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11.28.2018

Autism Speaks and GameStop NXT GEN Coders Grant Recipients

We are pleased to announce the fourteen recipients of the first Autism Speaks and GameStop NXT GEN Coders Program, which provides grants for
A Cintas employee with autism operates the napkin press.
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10.22.2018

Good work that's good for business

Quest Diagnostics, Cintas, & other company partners of the ADVICE initiative make progress in hiring people with autism & other disabilities
Arc of Philadelphia's Neurodiversity in the Workplace logo
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8.23.2018

Neurodiversity in the Workplace Curriculum

Autism Speaks open-sources the Neurodiversity in the Workplace Curriculum by The Arc of Philadelphia.
Ashton takes inventory at the NIH Project SEARCH site
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8.22.2018

Youth with autism gain, keep jobs after employer-based skills program

Nearly all high school youth with autism spectrum disorder who participated in an intensive job skills program gained and maintained meaningful part
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4.27.2018

GameStop and Autism Speaks launch NXT Gen Coders program

It is estimated that by 2020, there will be more than one million open jobs in the computer coding industry. Computer programming and coding are
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4.5.2018

Joe's Crab Shack Raises Funds for Autism Speaks

In support of World Autism Month, Joe's Crab Shack and its Dine Out for Autism program will partner with Autism Speaks, a global organization
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9.19.2017

NDEAM 2017: Inclusion Drives Innovation

Each October for more than 70 years, the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) has observed National Disability
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9.19.2017

Microsoft's Commitment to "Impact Sourcing"

In May 2017, Autism Speaks was proud to partner with Microsoft at its annual Microsoft Supplier Program Summit in Redmond, Washington.
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4.5.2017

Youth with autism gain, keep jobs after employer-based skills program

This article originally appeared on the Virginia Commonwealth University News site here.