Arthur Murray Teams Up With Abilis for Romantic Valentine’s Dance

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The owner of Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom, Christine Georgopulo, was born on Valentine’s Day, and she celebrated on the dance floor along with a group from Abilis.

The evening started out with the twist, and got creative as couples made up their own dances and showed off ones they’d been practicing back at Abilis.

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Gillian Doucette flew in from Denver to help celebrate the Valentine’s Day dance and Georgopulo’s birthday. Credit: Leslie Yager

Screen Shot 2015-02-14 at 7.24.15 PM“We’ve always had a great relationship with Arthur Murray and they have been generous to us. This dance was a nice way to strengthen the bond,” Daly said. “Plus, we love music and we love to dance at Abilis.”

“For us to be a leader in disability services, we have to be part of the community,” Daly continued. “We’re very lucky to be part of a great, inclusive town.”

“This is the best birthday I could possibly have,” said Georgopulo. “Just seeing everyone having fun. We’re all just people who want love and happiness.”

Arthur Murray Grande Ballroom is located at 6 Lewis Street in Greenwich. Tel. (203) 769-1800

The Abilis mission is to provide people with developmental disabilities and their families in Lower Fairfield County with supports and advocacy for building able lives and strong communities.

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