Comedians Jenifer Bloodsworth, Moody McCarthy and Johnny Lampert Entertain at the 5th Annual ARI Comedy Night Fundraiser

Stamford, CT - The 5th Annual ARI Comedy Night took place on Friday, November 8th at the Hibernian Hall in Stamford. The fundraiser drew 90 attendees and raised over $20,000 with proceeds benefiting services at ARI of Connecticut. The event included a silent and live auction with a three comedian show. Nationally recognized comedians Jenifer Bloodsworth, Moody McCarthy and Johnny Lampert filled the room with laughter at this successful event. 

“For the 5th consecutive year the Comedy Night Fundraiser met all expectations. We would like to thank all of the donors, contributors and volunteers who made this year’s event very successful. Their support allows us to continue providing the highest quality of services to our over 150 clients.” says Matthew Reyher, President & CEO of ARI of Connecticut, Inc.

ARI of Connecticut, Inc. is already in the planning stages for next year’s event. For more information please contact Gerard J. Gasparino, Mgr. of Development & Recreation or visit us at

ARI provides jobs, homes and services to over 150 adults with developmental disabilities. 

ARI MISSION: Enriching the lives of people with disabilities and their families by enabling them to achieve their fullest potential at home, at work and in the community.