­

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|Comments Off on An Autistic Artist Growing Into Adulthood

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|Comments Off on 10 Things That Would Help Me In The Hospital As Someone Who’s Autistic

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|Comments Off on Father says police slammed autistic son to ground, punched by officer

From Not Being Able to Speak To Succeeding Both Outside And Inside

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

By |April 20th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on From Not Being Able to Speak To Succeeding Both Outside And Inside

My Greatest Interest Growing Up With Autism Was Prehistoric Creatures

This guest post is by Connor James Wilson, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Thomas Nelson Community College. Connor is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference [...]

By |April 19th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Greatest Interest Growing Up With Autism Was Prehistoric Creatures

Having Autism And Wanting A Job In Baking Or Culinary

This guest post is by Liam Horner, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Liam is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

By |April 19th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Having Autism And Wanting A Job In Baking Or Culinary

Someone Told Me I’d Lose Job Opportunities Because Of My Autism

This guest post is by Tala Moe, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Northeastern Junior College. Tala is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by [...]

By |April 19th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Someone Told Me I’d Lose Job Opportunities Because Of My Autism

The Can-Do’s Of Aspergers

Buy Kerry’s nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Quillan Romeo Barrera, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into the University of Alabama, at Birmingham - Deans Nursing Scholars Program, University of [...]

By |April 18th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Can-Do’s Of Aspergers

My Autistic Traits Were Always Passed Off As ‘Weird’

Buy Kerry’s nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Dylan Paul, a young autistic adult who is attending into Art Academy of Cincinnati. Dylan is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM [...]

By |April 17th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Autistic Traits Were Always Passed Off As ‘Weird’

How Autism Has Changed My Life

Buy Kerry’s nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Noah Georges, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into George Mason University. Noah is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism [...]

By |April 17th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Autism Has Changed My Life