Hoa Aloha Autism Awareness Bowling Event update!

Registration forms are now available!  Team captains, please send an email to Chelsea or Denise with your snail mail address to get yours today.  Space is limited, so the first 30 teams to get their completed form and $100 registration fee in will be accepted.  If you know of a company that can sponsor your … Read more

Hoa Aloha Autism Awareness Bowling Event

Mark you calendar now and get your team together for our first annual “Hoa Aloha Autism Awareness Bowling Event” to benefit Good Friend, Inc., Sunday afternoon, April 26, at Sunset Bowl in Waukesha.  Food, friends, family, and fun will all be included in this Hawaiian-themed get-together.  Event and team sponsorships are available.  Contact Chelsea (chelsea@dev.goodfriendinc.com, … Read more

World Autism Awareness Day

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

Happy Holidays!

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

LAST DAY for advance ticket prices!

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

Chelsea and Denise on “The Morning Blend”

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

Last chance to become an event sponsor!

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

Welcome to the party, Lance!

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.

Thank you, Dietz & Watson!

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.