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Being Diagnosed With Autism In Middle School Was A Turning Point For Me

This guest post is by Parker Robillard, a young man on the autism spectrum who has applied to 10 colleges and has been accepted into Sonoma State and University of La Verne. Parker is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference [...]

By |November 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

My Life On The Spectrum – A Blessing In Disguise

This guest post is by Connor McCormick, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Oklahoma State University and Abilene Christian University where he'll be majoring in Computer Science. Connor is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a [...]

By |November 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Life On The Spectrum – A Blessing In Disguise

Autism Has Allowed Me To See Things That Many People Do Not Understand

This guest post is by Essy Froste, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Florida International University pursuing a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT). Essy is applying for the Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via [...]

By |October 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Autism Has Allowed Me To See Things That Many People Do Not Understand

Local Coffee Shop Has Employed Nearly 100 People With Disabilities

This guest post is by Bethany Hacker, Operations Coordinator at Dirt Coffee Bar.  Bethany is applying for our Supporting Small Businesses That Hire People With Disabilities Grant Opportunity ran by my nonprofit KFM Making A Difference. You can learn more about the grant [...]

By |October 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Local Coffee Shop Has Employed Nearly 100 People With Disabilities

The Gifts Versus The Challenges Of Autism

This guest post is by John 'Charlie' Abb, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and is attending University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA), Winston-Salem studying Digital Computer Graphics. Charlie is applying for the Spring 2020 Making [...]

By |May 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Gifts Versus The Challenges Of Autism

Giving Autistic People A Chance

This guest post is by Michael Eminhizer, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Pittsburgh Technical College studying Computer Aided Drafting. Michael is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

By |May 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Giving Autistic People A Chance

Growing Up With Undiagnosed Autism

This guest post is by Kate Breininger, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Kutztown University. Kate is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by me, Kerry Magro. [...]

By |May 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Growing Up With Undiagnosed Autism

Bullying Impacts Our Autism Community; Differences Among Us Should Be Respected

This guest post is by Kristen Chew, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and is attending Lock Haven University. Kristen is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by me, [...]

By |May 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Bullying Impacts Our Autism Community; Differences Among Us Should Be Respected

Learning People Skills With Autism

This guest post is by Mitchell Waits, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into the University of Alabama. Mitchell is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by [...]

By |May 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Learning People Skills With Autism

Autism & Raising Awareness For Mental Health By Sharing My Struggle And Journey

This guest post is by Janette Bundic, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and is attending British Columbia Institute of Technology. Janette is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |May 3rd, 2020|Uncategorized|1 Comment