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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

This Fantastic Educator Is Making Sure Adults With Autism Don’t Fall Through The Cracks

This guest Q&A is with Dr. Kerri Morse, Ed.D., is the Els for Autism Foundation Adult Services Manager.  Kerri has 14 years of experience developing employment, education, and independent living programs for teens and adults with special needs. Kerri has a [...]

By |November 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on This Fantastic Educator Is Making Sure Adults With Autism Don’t Fall Through The Cracks

Taylor Swift Gives Boy With Autism Front Row Seats To Her Concert

Sometime ago I posted on my website about Taylor Swift giving $10,000 dollars to help Jacob, a boy with autism get his own service dog. Since then there has been a new development in Taylor Swift getting to meet Jacob [...]

By |October 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Taylor Swift Gives Boy With Autism Front Row Seats To Her Concert

Autism After Adolescence

This guest post is by Margo McGeehan, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Kutztown University. Margo is applying for the Spring 2018 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can read more [...]

By |May 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Autism After Adolescence

A Little Different, In A Good Way

This guest post is by Jillian Gammon, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Millersville University. Jillian is applying for the Spring 2018 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can read more [...]

By |May 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Little Different, In A Good Way

I Have Autism And Hope To Be A Teacher One Day

This guest post is by Noah Graham, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into University of Iowa where he is pursuing a degree in Mathematics & Secondary Education. Noah applied for the Spring 2018 Making a Difference Autism [...]

By |May 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Have Autism And Hope To Be A Teacher One Day

Movies Unlocked My Future On The Autism Spectrum

This guest post is by John Alston, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into University of North Carolina at Wilmington where he is pursuing a degree in film studies. John is applying for the Spring 2018 Making a [...]

By |May 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|78 Comments