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June 16, 2014

(June 16, 2014) Mamaroneck, NY. -- The Sixteenth Annual Winged Foot Celebrity Gof Challenge is being held today at Winged Foot Golf Club. The Autism Speaks Celebrity Golf Challenge was created by Susan and Kevin Murray after their son, Owen, was diagnosed with autism. Since it's inception, the event has raised more than $10 million for autism research, advocacy and family services, and has lent a helping hand to children and families across the country who deal with the challenges associated with autism every day. 

June 01, 2014

(June 1, 2014) -- Thousands of walkers turned out Sunday in Hartford, Conn., Westchester County, NY and Waterloo, Canada to raise funds and awareness for Autism Speaks.

In Westchester, a crowd of around 15,000 gathered for an opening ceremony that included speeches by Autism Speaks President LIz Feld and national board member Laura Slatkin.

May 26, 2014

The 2014 Montreal Walk Now for Autism Speaks was a huge success. The event raised $158,000. Special thanks goes out to Autism Speaks Montreal Regional Walk Manager Krista Leitham. 

Thank you to all the teams and walkers that took part in the event. Check out some photos of the walk. 

May 04, 2014

On Saturday, May 3, Autism Speaks, JetBlue Airways and Pacific Child and Family Associates hosted more than 200 people for a Blue Horizons for Autism airport rehearsal event at Burbank Bob Hope Airport in Los Angeles, Ca. Blue Horizons for Autism provides families and individuals affected by autism with the opportunity to navigate the air travel experience in a realistic, relaxed environment, surrounded by other families in the autism community.