Autism Spectrum Disorder is a medical condition that affects the brain (neurological) in approximately 3.5 million people in the U.S. While a person may have a normal physical appearance, autism affects behavior. Autism can make it difficult for a person to interact socially.
Autismazing.org is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation with a mission to improve higher education, employment and entrepreneurial opportunities for young adults 13-30 years of age on the autism spectrum through financial support, programs and other initiatives.
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While progress has been made in raising autism awareness, there is a significant deficit in understanding and acceptance of autistic persons. This is shown in the under-representation of autistic persons in workplaces, colleges and small businesses.