Survivors of Addiction, Inc.
March 17, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Former Homeless Addict to Showcase Art at The Dalí
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – From a hopeless, homeless addict to an outstanding artist and man in recovery, Dione Christopher will be showcasing his artistic talents at The Art of Recovery- An Evening with Dione at The Dalí Museum from 7 to 11 p.m. on Sunday, April 23.
The event will be hosted by local non-profit, Survivors of Addiction, Inc. The theme of the night is “Principles through Portraits” where those who are in recovery, as well as those who are still suffering, will get the chance to showcase their artist talents, in hopes to lessen the stigma around addiction.
“The Art of Recovery will be my first major attempt to express what is one of the most important things in my human experience – the principles which bind all us together” said Christopher. Dione is a graduate of Survivors of Addiction who has battled with addiction throughout his life. This night will be an effort to change the perception of addicts and those in recovery, while raising money for a noble, local cause.
Tickets are $100 and are available at www.survivorsofaddiction.com. Sponsorship opportunities are also available on the website. Call Kimberlie Gordon at (727) 288-1440 for more information.
ABOUT SURVIVORS OF ADDICTION, INC.
Survivors of Addiction, Inc. is a faith-based, non-profit registered 501c3 ministry of Calvary Baptist Church, dedicated to providing drug-free housing with a safe structured atmosphere of recovery for those who struggle with the disease of addiction, but have the willingness, as well as the courage, to change.