During the gala evenings of the Order of St. Gabriel in 2012 and 2013, a raffle was organized and raised funds for the association The Eighth Day. Its purpose is to provide any means that is useful for the development of adults with Down syndrome and young adults with a slight or moderate intellectual difference.
To this end, it has 4 houses located in the Brussels region that perfectly meet the concept of integration into society, thus enabling people with disabilities to choose their way of life and to develop independently, in complete safety and with support. active solidarity people living in the same building.
The support provided by the Ordre de Saint-Gabriel has notably been used to carry out activities organized within adapted infrastructures or to acquire equipment.