Comedy Fundraiser: Opportunities For Owen

It’s a comedy night for a cause. Maitland Comedy Club will hold the event in support of the Barry family to assist with their son’s ongoing therapy who suffers from Cerebral Palsy. With 8 comedians on the bill and headline act Peter Berner it’s sure to be a cracker event for a worthy cause. 

Owen Barry is a twin boy that was born at 26weeks, his brother is Ethan Barry. Owen was born at only 980grams and Ethan was 860 grams.

Owen suffers from Cerebral Palsy, Mixed Spastic/Dystonic Triplegia, GMFCS Level 3 (Gross Motor Function Classification System) which means Owen Walks with assistive mobility devices indoors and outdoors on level surfaces, & MACS Level 3.

Opportunities for Owen  is a Non-Profitable Organisation to help raise funds for medical treatments, physical and other therapies, equipment, support services, research, and any other costs reasonably connected with the provision of treatment or assistance for Owen with a view to improving his mobility, speech, cognitive skills, and overall quality of life.

TV & Radio Host, writer, artist & cartoonist,  Peter Berner will headline the bill with MC Craig Annis, part of the morning radio team on 104.5fm on the Central Coast keeping everything together. .

For just $20, you’ll get 8 comedians, finger food and the chance to support this awesome family and truly laugh out loud while you do

WHAT: Opportunities For Owen Comedy Fundraiser
WHEN: 21 Februaryat 18:30
WHERE: The Bradford Hotel Rutherford

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