At this year's International Meeting for Autism Research (IMFAR), Autism Speaks staff and its funded researchers will be making more than 300 presentations.
Autism Speaks and Major League Soccer (MLS) partnered for a Score for a Cure, special gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art that benefited individuals and families affected by autism spectrum disorder. Hosted by MLS legends Alexi Lalas and Taylor Twellman, that raised $1,386,067 for Autism Speaks and the Gillen Brewer School, which specializes in educating children with challenging and often multiple disabilities.
The Tampa Walk Now for Autism Speaks held its 9th Annual Event on April 26 at Raymond James Stadium and has raised more than $266,000 toward our goal of $310,000! There were over 330 teams and more than 3,000 walkers registered online! An amazing crowd of nearly 8,000 families and friends joined together to celebrate this incredible day for fundraising and awareness.