Wow! It has been a busy few months at the South Carolina Autism Society!
We had two great Strides for Autism events this year, in the Upstate and Midlands. Thank you to all our Sponsors, Exhibitors, Volunteers, and Participants! Special thanks to our Top Teams for 2016!
• Team Palmer 2024
• Jayden Sanders 700
• New Mount Bethal Church/Sams Club 475
• Agapi Behavioral Consultants 455
• Gracie's Guardians 406
• Team M&M 406
• Team Sloan 275
• Team M.E. 237
• Project Au-Some 200
• Team Riel 180
Numerous businesses across the state were so generous to organize events and fundraisers for the SC Autism Society in April and May. Thank you to:
• Twisted Jeepers & Dream Cars of the Carolinas
• Travelers Rest Speedway
• Carolina Custom Truck Accessories
• Buddy Burke & the Deuces Wild Golf Tournament
Moving forward, we are excited to announce that John Elder Robison will be the Keynote Speaker for our Annual Conference on Friday, October 7th! Mr. Robison was diagnosed with Aspergers in his 40's, and has told his story through many bestselling books. Robison’s books Look Me in the Eye, Be Different, and Raising Cubby are the most widely read accounts of life with Asperger’s in the world. His books have been translated into more than fifteen languages, and they are sold in 60+ countries. His newest book—Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening—was published in March 2016. Robison has also authored or contributed to over 100 autism-related articles.
Click here for more information and to register now. This is a Conference you won't want to miss!
Please contact us if you have questions, need assistance, or would like to get further involved. Our main number is 803-750-6988, or visit our website at scautism.org.