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...

See coverage of World Autism Awareness Day NEW YORK, N.Y. (April 2, 2013) – Imagine if the world’s lights turned blue to show support and raise awareness for the more than three million Americans who currently live with an autism spectrum disorder? Today, Autism Speaks, the world More...
ST. LOUIS (March 19, 2013) - Build-A-Bear Workshop®, the interactive entertainment retailer of customizable stuffed animals, today announced the launch of a special bear to support Autism Speaks® and its Light It Up Blue campaign during Autism Awareness Month. Throughout the company’s More...
(HOUSTON) April 2, 2013—Joe’s Crab Shack joins organizations across the globe in celebration of World Autism Day today and kicks off its own national fundraiser for Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization. Joe’s, always a supporter of More...
WASHINGTON, DC (April 2, 2013) -- House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) marked World Autism Awareness Day by announcing a new bill to prioritize research funding for pediatric disorders, such as autism, will be introduced shortly in Congress. Cantor said the Kids First Research Act, to be More...
WASHINGTON, DC (April 2, 2013) -- President Obama commemorated World Autism Awareness Day by announcing the launch of a $100 million brain science initiative "designed to revolutionize our understanding of the human brain." The announcement was made from the White House More...
Tomorrow we will recognize World Autism Awareness Day by Lighting It Up Blue!! join us as we shine a light on autism by going BLUE! Have you visited the Light It Up Blue website and signed up? Every donation makes a difference in the lives of your neighbors! Spread the More...
WAYNE, NJ (April 1, 2013) – Toys“R”Us, Inc. today announced the launch of its “Shine A Light For Autism” in-store and online fundraising campaign to benefit Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization. Now through Tuesday, April 30 More...
Duncan and Alison Niederauer appeared on CBS This Morning to discuss bringing more awareness to autism and about life raising a child with autism. Alison is a Board Member at Autism Speaks.  More...