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It Was Challenging Not Speaking; Today I’m An Honor Roll Student

This guest post is by Maxim Manwelian a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Wentworth Institute of Technology. Maxim is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

By |May 2nd, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hyperlexia: My Love For Letters And Numbers And How It Changed My Life

This guest post is by Eric Pastore a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Washington & Jefferson College. Eric is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

By |May 2nd, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Changing The Narrative Of How Some People Look At Adult Autism

This guest post is by Matthew Clarke a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Jacksonville University. Matthew is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by me, [...]

By |May 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

From Being Told I Probably Wouldn’t Speak Or Walk To My College Acceptance

This guest post is by Nate Clor a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Daemen College. Nate is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by me, [...]

By |May 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Look At Me Now: An Aspie Accepted Into 20 Colleges

This guest post is by Sienna Hope, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Louisiana State University. Sienna is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by [...]

By |May 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Overcoming Challenges And Pursuing A Double Major In Political Science And History

This guest post is by Noah Alpert, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Gettysburg College. Noah is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by me, [...]

By |April 29th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Aspergers: Making The Dean’s List & President’s List

This guest post is by Jacob Groom, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Texas A&M in Galveston. Jacob is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

By |April 27th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

An Autistic Artist Growing Into Adulthood

This guest post is by Adela Tesnow, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. Adela is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |April 27th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

10 Things That Would Help Me In The Hospital As Someone Who’s Autistic

Going to the doctor and hospital can be challenging for anyone. Add someone who is growing up with autism & dealt with severe sensory challenges; it can be even more overwhelming. Here are some things I would like healthcare professionals [...]

By |April 25th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Father says police slammed autistic son to ground, punched by officer

An incident on 4/21/21 in Vacaville, California has gone viral where there’s footage taken from a ring doorbell video of a police offer slamming a 17-year-old autistic teen to the ground and punching him in the office during a citation. [...]

By |April 25th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments