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Stella & Dot Supports HollyRod!

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Shop all of the fabulous items created for this year’s Autism Awareness Campaign and the net proceeds benefit HollyRod Foundation!!!

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HollyRod Foundation Raises Awareness at GBK Oscar Gifting Suite 2013

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The HollyRod team were excited to have a booth at the GBK Oscar Gifting Suite at L’Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills.

We saw many of our old friends and made lots of new ones.

My Brother Charlie was a hit …

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Gift of Voice at AEG Season of Giving 2013

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 6: In this handout photo provided by Andrew D. Bernstein Associates Photography, Inc. AEG's Season of Giving honors The HollyRod Foundation at the LA Kings Holiday Ice presented by Coca-Cola on December 6, 2013 at L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Aaron Poole/Andrew D. Bernstein Associates Photography, Inc. via Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

The HollyRod Foundation was pleased to participate in the 2013 AEG Season of Giving. Our Gift of Voice partner Fuhu provided nabi tablets for children with autism in the local area.

The children and their families were treated to an …

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Holly on UN Panel for World Autism Awareness Day 2013

World Autism Awareness Day 2013

Holly speaks on a UN panel about autism for World Autism Awareness Day on April 2nd, 2013.…

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Autism and Communication

In 2010, HollyRod introduced the “Give the Gift of Voice” campaign to provide tablets to give a voice to those without. To date, HollyRod has given away more tablets for communication for Autism than any other organization. Over 100 individuals …

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17th Annual Parkinson’s Unity Walk

Thousands are joining the Parkinson’s Unity Walk in New York City on April 16, 2010 for Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month. The walk raises money which goes directly towards PD research. Mother, actor, talk show host, PD Patient Advocate and co-founder …

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Read more about Holly and Ryan at the Image Awards

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Holly Robinson Peete and Daughter at the NAACP Awards 2011Friday March 4, 2011 Los Angeles, CA - The NAACP Images Awards will be at the Shrine Theater in Los Angeles, California Friday night. The host of the popular award show Holly Robinson Peete was one of the first celebrities …

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RJ Peete honored at “Genius of Autism Awards”

The ‘Genius of Autism’ honored 16 enormously talented autistic youth for their accomplishments in the fields of music, visual arts, poetry and athletics. Actress Laura Linney, along with a host of Broadway’s biggest stars and some very talented young adults …

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It’s Time… To End Insurance Discrimination Against People With Autism by Holly Robinson Peete

I think a lot of us assume that “regular” people can’t really make an impact anymore. The idea of “grassroots movements” can sometimes be written off as idealistic, impotent or inconsequential. That’s why I want to shine a light on …

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Shifting Focus: 8 Facts About Autism the Media Is Not Covering by Holly Robinson Peete

Holly highlights 8 things about autism the media is not covering enough. They are not hot-button, provocative or headline-grabbing, but with 1 in 110 children affected by autism (and rising), these issues desperately need more attention.

Over the years many …

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