What are you doing to mark World Autism Awareness Day? Did you know that Thursday, April 2, will be the second time the United Nations has taken measures to recognize the global impact that autism spectrum disorders have? Perhaps you’ll tell someone about autism. Maybe you’ll attend a scheduled event (check www.worldautismawarenessday.org for more information). … Read more
On behalf of the board directors and co-founders of Good Friend, Inc., THANK YOU to all who donated to, attended, sponsored, volunteered at, and otherwise supported our first annual “Tackling Autism Awareness” event held at Steinhafels in November! We raised some $3,500 to promote our awareness-acceptance-empathy message. Not bad for a first year event! We … Read more
Today, Friday, Oct. 31st, is the final day to save $2 per ticket for our “Tackling Autism Awareness” event. Did you hear about our silent auction prizes? Holiday shopping made easy! Here’s the latest running list: – 2 NFL footballs signed by members of the 2007-08 Green Bay Packers (one with Brett Favre’s signature!) in … Read more
Did you catch us live on Tuesday with Alison de Castro and Molly Fay on WTMJ-4? If not, go to http://www.themorningblend.com/NewsArticle/tabid/1474/xmid/26283/Default.aspx That link may not work next week, but if you go to www.themorningblend.com and search for Good Friend, I’m sure you’ll find the video clip. Pictures of our kids with ASDs and their good friends … Read more
Three more sponsors have stepped forward for our “Tackling Autism Awareness” FUNdraiser: – Badger Blueprint C0. of Waukesha (Gold) – West Allis Dental Care (Silver) – Wild Impact Marketing of Wauwatosa (Bronze) Thank you for your support of the awareness-acceptance-empathy message! Table sponsorships are a great way to get event tickets and exposure for your … Read more
Lance Hill, meteorologist with WISN-12, will be the Master of Ceremonies for Good Friend’s first annual “Tackling Autism Awareness” FUNdraiser on Nov. 8th! Get your advance tickets, available through our website, for this great family-friendly event now.
Over the last weekend in September, Dennis Budde and the Dietz & Watson crew in Orlando raised $2,800 for Good Friend! We would like to acknowledge them for their hard work, and welcome Dietz & Watson as a Gold sponsor for our Nov. 8th fundraiser.