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10 Days Until We Light It Up Blue!

The countdown is on to April 2nd! World Autism Awareness Month is in reach and we are so excited to Light It Up Blue! Everyday, leading up to the big day we’ll post highlights, interviews, photos, and much more!

Who's Lighting It Up Blue?

Graceland Mansion in Memphis, Tennessee! Elvis Presley was ahead of his time when he sang about his 'Blue Suede Shoes!' Now in 2012, the King's home will be lit up blue to shed a light on autism! 

Do you have a building or landmark that you would like to light up blue? Well register it at



Community Spotlight!

 Here is Courtney! Courtney has Asperger's Syndrome and was diagnosed at 13 years of age. She is now attending college majoring in Anthropology. Here she is featured in one of her favorite outfits!






If you are still unclear on 'Light it Up Blue' check out this introductory video!


Take the PLEDGE to Light it Up Blue!

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