Heroes for Autism 5K/10K
August 30, 2014
Magnuson Park, Seattle

On August 30, 2014, ASW is hosting the Heroes for Autism 5K/10K Run to support first responders training in Washington State!

The run is at Magnuson Park in Seattle, which is located only minutes away from the University of Washington and down town. This location provides the space and demonstrates the true beauty of our state making it the ideal location for this event! Included in the day’s event are family fun festivities, walks, demonstrations, and resource information.

With funds raised from this event, the Autism Society of Washington is taking a giant leap forward making our state safe for those affected by Autism. 

Come to Seattle for Labor Day and enjoy the Bumbershoot Festival at the Seattle Center as well!

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First Responder Training
September 8-12, 2014

Coming to our state: First Responder training in King County, Spokane and Vancouver. 

Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe and Captain William Cannata, Jr, Autism Society Task Force members, will provide half day trainings for police and fire departments in these locations followed by evening parent/support providers in the evenings.

Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe is the creator of the Take Me Home program and Captain William Cannata, Jr., Retired, has been a member of the fire service for more than 30 years, and is the Program Director of the Autism and Law Enforcement Education Coalition formed in 2003. He is also the parent of a child with an autism spectrum disorder.

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