The Autism Kickoff Luncheon will take place on Saturday, February 18th,@ 1:30pm, where copies of our local brochure, donor envelopes & other materials will be distributed for fundraising. Also details will be given of where 2016 walk money raised has been used and the exciting news of where our money will be benefiting this year! I give you a sneak peak below. (Invitation soon to be sent out.)The Autism Walk will take place Saturday April 8th, 2017 at Allegany College of MD! As in the past, entertainment, food and registration will begin at 11am and the Opening Ceremony and Walk will start at noon. (Printed brochures available at Kickoff, electronic copy to be emailed out)This year our money raised will bring opportunities to our entire community impacting YOU directly, in addition to the students at The Jefferson School at Finan!!! This will include Autism Training Sessions for ALL parents, families & our community members no matter age or state lived in & a Community Day for those in our Tri-State community!! Other projects in the making are Continuing Ed courses, horseback riding, horsemanship lessons & assistive technology devices for The Jefferson School students! Details of all these projects will be revealed at the Kickoff Luncheon!!! If you would like to submit a photo of someone with autism to be pictured in the 2017 brochure, please email a digital photo to me at [email protected] or reply to this email by Thursday, February 26th. *Please also give us permission to use the photo just by stating so in the email. Also please state the full name of whom is pictured.