Autism Awareness Month

General | Apr 1st, 2014

Did you know that 1 in 68 children are affected by autism? According to CDC’s new autism prevalence numbers, this is a 30% increase from 1 in 88 two years ago. Help create awareness throughout the month of April by participating in Autism Awareness Month. Inspire your community by wearing blue or donating to the Autism Speaks Foundation. Stop by your local Modell’s to donate today!

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Major League Baseball is also creating awareness this month by teaming up with Autism Speaks. You can join your favorite team this season as they participate in a league wide effort to create awareness at one of their home games. (Get your tickets here!)

Let us know you’re participating in Autism Awareness Month, tweet us @Modells!

Visit Autismspeaks.org for more information on how you can get involved.