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Man With Autism First-Ever To Play Division I College Basketball

Doctors told Anthony's parents when he was 5 that his autism was so severe he'd one day have to live in a group home. Anthony Ianni and his parents never wanted that to be his life though. Anthony was one [...]

By |February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Hope To Help Others With Disabilities Like Me

This guest post is by Mason Carter, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Miami University, Oxford where he will be majoring in Engineering. Mason is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference [...]

By |February 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I See My Autism As A Gift

This guest post is by Jacob Boenzi, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted too and will be attending the Mesa Community College where he hopes to study Political Science, Law & Journalism. Jacob is applying for [...]

By |January 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Have Autism And Hope To One Day Pursue A Career In Cyber Security

This guest post is by Jason Dine, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted too and will be attending the Columbus State University. Jason is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM [...]

By |January 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|17 Comments

Autism Doesn’t Come With An Instruction Guide. It Comes With A Family Who Will Never Give Up.

Follow my journey on Facebook, my Facebook Fan Page, & Instagram! This is a quote I often share that I came up with because of how wide the spectrum is. Like my friend Dr. Stephen Shore says "If you've met one individual with [...]

By |January 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Having Autism, Making Friends And My Future As A Mechanical Engineer

This guest post is by Antonio Spierto, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted too and will be attending the University of Central Florida. Antonio is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |January 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Having Autism, Making Friends And My Future As A Mechanical Engineer

Despite My Early Challenges With Autism I’m Now Playing College Football

This guest post is by Kamauri Cowsen, a young man on the autism spectrum who is currently attending Elmhurst College. Kamauri is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can read more [...]

By |January 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|18 Comments

How I Have Overcome Challenges – Not Overcome Autism

This guest post is by Mitchell Aiken, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted to University of Minnesota, University of Iowa and Iowa State University. Mitchell is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |December 31st, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

A 4.0 GPA In High School And A Determination To Succeed In College

This guest post is by Ryan Brazinsky, a young man on the autism spectrum who is graduating from high school in Spring 2019. Ryan is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You [...]

By |December 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A 4.0 GPA In High School And A Determination To Succeed In College

I Have Autism And Want To Pursue A Career As An Aircraft Pilot

This guest post is by Hugo Azpurua, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into The Aviation Institute of Maintenance where he hopes to one day be an Aircraft Pilot. Hugo is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a [...]

By |December 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Have Autism And Want To Pursue A Career As An Aircraft Pilot