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Autism Awareness.  Building Acceptance

Ambassador of the Week

Each week of April, we will be highlighting an “Ambassador of the Week” for their exceptional work in raising awareness and building acceptance.  Read their inspiring stories.

Week 1

Evelyn Lopez-Delgado
Woodbridge, NJ

 "My goal is to share my knowledge and resources with other parents...I would like to see families and businesses in the community work together to welcome individuals with special needs in all aspects of the community." Read Evelyn's story>>

Week 3

Dave Koenig
Rockaway Township Public Schools

Ambassador of the Week David Koenig with his inspiration

"I hope that all of my students continue to progress, continue to amaze other people, and reach their full potential in a world that respects their abilities." Read Dave's story>>

Week 2

Antoinette Dominicci-Fifoot
Jefferson Township, NJ

"My hope for the future for the autism community would be to have an easier time finding support, information and accommodations across our state and our country. I wish for everyone on the spectrum to be accepted..." Read Antoinette's story>>

Week 4

Julie Welsh
Maple Shade, NJ

"I hope that in the future, awareness and understanding of autism will continue to grow, and people will be more accepting of the children and adults who have been diagnosed. Ideally, those with autism will be embraced and welcomed by their peers. Read Julie's story>>

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