Tuesday, 10 June 2014

Congratulations: Richard Wilkins AM

Comedy is King fundraiser, 2009
Our congratulations to Richard Wilkins, who has been a great support to Down Syndrome NSW over many years, both through his fundraising activities and  by speaking about his son, Adam:

Wilkins 'blown away' by Queens Birthday honour
AAP, 9th June 2014
Television presenter Richard Wilkins says he's blown away after being recognised in this year's Queen's Birthday honours list. Wilkins has been made a member in the general division of the Order of Australia (AM).

Best known as a veteran entertainment reporter, Wilkins also supports charities such as the Cerebral Palsy Alliance, Cure for Life Foundation, Sony Foundation, Autistic Association and the Down Syndrome Association.
... He has said his eldest son Adam, who has Down Syndrome, is the inspiration for his philanthropic work.

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