How Gabriel’s Horn Foundation raises awareness for autism

Autism impacts thousands of families and children each year and many families deal with this issue without any prior knowledge of autism. Debra Islam is the mother of an autistic son, Gabriel, and has dedicated her life to educating families and communities on autism. Debra and her husband, Ahmed created Gabriel’s Horn Foundation as a way […]

Help pardon autistic 11-year-old Kayleb Moon-Robinson

It is estimated that 1 in 81 Black children are diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. Boys are diagnosed at a rate five times higher than girls. Unfortunately, this also means that many Black boys are often disciplined more harshly than others with the disorder. Such is the case for Kayleb Moon-Robinson of Virginia who is […]

Toni Braxton, sons Denim and Diezel advocate for Autism Speaks at UNCF ‘An Evening of Stars’

Six-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and star of WE’s “Braxton Family Values,” Toni Braxton, looked stunning at the 36th “UNCF: An Evening of Stars” which was taped at Atlanta’s Civic Center on April 12, 201,5 wearing Istanbul-born designer Zeynep Erdogan’s sheer appliqué top and fringe skirt, from her A/W 14 collection full of similar sheer creations. Neatly placed on […]

Kelly Rowland and more attend the Winter Ball for Autism

Autism Speaks and New York Collaborates for Autism (NYCA) joined together last night for “The Winter Ball for Autism” — a star-studded event set against the breathtaking backdrop of The Metropolitan Museum of Art that raised more than $3 million towards both organizations’ efforts to develop innovative research, programs and services for individuals affected by […]

Fashion Designer B Michael, Myrna Colley-Lee, Promote Autism Awareness

Stars step up and get decked out in their seersucker, linen, sun dresses and straw hats for b. michael America’s BLUE event. The fashion soirée was held at the International Polo Club of Palm Beach in honor of National Autism Awareness Month and to bring the autism community together as one strong voice to address […]