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Walk Now for Autism Speaks

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 04, 2014

Three locations across the country held walks this weekend to raise funds and awareness for autism. It's not too late to make a donation to these events. You can see the event status and make a general donation to an individual Walk by clicking on the links below. 

The following Walks took place on Saturday: 

Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund Provides $600,000 Grant to Autism Speaks as National Sponsor of Annual Walk Program; Renews Support to Raise Awareness for Autism Spectrum Disorders

Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund Provides $600,000 Grant to Autism Speaks as National Sponsor of Annual Walk Program

April 01, 2014

WAYNE, NJ (April 1, 2014) – Toys“R”Us® today announced that, as part of its ongoing support of the special needs community and to commemorate Autism Awareness Month, the Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund has provided a $600,000 grant to Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization.