CHAMPION AUTISM NETWORK AND THE GRAND STRAND SUPPORT AUTISM AWARENESS MONTHApril 03, 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact Name Becky Large
Organization Champion Autism Network
Phone Number 609-744-0099
CHAMPION AUTISM NETWORK AND THE GRAND STRAND SUPPORT AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH
Surfside Beach SC, March 28, 2022: April is just around the corner and you won’t want to miss our celebration of World Autism Awareness Month and Champion Autism Network’s (CAN) 7th Anniversary!
For our friends and champions, our team has put together a month-long campaign called, “You’re Invited!” The campaign includes events, promotions at partner businesses and a special series of autism awareness content, stories, and spotlights via email and social media.
“We are honored and blessed to serve locals and tourists living with autism and the ongoing support of the business community and grateful for them sharing and spreading autism awareness and acceptance,” Becky Large, Champion Autism Network Executive Director.
Mark your calendar to come play with us at these exciting events graciously hosted by our autism-friendly business partners around the Grand Strand area:
Sensory-Friendly Easter Egg Hunt at Passive Park, Surfside Beach
Sensory-Friendly Visit to Surfside Beach Firehouse at the Surfside Beach Fire Department
Coastal Carolina University Autism Walk on CCU campus
Surfside Beach launches “Light Up for Autism Awareness” on Surfside Drive throughout April
April 2: World Autism Awareness Day!
World Autism Awareness Day Celebration and CAN Birthday Party Fundraiser at Dagwood’s in Surfside Beach
SkyWheel Myrtle Beach begins “Light Up for CAN” Sundays throughout April
Sensory-Friendly Movie - Super Mario Bros. at Grand 14 Movie Theater
Sensory-Friendly Visit to Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach
Sensory-Friendly Jump at Big Air Myrtle Beach
Sensory Friendly Birthday Bowling Bash at Myrtle Beach Bowl
AND stay tuned for details on a Meet-&-Greet with the World’s Strongest Man 2-time winner and High Functioning Autistic, Tom Stoltman!!
See all events, donate and more: https://championautismnetwork.com/
Autism is a general term used to describe a group of complex developmental brain disorders – Autism Spectrum Disorders. These disorders are characterized, in varying degrees, by communication difficulties, social and behavioral challenges, and repetitive behaviors making unfamiliar environments triggers for tantrums and meltdowns. An estimated 1 in 44 children in the U.S. is on the Autism Spectrum and that number is increasing.
About Champion Autism Network:
Champion Autism Network’s mission is to educate and empower communities, businesses, and organizations to create supportive and judgment-free experiences that enhance the quality of life for people living with autism.
To learn more go to www.championautismnetwork.com or Champion Autism Network on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChampionAutismNetwork/
###409 wordsContact:Becky Large, Champion Autism Network Executive Directorbecky@championautismnetwork.com
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