The event benefits Autism Society River Cities, Autism Services Center and The West Virginia Autism Training Center. These agencies are all locally based, and all funds raised stay local.
Autism Society River Cities Chapter, formerly known as the Huntington Area Autism Society, was founded in 1982 by Dr. Ruth Christ Sullivan. It is an all-volunteer organization providing information and support to individuals and families living with autism in the tri-State area, including eastern Kentucky, southern Ohio and western West Virginia.
Autism Services Center. For more than 30 years, ASC has provided lifespan services for individuals with autism in local residential and community settings. Our new clinic for children, using Applied Behavior Analysis techniques, teaches the behavioral, communication and social skills necessary to attain the highest quality of life.
The West Virginia Autism Training Center at Marshall University is a statewide program that offers a variety of direct training and training resources to WV families and educators of children with autism.