder; o ensure service accessibility to individuals from any economic background; to offer support and hope to families; and to advocate for inclusion and acceptance.
Forever Friends is the organization’s most prestigious recognition. Through our Forever Friends Society, ABC of NC honors the leadership and extraordinary contributions made by the organization’s most generous supporters. Forever Friends have made a special commitment of leadership, involvement and personal resources to ensure ABC of NC’s strength as a leader in our community for children with autism spectrum disorders and their families. Individuals become Forever Friends based on their outright, cumulative giving through the history of our organization..
Our Friends Group is comprised of individuals and organizations making cumulative annual (June 1 through May 31) gifts of support of $1,000 or greater. Members of the Friends Group join with other community-minded citizens and leaders to ensure that ABC of NC has the needed resources to accomplish its mission.
For their contributions, members of the Friends Group will be recognized in the ABC of NC Annual Report and at ABC of NC events such as the Gourmet Lunchbox Luncheon. Friends will be given priority seating at the Gourmet Lunchbox Luncheon and other opportunities for exclusive engagement as they are identified.
Friends Group Recognition Levels
Friends $25,000 +
Good Friends $10,000 +
Companions $5,000 +
Buddies $2,500 +
Pals $1,000 +
If you are already supporting ABC of NC at the Friends level, thank you. If not, we would like to encourage you to elevate your level of giving and join the individuals and organizations that make up our Circle of Friends.