Archived | Autism Speaks: Autism Activities Take Center Stage in Atlanta | Circa November 10, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright were honored Nov. 10 by The Marcus Institute for their work on behalf of children with autism. The Wrights were honored at Big Splash III, a black tie reception and dinner at the Georgia Aquarium benefiting the Marcus Institute and hosted by Billi and Bernie Marcus. The event …

Archived | Second Annual Autism Speaks Golf Classic Raises Over $530,000 | Circa September 24, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Second Annual Autism Speaks Golf Classic Raises Over $530,000  Seventy-four golfers, including sports and entertainment personalities, hit the links for the Second Annual Autism Speaks Golf Classic at the historic Deepdale Golf Club in Manhasset, New York, raising over $530,000. The tournament, held on September 24, 2007, was hosted by “Today” co-anchor, Matt Lauer, for …

Parent-Founded Autism Organizations & Non-Autistic Led Autism Organizations | #NotAnAutisticAlly

AutismOne Founded by parents of an Autistic, Ed Arranga and Terri Arranga in 2002. Also affiliated: RFK Jr., Kerri Rivera, Andrew Wakefield, Del Big Tree, Polly Tommey, Jim Humble, Jenny McCarthy Autism Science Foundation Founded by parents of an Autistic, Alison Singer and Karen Margulis London in 2009. Also affiliated: Alycia Halladay, Paul Offit Autism …

Archived | Jay Leno to Headline Special Benefit Concert for Autism Speaks | Circa July 31, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Tom Brokaw Will Serve as Master of Ceremonies for October 20 Concert at Mandalay Bay Theatre in Las Vegas Jay Leno (NEW YORK, NY - July 31, 2006) - “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno will headline a special night of comedy on Friday, October 20 to benefit Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing …

Autism Speaks Timeline | #NotAnAutisticAlly

note: The “Autism Community” is not the Autistic Community The Autism Community was created by non-Autistic led organizations and includes mostly parents, professionals and their friends and networks. Most of what the world know about Autism is sourced from the non-autistic “Autism Community.” What’s the difference between Autism Advocacy and Autistic Advocacy? Autism Advocacy (by …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Leadership & Board Members | Circa 2008 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Find Them In The Archives: Peter Bell**Sallie Bernard Andrew Conrad Emanuel DiCicco-Bloom, M.D. Philip H. Geier, Jr*T. Michael Glenn Gary W. Goldstein, M.D.Tom Hetzel**Adrian M. Jones Mel Karmazin* Brian Kelly*Mark LaNeveEric London, M.D.* Bernie Marcus*Gary MayersonKevin Murray*Alison NiederauerAndrew RobertsonMark Roithmayr**Dan SchulmanJonathan Shestack* Alison Singer**Laura SlatkinCraig SnyderLilly TartikoffGlenn Tringali**John B. WilsonBob Wright*Suzanne Wright**Executive Committee members **Staff Officers Sallie Bernard Sallie BernardParent; Co-founder and Executive Director, …

Archived | Autism Speaks and The New York Center for Autism to Celebrate “A New Decade for Autism” at May 9 Benefit Dinner | Circa April 20, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Dateline's Stone Phillips to Emcee and NYC Schools Chancellor Joel I. Klein Will Give Keynote Speech  NBC News' Stone Phillips will serve as master of ceremonies and New York City Schools Chancellor Joel I. Klein will be the special guest and keynote speaker at “A New Decade for Autism,” a special fundraising dinner benefiting Autism …