The first annual J-Rob Foundation Gala is Saturday night as the non-profit continues its effort to purchase adaptive sports equipment for children with disabilities.

Jason Robinson, who suffers from Spinal Segmental Dysgenesis, joined WIBX First News with Keeler in the Morning to talk about the event, and how the foundation was inspired to help others.

The Gala is Saturday night from 7-11 at Hart's Hill Inn in Whitesboro.Tickets are $35 each and can be purchased by calling 315-466-3764, or by visiting