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Thank You SO Much!

It’s over.   It’s finally over!   And we couldn’t have done it without you! We raised $2,300 during the course of this campaign, and during the course of the marathon, brought new awareness about autism and CAN.   Running the distance with “Slappy”, doing those slamballs & burpees, was a huge physical challenge but […]

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One Week To Go!

Hello All; Its been awhile since my last update (this is Richard), and I’d like to first say how grateful we are for the donations that have come in, supporting CAN through this fundraising effort.  Becky and I both feel blessed beyond words to know how this event is resonating with people. This morning, when I was doing my last long-ish run […]

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News release from Surfside Beach SC

FIRST TOWN IN US TO BECOME AN AUTISM FRIENDLY TRAVEL DESTINATION SOUTH CAROLINA TOWN BECOMES FIRST AUTISM-FRIENDLY TRAVEL DESTINATION– Surfside Beach, South Carolina, January 2016– Surfside Beach SC, known as “The Family Beach,” just South of Myrtle Beach, declared itself an Autism friendly travel destination on January 12th, 2016. Already known for its beach, fishing […]

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Inside Training Run Today

It was too cold and gloomy out this morning to do my scheduled run….today called for 18 miles without Slappy (which I was really looking forward to!).   Instead, I broke out the iPad, pulled up Hulu, and got caught up on a few series. The run took about 2 hours 30 minutes, about 8:20 […]

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Merry Christmas! And Now a Note on Training Through the Holidays

First and foremost, thank-you to all who have helped get this campaign moving.   We are only getting started on this exciting adventure!   Secondly, I wish all families the merriest and warmest of Christmases…this is a time for reflection, gratitude, good will towards everyone, and yet, not without a few challenges.  Although we don’t have […]

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