Family Initiative raises over $300,000 at 2022 Autism Acceptance Awards Gala

2022-05-09T12:29:23-04:00May 9th, 2022|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Fundraising, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Family Initiative’s 2022 Autism Acceptance Awards Gala raised over $300,000, far surpassing the goal of $200,000, to provide family-centered compassionate support, innovative programs and evidence-based therapies to children, teens and young adults impacted by autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The annual celebration was held at the culmination of Autism Acceptance Month on April 30 at the [...]

Family Initiative hosts free autism screenings at Cape Coral campus

2022-04-07T17:18:48-04:00April 7th, 2022|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

Family Initiative offers free autism screenings at its Cape Coral campus on the third Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to noon. The appointment-based screenings, designed for children through age three, are administered by Family Initiative’s expert clinicians. Family Initiative is a nonprofit that utilizes evidence-based services, innovative programs, applied training and individualized support [...]

Family Initiative introduces Autism Acceptance campaign

2022-04-04T16:40:58-04:00April 4th, 2022|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , |

In recognition of Autism Acceptance Month in April, Family Initiative is launching a campaign aimed at helping the public shift perspective from awareness to acceptance as the nonprofit organization continues its advocacy for inclusiveness, understanding and compassion. The campaign will run in local media outlets, and on the Family Initiative website and social media channels. [...]

Family Initiative launches Together We Succeed and Project Thrive programs for children in Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties

2022-02-15T15:38:06-05:00February 15th, 2022|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Family Initiative, the Florida-based nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of families and children in the welfare system, is launching two new voluntary programs – Together We Succeed and Project Thrive – to Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties. Family Initiative was founded in 2015 by David Brown and Anjali Van Drie in Southwest Florida [...]

Family Initiative presents Rock Autism on March 5

2022-02-04T10:36:22-05:00February 4th, 2022|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

In an effort to raise funds for its expanding organization dedicated to enriching the lives of families and children impacted by autism spectrum disorder, Family Initiative is hosting Rock Autism for ages 21 and up on Saturday, March 5 from 6 to 10 p.m. The event inside Paragon Flight Training’s airline hangar at 511 Danley [...]

Family Initiative hosts 2022 Autism Acceptance Awards on April 30

2022-02-01T11:43:44-05:00February 1st, 2022|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

To celebrate champions of children and families impacted by autism spectrum disorder, Family Initiative is hosting its annual Autism Acceptance Awards Gala on Saturday, April 30 at the Caloosa Sound Convention Center in downtown Fort Myers. Held at the culmination of Autism Acceptance Month, the gala features a cocktail hour and silent auction, followed by [...]

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