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I’m A College Student With Autism Who Hopes To Play In A Symphony One Day

This guest post is by Sarah, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Casper College. Sarah is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by me, [...]

By |January 3rd, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I’m A College Student With Autism Who Hopes To Play In A Symphony One Day

Receiving My Autism Diagnosis And Being Accepted Into College For Conservation Biology

This guest post is by Taylor Funai, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Grove City College. Taylor is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

By |December 31st, 2020|Uncategorized|2 Comments

I Struggle Socially Having Autism But Don’t Let That Stop Me From Pursuing My Goals

This guest post is by Eliana Levi, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into the Los Angeles Valley College. Eliana is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |December 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Struggle Socially Having Autism But Don’t Let That Stop Me From Pursuing My Goals

I’m Autistic And Will Be The First In My Immediate Family To Go To College

This guest post is by Jared Taylor Willkians, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into the University of Hawaii. Jared is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |December 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I’m Autistic And Will Be The First In My Immediate Family To Go To College

I Used To Be Ashamed Of My Autism Diagnosis; Now I Use It To Drive Me

This guest post is by Alexander Michael Neimon, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into the University of Wisconsin-Madison to study Computer Science! Joshua is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

By |December 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Used To Be Ashamed Of My Autism Diagnosis; Now I Use It To Drive Me

I Was Bullied Because Of My Autism; Now I’m Going To College

This guest post is by Joshua Higbee, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into The College of Southern Nevada! Joshua is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |December 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Was Bullied Because Of My Autism; Now I’m Going To College

When Someone Says Your Child with Autism Will ‚ÄėEat When They‚Äôre Hungry‚Äô

Oh vey, if it only were¬†that¬†easy. Has anyone made a comment when you were trying to feed your¬†child and said, ‚ÄúOh, don‚Äôt worry so much. They'll eat when they're hungry?‚ÄĚ I can relate to this all too well growing up [...]

By |December 8th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on When Someone Says Your Child with Autism Will ‚ÄėEat When They‚Äôre Hungry‚Äô

Overcoming Invisible Challenges & A Lack Of Understanding ‘Girl Autism’

This guest post is by Cameron Krizman, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Cleveland Institute of Art in the Fall of 2021 studying graphic design! Cameron is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism [...]

By |December 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Overcoming Invisible Challenges & A Lack Of Understanding ‘Girl Autism’

To Sia, From An Autistic Entertainment Consultant

A few people have contacted me about singer Sia's decision not to cast an autistic actor for a nonverbal autistic character in her new movie 'Music' coming out in 2021 based on my role as an autism entertainment consultant (and [...]

By |November 27th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on To Sia, From An Autistic Entertainment Consultant

As An Autistic Child I Was Thankful For My Parents Advocacy

If you love someone on the autism spectrum, know your work and advocacy can make a huge difference. My parents for example made a significant impact in my journey growing up with autism. They never gave up on me, especially [...]

By |November 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on As An Autistic Child I Was Thankful For My Parents Advocacy