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Pool Party Fundraiser for Tyler Clementi Foundation – Fire Island Pines

August 7, 2022, 1 pm5 pm.
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Join us for a Pool Party Fundraiser in Fire Island! 100% of your gift goes to TCF’s life-saving initiatives.
Date & Time: Sunday, August 7 from 1 to 5pm
Location: 6 Ocean Walk, Fire Island Pines, NY 11782
Host Committee: 

Boys of Fire Island
Anthony Taccetta, Owner, Anthony Taccetta Event Design
Dr. Robert Fargione, Ophthalmologist, Glaucoma Specialist
Dan Chen, CFA, Product Strategy, Google
Alex Dorado, Strategy and Operations Program Manager at Google
Vikrum Vishnubhakta, Managing Director at Forward Consultants, LLC
Sunny Israni, Senior Engineer, Shopify

About the Tyler Clementi Foundation:
The Tyler Clementi Foundation was founded by the Clementi family to prevent bullying through inclusion and the assertion of dignity and acceptance as a way to honor the memory of Tyler: a son, a brother, and a friend. Our mission is to end online and offline bullying in schools, workplaces, and faith communities.

In 2010, Tyler’s death became a global news story, highlighting the impact and consequences of bullying, while sparking dialogue amongst parents, teachers, and students across the country. His story also linked broader issues impacting youth and families, such as LGBT inequality, safety in schools, youth in crisis, higher education support systems, and cyberbullying.

In 2011, The Tyler Clementi Foundation was born out of the urgent need to address these bullying challenges facing vulnerable populations, especially LGBT communities and other victims of hostile social environments.

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