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Your Dollars @ Work: Combating Bullying

This week's Your Dollars @ Work post tells what Autism Speaks is doin... More...

A NASCAR Birthday Andrew Will Never Forget!

In the post below, Kelly Freeman, grandmother of 7-year-old Andrew who has autism, tells the story of how his biggest birthday dream came true last weekend thanks to the generosity of someone neither had ever met. You can read more about how A... More...

What Will the Future Look Like for Someone Like My Son with Autism?

The post below is by Mari-Anne Kehler. Mari-Anne and her husband, Eddie, have a son, Liam, on the Autism spectrum. Their family has been impacted by the challenges of raising a special needs child into adulthood. Mari-Anne is active in the com... More...

Your Dollars @ Work: Candy Machines Bring Employment to the Community!

This Your Dollars @ Work post higlights the success of a 2012 Autism Speaks ... More...

Collaboration Meetings are the Key!

Tom Hess is the parent of an active, funny, free-spirited child with autism and his witty and charming older sister.  He and his wife are very active in autism projects and programs in Ohio and around the country. Tom has a wealth of busi... More...

Sophie Would Walk 50 Miles to Make Somebody Smile!

This is a post by Melissa Palmer, mom to 8-year-old superhero Sophie Palmer who has autism.

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Biscotti Brings Smiles to Customers, Young Baker with Autism

This is a post by Denise D. Resnik, Matt’s Mom, SARRC Co-Founder, Autism Speaks Housing Committee Member & Advancing Futures for Adults with Autism (AFAA) Leadership Council Member. Denise will b... More...

The Thin Red Line

This is a post by Kimberlee Rutan McCafferty, mother to two sons on the autism spectrum and an Autism Family Partner at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

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Your Dollars @ Work: Helping Families When They Need it Most

Because of your generous donations, Autism Speaks has been able to help tens of thousands o... More...

Heart of Autism: Teacher on the Spectrum Inspires Students with Autism

This Heart of Autism post is written by Ann Kagarise, the Assistant Director at IDEA House Educational Services, a published author, a journalist, an amaz... More...

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