Archived | Autism Speaks: NFL Kickoff for a Cure II Raises over $2.1M | Circa March 14, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks: NFL Kickoff for a Cure II Raises over $2.1M (Not pictured) From left, event co-chairs NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, Henry Schacht, chairman, The Gillen Brewer School, and Autism Speaks Co-founder Bob Wright. Over 800 people gathered on March 14 at the Waldorf=Astoria in New York City as the National Football League hosted Kickoff …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Wright Addresses UN | Circa June 28, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Wright Addresses UN Group  On Thursday, June 28, Autism Speaks co-founder Suzanne Wright spoke at the United Nations' briefing titled Autism: Raising Awareness, Changing Attitudes presented by the Department of Public Information, Non-Governmental Organizations. The DPI/NGO presents weekly briefings and this one, the last of the season, focused on autism. It began with a screening of the …

Archived | Tune-in: Suzanne Wright on CNN’s Larry King Live | March 21, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Co-founder Suzanne Wright appeared this week on CNN's "Larry King Live" to discuss autism. Wright appeared along with Bill Cosby and Toni Braxton, the stars of the upcoming Concert for Autism Speaks on April 9 at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City. Braxton was recently named national celebrity spokesperson for Autism …

Archived | ‘New’ Autism Speaks Gathers in Capital | Circa March 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

'New' Autism Speaks Gathers in Capital Volunteers, Field Staff and Leadership Celebrate Gains of 2006, Plan New Initiatives for 2007 Heeding repeated calls to serve the autism community as “one strong voice,” nearly 240 staff and volunteers of the newly combined Autism Speaks and Cure Autism Now, or CAN, joined forces in Washington, D.C. March …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Museum Hosts Autism Every Day Screening | Circa July 12, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Museum Hosts Autism Every Day ScreeningOn Thursday, July 12, Robert and Jackie Harris and the Children's Museum of the East End hosted a cocktail reception and screening of "Autism Every Day" for 75 guests in Bridgehampton, New York. Autism Speaks co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright introduced the film and participated in a post-screening Q&A session …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Sold-Out Screening of Autism Every Day at the Nantucket Film Festival | Circa June 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Sold-Out Screening of Autism Every Day at the Nantucket Film Festival  Autism Every Day, the documentary film produced by Autism Speaks and directed by Lauren Thierry, played to a sold-out crowd at the Nantucket Film Festival on June 14, 2007. Festival director Jill Burkhart, who first viewed Autism Every Day at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival, proclaimed the film …

Archived | Autism Speaks Visits Cleveland Clinic | Circa May 24, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Visits Cleveland Clinic Autism Speaks Co-founders Bob and Suzanne Wright, and Vice President of Scientific Affairs Andy Shih met with Dr. Toby Cosgrove and other executives at the Cleveland Clinic on May 24, 2007, to discuss biomedical research into the causes of autism and innovative neurological treatment options in development at the clinic.  During their …