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Children With Autism Invited To Meet Santa In A Sensory-Friendly Setting

Kick off the holiday season with Cornerstone Montclair at our Autism and Sensory Friendly Santa Event! All children are welcome at this event. It is designed to be especially welcoming to children with autism and other challenges. Families will have the [...]

By |November 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Have Autism And Just Got Accepted Into College For Biomedical Engineering

This guest post is by Caitlyn Beth Jung, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Virginia Tech for biomedical engineering. Caitlyn is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started [...]

By |October 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Have Autism And Just Got Accepted Into College For Biomedical Engineering

Doctors Suggested Because Of My Autism I May Have To Be Institutionalized; Today I’m Pursuing My Masters Degree

This guest post is by Nils Skudra, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into University of North Carolina at Greensboro for his Masters! Nils is applying for the Spring 2020 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM [...]

By |October 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Doctors Suggested Because Of My Autism I May Have To Be Institutionalized; Today I’m Pursuing My Masters Degree

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

My Biggest Challenge Growing Up With Autism Was Bullying

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

By |May 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Biggest Challenge Growing Up With Autism Was Bullying

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

I Used To Not Be Able To Talk; Now I’m Succeeding In College

This guest post is by Joshua Mack, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Trident Technical College, majoring in Civil Engineer Technology. Joshua is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

By |May 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Used To Not Be Able To Talk; Now I’m Succeeding In College

Follow Your Conductors, Instincts, and Roadmap, and You Can Achieve

This guest post is by Andrew Gossett, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Winthrop University majoring in Sports Management with a minor in Music. Andrew is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference [...]

By |May 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Experts Said Because Of My Autism My Parents Should Put Me In A Home; Now I’ve Graduated From College

This guest post is by Dalton Joseph Black, a young man on the autism spectrum. Dalton is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can read more about the organization and how to [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Experts Said Because Of My Autism My Parents Should Put Me In A Home; Now I’ve Graduated From College

The Noise In My Head

This guest post is by Harrison Strunk, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending William Paterson University majoring in Jazz Performance. Harrison is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |May 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|3 Comments