Fermí Fernandez

Actor and presenter Fermí Fernández will be this year, in charge of presenting the 10th solidarity day "Fent Amics" that Down Catalunya celebrates every year in PortAventura and that this time will be next October 6.

Known mainly for his work on television and in the theater, he begins, but on the radio with Andreu Buenafuente, where he has worked since 1988, combining it with theater and dubbing. He has participated as an actor in different television shows (Sense títol, La Cosa Nostra, Un altra cosa, Buenafuente, Homozapping, Crackovia ...) for more than twenty years. He has also been the director and host of programs for different television networks (Ui que difícil in 8tv, Que no surti d'aquí to Td8, and Sota terra on TV3) and is currently part of the team of actors of the Minoría Absoluta , the Polònia program. He is also an actor in the Ball parlat de Dames i Vells, which is performed annually during the Festes de Santa Tecla.

The solidarity day "Fent Amics", eminently playful and of coexistence, is organized by Down Catalunya and the PortAventura Foundation, with the sponsorship of the Invest For Children Foundation and the participation of many volunteers, contributed by the entities of Down Catalunya and of the Federation of Volunteer Associations of the La Caixa.

For the distribution and sale of tickets, Down Catalunya has counted again this year with the collaboration of the chain of shoemakers Querol and the MRW messenger company, as well as other entities such as AMPAS and schools, Esplais, the Federació Catalana d'Ateneus , the Federació de Diables de la Ciutat de Barcelona, Xiquets de Vilafranca, the FAPAC, FAPAES and several Associations of Traders of Barcelona. The income obtained from the sale of the tickets is allocated to Down Catalunya and its nine entities (Fundación Astrid 21 of Girona, Aura Fundació, Andi-Down Sabadell, Barcelona Down, Down Lleida, Down Tarragona, Fundación Reto, Fundación Cromosuma and Família AMIC)