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Calls to Action


March 25, 2016

Macy's Herald Square and Bloomingdales on 59th in New York City, NY will Light It Up Blue on Friday, April 1st, throughout April 2nd in honor of World Autism Awareness Day!

March 24, 2016

2,500 sanitation trucks and street sweepers will Light It Up Blue in NYC in honor of Autism Awareness Month and World Autism Awareness Day!

February 11, 2016

Last year's NYC Walks raised over $735,000!

July 24, 2015

Non-profit Disability Pride NYC worked with the Mayor's Office of People with Disabilities to hold the first annual Disability Pride Parade.

June 08, 2015

Team Up! with Autism Speaks Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2015 TCS New York City Marathon Set for Sunday, November 1, 2015

June 05, 2015

The announcement came in response to the October 2013 tragedy when Avonte Oquendo, 14, wandered unnoticed from his Queens school.

March 20, 2015

The DSNY will outfit all 2,600 sanitation vehicles with Light It Up Blue posters - spreading autism awareness throughout NYC.