EAGLES AUTISM CHALLENGE
Join the Philadelphia Eagles for the Eagles Autism Challenge, a one-day bike ride and family-friendly 5K walk/run on Saturday, May 19, 2018. 100 percent of the participant-raised funds will benefit autism research and programs. For information regarding how to participate, please visit the Eagles Autism Challenge website.
2017 RUDERMAN INCLUSION SUMMIT
NLMFF is a proud co-promoter for the Ruderman Inclusion Summit scheduled for November 19 & 20, 2017 at the Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center, Boston. The two-day Summit will bring together 1,000 people from a variety of sectors including tech, policy, human services, fashion, education, social justice, business, housing, advocacy and more to network and share best practices. The goal is to inspire, motivate, and arm attendees with the know how to keep up the work of advancing full inclusion of people with disabilities in every aspect of life. For more details and to register online, please visit the Ruderman Inclusion Summit website.
THE ARC TANK COMPETITION: CHANGING LIVES THROUGH INNOVATION
NLMFF is pleased to co-sponsor the Arc Tank competition designed to elicit creative and ‘game changing’ ideas from people to better the lives of those with disabilities. The competition will take place on November 15, 2017 at the John F. Kennedy Library (Boston, MA). The Northeast Arc in partnership with the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation is awarding up to $200,000 to one or multiple innovative ideas through the Changing Lives Fund established to help create positive disruption to services and service delivery to people with disabilities. More information can be found on the Arc Tank website.
JOY OF GOLF: FREE, ACCESSIBLE GOLF CLINICS FOR ADULTS WITH AUTISM
"Golf for All" invites people with autism ages 35+ to participate in a series of free, accessible golf clinics held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at the Leo J. Martin Golf Course in Weston, MA (US). To participate, golfers should email a completed registration form ASAP to Golf for All. No previous golf experience is necessary.