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World Autism Awareness Day 2013

Media Coverage of World Autism Awareness Day 2013

Media coverage of events from World Autism Awareness Day, April 2, 2013, including interviews with Autism Speaks Co-More...

Light It Up Blue – Photos From Around The World

Check out great photos of the thousands of buildings and landmarks that went blue on World Autism Awareness Day. More...

There was and is so much amazing stuff going on throughout the month of April to celebrate Autism Awareness. Here's a by no means exhaustive photo round up of some of the ways that YOU, our community, showed the love and went blue to raise awareness! You wore blue Kings Park School District on More...
Autism Speaks is celebrating World Autism Awareness Day and Autism Awareness month in so many ways. Many families, local autism advocates, friends and community leaders are joining us this month to celebrate, bring awareness, support and hope to families and people with autism spectrum disorder. More...
On Saturday, April 6, 2013, Autism Speaks to Young Professionals (AS2YP) Chicago hosted its first annual Light it Up Blue reception, Illuminate at the Joffrey Ballet Tower at 10 E Randolph in Chicago, Illinois.   Figure 1: Illuminating the Joffrey Ballet Figure 2: View from Illuminate! The More...
Throughout the month of April iconic landmarks, buildings and schools around the world will Light It Up Blue to celebrate Autism Awareness Month! Below is a list of college campuses (as of April 11, 2013) that are lighting up buildings blue or hosting events throughout the More...
This blog post is by Shawna Horn, Director of Corporate Relations. World Autism Awareness Day was something to be in awe of in Phoenix, Arizona this week - thank you to our friends from BIGFOOT 4X4!  Approximately 150 people came to the University of Phoenix Stadium parking lot on Tuesday More...
In Boston on Saturday, March 30 at the Sixth Annual Teamsters Local 25 “Light Up the Night” gala, Suzanne and Bob Wright were honored for their extraordinary efforts to educate the public about autism through Autism Speaks, the organization they founded in 2005. The event raised more More...
Friday afternoon, representatives from Village Super Market, Inc., which owns and operates 29 ShopRite stores, invited Autism Speaks to join them in ringing the closing bell at the NASDAQ Stock Market. The bell ceremony spotlights the fourth year of Village Super Market’s support of Autism More...
  Day: Sat, Apr 13, 2013 Showtime: 7:30 PM Doors open: 6:30 PM Ticket Prices*: $38.50 - $125.00 Buy Tickets THE ALL-STAR LIGHT UP THE BLUES CONCERT—AN EVENING OF MUSIC BENEFITING AUTISM SPEAKS, TO BE HOSTED BY KRISTEN AND STEPHEN STILLS AND EMCEED BY JACK BLACK AT CLUB NOKIA ON More...
Alpha Xi Delta Fraternity Sisters appeared on The Today Show raising awareness of autism spectrum disorders. Airdate April 2, 2013  More...
Duncan Niederauer, CEO of the New York Stock Exchange, and his wife Alison Niederauer, Autism Speaks board member  More...