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AT&T Speak Hope 

50% of children with autism have extreme difficulty learning to speak.

25% of them never will.

While these individuals may not be able to speak, they have much to say!

AT&T understands the importance of communication for

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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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Losing the safety net: Adults with autism

It’s been 68 years since the first case of autism was diagnosed. For decades it was considered a rare disorder but in a single generation, autism has become one of the most common developmental disabilities, affecting an estimated 1.5 million …

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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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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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