Gerald Harvard, from left, Tara Jow, and program supervisor, Michael Robertson, wait for refreshments after State Sen. Carol Liu visits Ability First in Pasadena on Thursday, October 20, 2011. Sen. Liu celebrates with Ability First volunteers, board members, donors, staff and family members after bill SB-309 was passed. The bill gives the youth with disabilities the opportunity to select and continue participating in after school programs with their school-aged peers rather than being transitioned into an adult program.
Cheryl A. Guerrero/Staff Photographer
Copyright © 2017, CT Now