2015 Tidewater Autism Summit Seventh Annual

Saturday November 7th 2015

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Dear Friends,

The Virginia Autism Project and leading Tidewater Autism community organizations will host our Seventh Annual Autism Summit! Last years event was the largest gathering of Autism Service providers in Virginia’s history and we hosted over 500 Families. This year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, November 7th from 11:00 -3:00 at the Waterman’s Festival Center at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Our Autism Summit is a day for families to gather information and learn of the services our Autism community has to offer.  We offer this event at no cost for all providers & families. We provide food and beverages, free toys for all children in attendance, a bounce house, petting zoo, bubble land and a host of other Autism Sensory areas. This allows parents to meet service providers and set up services to assist their children. This is a great opportunity for families to find and secure the support they need for the difficult and challenging diagnosis of Autism.  We welcome for profit, not for profit, local, state, federal and faith based service providers in an attempt to provide families access to all who can assist them.

Autism is a neurobiological condition that affects a person’s ability to communicate and to interact with others.  More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than with childhood cancer, juvenile diabetes and pediatric AIDS combined.  Autism is the fastest growing developmental disability in the United States.  Autism now affects 1 in 56 children, chances are you know someone who has been affected by autism and if you do not today you will tomorrow.

In order to make this years Autism Summit successful I respectively request your assistance! This event is offered free with no charge participation and attendance we are requesting donations to help offset the costs associated with an event of this magnitude.  In exchange we offer mention of your personal or company’s support on all TV, radio and press interviews as well as display of your provided company banner and web site inclusion if you so choose

The Virginia Autism Project is a  501c3 tax # 26-4537075.

Please send your donation Payable to the Virginia Autism Project to 210 40th St Virginia Beach VA 23451 attention Mark Llobell

If you have questions or need more information contact Mark at 757-572-5412 vaptidewater@gmail.com

We thank you for your support!

Mark Llobell

Virginia Autism Project Founding Member

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