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Autism Awareness

(Source: www.lightitupblue.org) Empire State Building, NY

South Florida Buildings Going Blue For Autism Awareness

There won’t be a blue moon over Miami but blue buildings lighting up the South Florida skyline as part of a global initiative to raise awareness for autism.

CBS Miami–04/02/2014

Michael Marino (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: Autism Awareness

Autism is a disorder now believed to affect as many as one in 55 children. We take an in-depth look at the Dan Marino Foundation, and the work it has done as a one-stop place for the diagnosis, treatment and services for children with autism.

My TV 33–04/15/2013

Daniela Foley, Mother of child with autism (Source: CBS4)

Focus On South Florida: Autism Awareness

New studies reveal more children have autism than previously thought. South Florida joins the world in “Light It Up Blue”, an autism awareness event, which also asks everyone to sign a petition sponsored by “Autism Speaks” to ask President Obama and Congress to develop a national plan to address autism.

My TV 33–04/01/2013

Former Miami Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino. (Source: AP)

Dan Marino, Autism Agencies Team Up For Fundraising Walk

Driven by individuals with autism, their families and friends, the historic fundraising effort generated awareness and crucial funds for autism services.

01/26/2013