Autism awareness walk expected to draw over 1000 participants

Dubai, UAE – The 7th annual A Walk for a Walk event will be taking place next month in an effort to raise awareness regarding autism within the community as well as awareness of the 7th annual autism walk in Dubai, taking place in April this year. The Emirates Walk for Autism first took place […]

Beer event to raise money for autism charity

Staten Island, NY – An autism fundraiser being held in the form of a beer event will be taking place at the Snug Harbour Cultural and Botanical Gardens in Livingston on January 24. It’s the second annual event of its kind and proceeds will be donated to the Autism Speaks organization. In 2014 the event […]

Lebanese Autism Society wins CMA CGM Corporate Foundation Award

Marseille, France — CMA CGM, the third largest shipping company in the world, has awarded its Annual CMA CGM Corporate Foundation Award to the Lebanese Autism Society (LAS) for the work it has done for children with autism not just in Lebanon, but throughout the Middle East. Ceremonies occurred yesterday in the CMA CGM Offices in […]

Charity event in China helps raise awareness and funding for autism services

Xiamen, China – A charity event held to raise awareness of autism in China took place at the Tianzhu Mountain National Park last Saturday. The event, which was a collaborative effort by the China Women’s Development Foundation and Xiamen 1N1, featured a range of activities including baking, cooking, peanut harvesting and an egg hunt. The […]

Kuwait Center for Autism achieves international prominence in short period of time

Kuwait— Abdulmohsen Al-Kharafi, the Secretary General for Kuwait Awqaf Public Foundation (KAPF) which sponsors the Kuwait Center for Autism (KCA), said that remarkable achievements have been achieved by the center in just a short period of time, which paved the way for its prominence in the international scene. Speaking at a press conference for the […]

Mum spends 50 hours locked in glass box for autism awareness

Stoke-On-Trent, UK – 40-year-old mother of 3, Ally Nicklin  spent last weekend in Tesco, however she was not doing the weekly shop. She was encased in a large glass box for a total of 50 hours. This was done to raise autism awareness and money for Caudwell Children a registered charity that support families with […]

Jamaica – Mother of child with autism helps raise awareness through Digicel’s 5K event

Jamaica – Kimberly Brown-Muthra is a credit and collections analyst at the Digicel Foundation, a nonprofit charity, who is volunteering at their annual 5K Run/Walk. Brown-Muthra was inspired to help because of her son Kareem Muthra whose on the autism spectrum. Brown-Muthra took her son to be evaluated at the offices of developmental pediatrician Dr. […]

Art Beats & Eats Opens Early For Families With Autism

Royal Oak, MI – Annual Labor day weekend festival Art Beats & Eats hosted a special day for families with autism called Family Days. The amazing festival for the 1,600 families with autism included free parking, carnival rides especially designed for their children, food, and the chance to come a whole hour early to avoid […]

Surfers For Autism Need More Volunteers This Weekend.

Tybee Island, GA -Georgia based autism organization Surfers For Autism needs more volunteers for their annual Coastal Empire Beach Festival. The event takes place at Tybee Island Pier and Pavilion in Georgia this Saturday September 6 from 9 A.M to 4 P.M.  Some 200 children with autism will go out into the water to surf […]

4th Annual TASB Cut-A-Thon Raises Money for Autism

Cartersville,GA – Hairstylists from The Association of Stylists and Barbers (TASB) will be offering deep-discounted prices for cuts and styles this weekend, with their 4th Annual TASB Cut-A-Thon  for Autism to raise money for autism. All proceeds will go Autism Speaks and other autism organizations. The event will have  stylists and barbers working together in order […]