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Ed Asner

August 09, 2016

The 4th Annual Ed Asner & Friends Celebrity Poker Tournament for Autism Speaks was sold out and a huge success raising over $65,000 for Autism Speaks, it was announced by Matt Asner, Director of Corporate Development, Autism Speaks.

August 13, 2015

Matt interviewed his famous father, Ed Asner, about his 3rd annual Ed Asner and Friends Poker Tournament on September 12, 2015 in downtown Los Angeles.

August 12, 2015

The day's top headlines from around the autism community in one place.

July 07, 2015

The three shows, “Talking with TACA,” “On the Spectrum with Matt Asner,” and “The Future is Bright,” will teach viewers about different aspects of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and will provide support to individuals with ASD and their families.

June 04, 2015

Seven-time Emmy Award winning actor Ed Asner, father of an adult son with autism and grandfather to two boys on the spectrum, discusses our new employment initative

May 15, 2015

Seven-time Emmy award winning actor Ed Asner, along with his son, Autism Speaks' So Cal Executive Director Matthew Asner, appeared on "Larry King Now," to discuss how autism has affected their family, employment for people with autism and Autism Works Now, whose sole mission is to employ individuals on the autism spectrum.

July 29, 2014

Celebrities came out to support the "Ed Asner and Friends - 2nd Annual Texas Holdem Tournament" in Santa Monica, California last week.

June 25, 2014

Ed and Matt Asner Appeared on Autism Live to discuss their 2nd Annual Ed Asner & Friends Poker Tournament happening on July 26th.