Inventing And Then Cashing In On The Autism Epidemic

By Eve Reiland Remember the Autism Epidemic predicted in the late 90s? Autism was touted as a public health crisis by non-Autistic founders of autism organizations and parent advocates. Autism wasn’t a commonly-known diagnosis in that era, and most folk’s experience with autism was from watching the 1988 movie “Rain Man” starring Dustin Hoffman and Tom …

6 Corporate Heroes of Autism Research | July 24, 2013 #AutisticHistory #NotAnAutisticAlly

Not An Autistic Ally 6 Corporate Heroes of Autism Research By Sean Williams - Jul 24, 2013 In addition to helping fund research for this prevalent disease, these six companies remind consumers and investors that they care about their employees and the community. Every week for the past year we've examined a CEO, or pair of co-CEOs, …

T.J.Maxx has raised more than $30 million for Autism Speaks | April 11, 2021 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

TJ Maxx: Not An Autistic Ally Dear -,  This World Autism Month, we are so grateful to our longstanding partners at T.J.Maxx, who have helped advance our work to support the autism community for nearly two decades. Through their commitment to our cause, T.J.Maxx has raised more than $30 million over the years - leaving a …

FedEx, Autism Speaks again join forces for June 2, 2013 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway | June 2013 #AutisticHistory

FedEx, Autism Speaks again join forces for June 2, 2013 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway Partnership includes return of the Autism Speaks Day at the Races ticket package  DOVER, Del. – …