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I Have Autism And My Advice To Parents Is To Use Your Voice To Advocate

This guest post is by Sean Wilde, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Eastern CT State University. Sean is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

By |February 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Challenges And Achievements Of An Autistic Kid Like Me

This guest post is by Kaleb Carter, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Nicholls University in their Bridge to Independence program. Kaleb is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via [...]

By |February 14th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

People Considered Me ‘Weak’ Because Of My Autism; Now I’m Going To College

This guest post is by Rory Brockway, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into and will be attending Asbury University where she will be majoring in Business. Rory is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via [...]

By |February 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

My review of Netflix’s ‘Atypical’ as an adult with autism

Season 3 of Atypical just debuted on Netflix on November 1, 2019.  It looks at Sam Gardener, a high-functioning 19-year-old with autism. In Season 1 and 2, it depicted his navigation through high school, and in Season 3 his journey [...]

By |November 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My review of Netflix’s ‘Atypical’ as an adult with autism

I Have Autism And My Parents Advice Kept Me Pushing For Greatness

This guest post is by Walter Foster Michaelis, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted by Oglethorpe University for college! Walter is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

By |September 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Have Autism And My Parents Advice Kept Me Pushing For Greatness

Woman With Autism Graduates College; Named Valedictorian

Tal Anderson is quite the talented young woman. A winner of the Making A Difference for Autism Scholarship Program ran by my nonprofit organization KFM Making A Difference Tal recently told me that she graduated with a B.S. in Film [...]

By |June 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Woman With Autism Graduates College; Named Valedictorian

Even if Others Are Looking Out For You, Keep Looking Out For Yourself

This guest post is by Chase DePue, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Saint Joseph University majoring in International Relations with the hopes of a dual major with two minors in Economics, [...]

By |May 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Even if Others Are Looking Out For You, Keep Looking Out For Yourself

Achieving With Autism Through Science and Service

This guest post is by Peter Moore, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending The Ohio State University majoring in Health Sciences. Peter is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Achieving With Autism Through Science and Service

Autism Makes Me Who I Am And I’m Proud Of It

This guest post is by Amanda Healey, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Manchester Community College. Amanda is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. [...]

By |May 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Autism Makes Me Who I Am And I’m Proud Of It

Making Abilities Unlimited

This guest post is by Emily Schake, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Liberty University majoring in Graphic Design. Emily is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM [...]

By |May 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Making Abilities Unlimited