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July 11, 2013

In this recently posted YouTube music video, rapper and day habilitation specialist Marquis Julien performs “I am Abled,” a song inspired by his brother Mariano who has autism as well as all the young adults with special needs he works with at the Nyack Studio Arts day program run by services provider Jawonio in Nyack, New York.

Launch of Web-based Autism Video Glossary, YouTube and TiVo Channels and 100 Day Kit Among Highlights

NEW YORK, NY (September 10, 2007) -- Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and funding a

September 10, 2007

NEW YORK, NY (September 10, 2007) -- Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and funding autism research, today provided a preview of some of the many initiatives and events it has planned for Fall 2007. They include the introduction of a range of unique tools for families impacted by autism, new awareness efforts and events, and science-focused initiatives.

TOOLS FOR FAMILIES

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Autism Speaks, Press Updates, Autism Speaks Previews Fall 2007 Initiatives and Events
"Open Your Eyes" Video Featured on Home Page
September 27, 2007


On Thurs., Sept. 27 YouTube debuted a new program called the YouTube Nonprofit Program, which allows nonprofit organizations to create special channels on Youtube.com. Autism Speaks was selected as one of the 13 initial participants in the program. The new program will make it even easier for people to find, watch and engage with non-profit video content on the site. Participating organizations will also be able to add a Google Checkout donation button to their pages, enabling watchers to donate from the YouTube site.

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Autism Speaks, In the News, YouTube Launches Non Profit Program, Features Autism Speaks Channel

Autism Speaks' multi-year Ad Council public service advertising campaign stresses the importance of recognizing the early signs of autism and seeking early intervention services. The multi-media campaign, which includes television, radio, print and internet advertising, aims to motivate parents and caregivers of children aged 0-6 to learn the signs of autism

See examples of the television ads below.

"Maybe" - Eye Contact