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Partnership includes return of the Autism Speaks Day at the Races ticket package

For the third straight year, FedEx Corp., Autism Speaks and Dover International Speedway will team up, as FedEx will serve as the titl

April 04, 2013

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” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, June 2, 2013.

Teaming Up with Autism Speaks, the World’s Leading Autism Science and Advocacy Organization, to Raise Awareness

Major League Baseball is teaming up with Autism Speaks in a league-wide effort to recognize Autism Awareness Month in April. All 30 MLB

April 01, 2013

All 30 Clubs to Select One Home Game to Support the Initiative

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Expanding Upon Its National Walk Now For Autism Speaks Sponsorship, Company Launches Virtual “Walk With Geoffrey,” Providing Everyone an Opportunity To Take Steps Toward Helping Solve the Autism Puzzle

Toys“R”Us, Inc. today announced the launch of its “Shine A Light For Autism” in-store and online fundraising campaign to benefit Autism

April 01, 2013

WAYNE, NJ (April 1, 2013) – Toys“R”Us, Inc. today announced the launch of its “Shine A Light For Autism” in-store and online fundraising campaign to benefit Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization.

The Home Depot Supports Autism Speaks’ Light It Up Blue Initiative for Third Year with Blue Light Bulbs

The Home Depot will sell blue light bulbs starting March 1, offering people across the United States and Canada the opportunity to rais

March 15, 2013

NEW YORK, N.Y. (March 15, 2013) – Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, and The Home Depot have partnered for a third year to shine a light on autism during Autism Awareness Month in April and World Autism Awareness Day on April 2. The Home Depot will sell blue light bulbs starting March 1, offering people across the United States and Canada the opportunity to raise autism awareness through the fourth annual Autism Speaks Light It Up Blue campaign.

In-store fundraising campaign returns Feb.27 to benefit local communities
February 26, 2013

PHOENIX (Feb. 26, 2013) - Sprouts Farmers Markets, one of the largest and fastest growing natural foods retailers in the country, will once again host a two-week Autism Speaks Puzzle Piece Campaign to raise funds and awareness for the autism community beginning February  27.  Autism Speaks is the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization dedicated to funding autism research, increasing public awareness and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.

8 Countries Unanimously Adopt Autism Charter at Conference in New Delhi

Yesterday, representatives from the governments of India, Bangladesh, Thailand, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Timor-Leste, wit

February 12, 2013

NEW DELHI, INDIA (February 12, 2013) - Yesterday, representatives from the governments of India, Bangladesh, Thailand, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Timor-Leste, as well as Autism Speaks and the World Health Organization (WHO), came together for the inaugural meeting of the South Asian Autism Network (SAAN) in New Delhi, India.

February 01, 2013

Autism Speaks Board Member Mel Karmazin was recognized as the "Donor of the Day" by  The Wall Street Journal, along with his daughter Dina Karmazin Elkins, and Michael and Amy Lillard. The families made a combined gift of $1.5 million to Rutgers University to fund a chair in adult autism at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology.

Programs in CA, CT, NJ, NY Selected as National Models

Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism (AFAA) has selected the inaugural winners of AFAA Applauds, a national initiative recognizing

January 29, 2013

(Autism Speaks is the managing partner of Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism (AFAA), a national consortium of organizations seeking to create meaningful futures for adults with autism that include homes, jobs, recreation, friends, and supportive communities.) 

Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism (AFAA) has selected the inaugural winners of AFAA Applauds, a national initiative recognizing innovative, high-quality support programs for adults living with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).