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Autism Speaks Receives $3 Million Gift from The Estate Of Charles Meixner

NEW YORK, N.Y. (August 7, 2013) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced that the estate of Charles Meixner has donated $3 million to support Autism Speaks’ Translational Rese... More...

Autism Speaks Collaborative Releases First Full Genome Sequencing for Autism Spectrum Disorders

NEW YORK, N.Y., (July 11, 2013) – A collaborative formed by Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, has found full genome sequencing examining the entire DNA code of individuals with autism spectrum... More...

Autism Speaks Funds Nearly $700,000 for High Priority Research

New York, N.Y. (June 26, 2013) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced awards totaling $685,968 funding new research in areas of high priority that will advan... More...

Autism Speaks and National Black Church Initiative Seek to Reduce Age of Autism Diagnosis

New York, N.Y. (June 21, 2013) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, and the National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), today announced their new collaboration seeking to reduce the average age of... More...

AMC Theatres® Summer Nights Program to Benefit Autism Organizations

Kansas City, Mo. (June 17, 2013) – AMC Theatres® is proud to announce the launch the AMC Summer Nights program, which will offer some of the past year’s biggest movies ... More...

Robert H. Ring, Ph.D. Named Chief Science Officer of Autism Speaks

NEW YORK, NY (JUNE 13, 2013) – Robert H. Ring, Ph.D., a respected autism and neurodevelopmental disorders researcher and executive, has been named Chief Science Officer of Autism Speaks, the world's leading autism science and advocacy or... More...

Autism Speaks Launches New Ad Council Campaign – “Maybe”

Extending its award-winning “Learn the Signs” campaign, Autism Speaks today launched the “Maybe” campaign, a new series of public service advertisements (PSA... More...

More Than $2 Million Raised During Toys“R”Us® Autism Speaks Campaign

WAYNE, NJ (May 6, 2013) – Today, Toys“R”Us, Inc. announced that it raised more than $2 million across the U.S. and Canada during its seventh consecutive in-store and online fundraising campaign to benefit Autism ... More...

Autism Speaks Partners with Ustream to Live Stream Los Angeles Walk

New York, N.Y. (April 18, 2013) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization and Ustream, ... More...

FedEx, Autism Speaks again join forces for June 2, 2013 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway

DOVER, Del. – For the third straight year, FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), Autism Speaks and Dover International Speedway will team up, as FedEx will serve as the title sponsor for the “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks&rdqu... More...

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