Archived | Autism Speaks: AGRE Celebrates 10th Anniversary | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

AGRE Celebrates 10th Anniversary Resource Now Used by Over 160 Researchers The Autism Genetic Resource Exchange, or AGRE, is celebrating its 10 year anniversary! Since 1997, AGRE has collected genetic and clinical information from individuals with autism and their families. AGRE now includes data from over 1600 families, and is in use by over 160 …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Inaugural Nantucket Walk Now for Autism | Circa August 25, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Inaugural Nantucket Walk Now for Autism The inaugural Nantucket Walk Now for Autism took place at Jetties Beach on Saturday, August 25, 2007 and raised over $340,000. Highlights of the morning's program included a performance by Olivia Esposito and the Nantucket Theatre Workshop and special guest speaker Linda Roberts, who told of the particular challenges …

Archived | Suzanne Wright Addresses Teachers at Nantucket High School | Circa August 28, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Suzanne Wright Addresses Teachers at Nantucket High School Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright addressed a group of fifty teachers at Nantucket High School's Professional Development Day on Tuesday, August 28, 2007, and announced the development of an autism resource center at the school. After her speech, she introduced Dr. Ivy Feldman, a clinical psychologist specializing …

Archived | Autism Speaks: 2nd Annual Autism Speaks Celebrity Softball Game | Circa August 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Dee Snider at the bat in a baseball field. 2nd Annual Autism Speaks Celebrity Softball Game Autism Speaks held its 2nd Annual Celebrity Charity Softball Game on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2007 at KeySpan Park in Coney Island, Brooklyn, raising more than $5,000 in the process. Fans gathered at the stadium, the home of the minor …

Archived | Teletubbies Auction to Benefit Autism Speaks | Circa March 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Teletubbies Auction to Benefit Autism Speaks™  Ragdoll Ltd. and Isaac Mizrahi Team Up To Sell Limited Edition Handbags Ragdoll Ltd, creators of the iconic Teletubbies, has sealed an exclusive deal with famous Teletubbies fan and designer, Isaac Mizrahi. As part of the high-profile partnership, Mr. Mizrahi will design five limited-edition handbags inspired by the Teletubbies …

Archived | Autism Speaks: New Teletubbies Grandparents Guide to Feature Autism Awareness Information | Circa March 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

As part of their on-going commitment to Autism Speaks, Ragdoll, Inc., creators of the Teletubbies, will include a full page dedicated to autism awareness in the new Together Time with Teletubbies: A Guide for Grandparents. Grandparents, who play an integral role in the development of young children, can learn about autism as they learn about the …

Archived | Wrights Honored with Advocacy Award | Circa December 1, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Wrights Honored with Advocacy Award On Saturday, December 1st, 2007, Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright were honored at a dinner hosted by the Connecticut Center for Child Development (CCCD) with the Advocacy Award. Mrs. Wright accepted the award on their behalf. The awards ceremony took place at the Sheraton Hotel in Stamford, Conn. …