‘Evening of Hope V’ Big Success For Autism Support


THE ABOVE VIDEO was played during the Evening of Hope V event, which raised more than $225,000 for autism research and treatment. (Video By Barry Eager, Phantom Films of Florida)

BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – The Scott Center for Autism Treatment held “Evening of Hope V” to support their stellar work for children with autism and other related disorders by implementing procedures based on the science of Applied Behavior Analysis.

The Evening of Hope V co-chairs were  Leasha Flammio-Watson, left, and Mark Malek. (The Scott Center for Autism Treatment facebook image)
The Evening of Hope V co-chairs were Leasha Flammio-Watson, left, and Mark Malek. (The Scott Center for Autism Treatment facebook image)

One of very few facilities of its type, the Scott Center implements the most advanced and empirically supported procedures to treat the spectrum of autism disorders. The Center is also a hub for research on best practices for patients and caregivers.

The event, co-chaired by Leasha Flammio-Watson and Mark Malek, was held at the new corporate headquarters of Revolution Technologies at the Melbourne Airport, and raised more than $225,000.

Cusine and beverages were provided by Creative Catering by the Farinas, Florida Beer and Casbah Wines. Entertainment was provided by Derek and the Slammers.

The Evening of Hope V also includes a raffle for a Rolex watch donated by Kempf’s Jewelers.


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Faith Luebker is the Philanthropy & Style editor for Maverick Multimedia, the parent company of SpaceCoastDaily.com. Luebker’s extensive media experience spans three decades as a content producer and marketing consultant.

Faith Luebker

Innovative in developing highly targeted multimedia marketing campaigns, Luebker delivers tangible results and high value for her clients. Utilizing her experience running and managing her own businesses in real estate and insurance, Luebker understands the rapidly evolving nature of modern multimedia marketing and advertising, and is an expert in finding the perfect solution for any business. As a principal of Hope4heroes.org, a foundation dedicated to serving our military and veterans, Luebker recently planned, organized and executed the “Salute to Heroes All-Star Weekend” at Space Coast Stadium. The event honored our military with many former MLB and NFL legends. Luebker grew up in Brevard County and is a lifelong resident of Central Florida. She lives in Indialantic with her husband Vic and son Christian.

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