Corner Pieces, the Sault Ste. Marie-based organization dedicated to raising autism awareness throughout Michigan, hosted a golf fundraiser on Sunday, June 3. The event was held at the Prairie Creek golf course in DeWitt, just outside the state capital of Lansing. The event included 18 holes of golf, dinner, and a silent auction with hundreds [...]
On April 27th, the North Branch Track team held a t-shirt fundraiser for Corner Pieces at their annual Lapeer Country Track Meet. More than $900 was raised to help children with Autism in Michigan. North Branch’s Track Coach, Jason Castle, who’s son 7 year old son is autistic, organized the fundraiser. Corner Pieces, board member [...]
Thank you Michigan for your support! Read some of the great coverage from around the state: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/04/02/light-it-blue-michigan-mackinac-bridge-ren-cen-world-autism-awareness-day-video_n_1396682.html http://detroit.cbslocal.com/2012/04/01/light-it-blue-campaign-highlights-autism-awareness/ http://articles.petoskeynews.com/2012-04-10/autism-awareness_31321220 http://www.mynorth.com/My-North/April-2012/Northern-Michigan-Events-Mackinac-Bridge-to-Light-It-Blue-for-Autism/ http://www.hometownlife.com/article/20120401/NEWS15/204010428/Mackinac-Bridge-Madonna-Light-Blue http://www.tv5and10.com/news.php?id=4341
Members of the Great Lakes Beadworkers Guild, have put up an Etsy store to help raise funds and awareness for Autism in Michigan. Please check out their amazing and Michigan inspired work here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/DinaDesigns?ref=top_trail
Below is a press release from Madonna University, whom Corner Pieces will be forever grateful to in their role in the launch and follow through of the “Light It Blue Michigan” project. You can read the original here in the Detroit Free Press. [message type=alert] In April, the Mackinac Bridge will be lit with blue [...]
In Governor Snyder’s rencent proclamation declaring April as Autism Awareness Month in Michigan, he highlights it’s kick off with the Lighting of the Mackinac Bridge. You can read the entire proclamation here: Autism Awareness Month2012 Proclamation.
Corner Pieces, the Sault Ste. Marie-based nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting autistic families throughout Michigan, will soon co-launch, along with Autism Alliance of Michigan and Autism Speaks, the largest autism awareness campaign in the state’s history. In recognition of National Autism Awareness Month, the organization has initiated the “Light It Blue Michigan” project, which will [...]
Change your facebook profile photo to this banner, in support of Autism Awareness month. We ask that you donate $10 towards our effects to make Michigan a better place for children with autism. Pass it on and let’s make Michigan blue for Autism!
Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley is featured to be the main speaker at the Mackinac Bridge lighting ceremony on April 2, 2012, which will kick off a month-long project dedicated to raising autism awareness in Michigan. The bridge will be lit blue for the entire month of April, in recognition of the National Autism Awareness [...]