Friday, April 8, 2011

goodbye and hello

Two blogs are too much....If you email me at nycavalongirl@gmail.com I will send you my one blog I plan to keep up! Sorry!

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Light It Up Blue on April 1 and 2


Show your support for individuals with autism by raising awareness for the disorder.

Raise awareness by:

*Wearing blue on April 1st and 2nd

*Lighting up the outside of your home with blue lights

*Feature the Light It Up Blue logo on your Facebook profile
http://www.lightitupblue.org/2011

*Write a blog post about the event

*Throw a dinner party and special screening of HBOs "Temple Grandin," "Adam," or episodes of Ingenius Minds and/or Parenthood.

*Change your Facebook status to read:
"I know someone who struggles with autism every day. April 2nd has been declared Autism Awareness Day by the United Nations. I'm doing my part by _______________. How are you doing yours?"

*Write a note, and then tag your friends, on Facebook that includes the following facts:

Did you know ...
Autism now affects 1 in 110 children and 1 in 70 boys
Autism prevalence figures are growing
More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than with AIDS, diabetes & cancer combined
Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S.
Autism costs the nation over $35 billion per year, a figure expected to significantly increase in the next decade
Autism receives less than 5% of the research funding of many less prevalent childhood diseases
Boys are four times more likely than girls to have autism
There is no medical detection or cure for autism
"He who can reach a child's heart can reach the worlds heart". Rudyard Kipling

Actually having a peaceful day!

Actually having a peaceful day!

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