A big thank you to all those who came out and supported us this year.
The 16th Annual Austin Firefighter’s Ball
January 25, 2020 6:00pm | Crowne Plaza Hotel
A wonderful scholarship fundraising event for both Firefighters and the community. This occasion is open to the community and is a fund-raising event that benefits the Ed Bridges Scholarship Fund. An exquisite meal, awesome keynote speaker, cash bar, vendors, and a photographer will be available for photos. Attire is semi-formal.
Dance starts at 9:30pm!
Eric Byrd is a native of Austin’s Eastside and a graduate of the Liberal Arts and Science Academy. Eric began working in the field of mental health and rehabilitation at the age of 19 and shortly after received a Bachelor’s in Psychology from Texas State University. He developed a passion for working with young people after having the privilege of serving and mentoring under-privileged youth from some of the most crime heavy metropolitan areas in the country. Eric went on to design and implement interventions as a lead therapist at a facility for young children with autism. While working with children and adults with brain injuries, psychiatric disorders, and autism spectrum disorder, Eric simultaneously acquired a Master’s degree in Education and Behavior Analysis.
Eric is a Director at the SAFE Children’s shelter where he works with victims of child abuse, domestic violence, and human trafficking to heal from their traumas and transition to more fulfilling lives. Eric has a vision and passion for increasing awareness of human trafficking in Texas.
– Full bio will be in the event program
Click on the image above to access sponsor options. Vendor spot purchase can be made through the registration link. Vendor fee is $50.00 + $3.00 processing fee. (Sponsor Levels/Details)