ASMT Newsletter 
In This Issue
Master Pieces for Autism
Gift Card Drive
Annual Meeting
License Plate Count
Family Fun Event
Thirty-One Fundraiser
Mark Your Calendar
Quick Links


The donation deadline for ASMT's 6th Annual Holiday Gift Card Drive is Friday, December 6!  Please consider making a cash donation to help families in the ASD community make ends meet this holiday season.

And...

Join us for a new event, Master Pieces for Autism! Details below. 

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FUNDRAISING FUN! 

Join Us for Master Pieces for Autism - December 7!


Master Pieces for Autism is an art auction and concert benefiting ASMT and Autism Speaks. The event will be held at Mercy Lounge Saturday, December 7 at 6:00 pm. Tickets are just $25! Click here
for more information, to buy your ticket, or to view the art pieces that will be auctioned!
 

 

HELPING THE COMMUNITY 

ASMT's 6th Annual Holiday Gift Card Drive

ASMT is hosting our 6th Annual Holiday Gift Card Drive for those families living with ASD that are in need this holiday season. We ask that you consider making a cash donation which will allow us purchase gift cards to be distributed to these families.
Click here to donate!  The deadline for donations is Friday, December 6.

If you or someone you know is in need of assistance, please click here to apply for assistance. The deadline for applications is Monday, December 9.

Last year, we distributed over $3,500 to over 39 families
! Together, we ARE making a difference.
 
 
ANNUAL MEETING 

Annual Meeting - December 12!

  

This is sure to be one of the most fun annual meetings this organization has ever had!  In addition to announcing the results of our Board of Directors election and giving our annual report, we are celebrating!!  We will be honoring all three of ASMT's Parent Representatives as they hit milestone years of service!  And we will also be celebrating a very special announcement that will be coming to you soon!  (Sorry, it's still a secret!)   

 

Join us!

 

Thursday, December 12

5:00 pm 

Brentwood City Library

8109 Concord Rd.

Brentwood, TN 37027  

ADVOCACY

809 and Climbing!    

The new Tennessee Autism Awareness License Plate makes a great gift! If you would like to purchase a plate for someone as a holiday gift, contact us 615-385-2077, ext 3 to purchase a gift certificate!  

Our project deadline is June 21, 2014.

Order your plate
here!
FUN! 

Ice! Featuring Frosty the Snowman - December 15 
 
Make reservations for Ice! Featuring Frosty the Snowman at Gaylord Opryland on Sunday, December 15 and get special ASMT pricing that's half off regular admission!  The doors will open for our families at 9:30 a.m., 30 minutes prior to the general public.  Call 615-385-2077, ext. 3 to reserve and pay for your spot.  Click here for more information. 
FUNDRAISING   

Thirty-One Gifts Fundraiser Extended!

Do your Christmas shopping with Thirty-One and ASMT benefits! Purchase through this link before November 25 and 25% will be given to ASMT!

Check here for November specials! 
Buy Your Preds Tickets Here!

Purchase discounted Nashville Predators tickets to select games through this link and ASMT receives a portion of the ticket price! The next game opportunity is Monday, November 25!  GO PREDS!
Yea, Life!

Wear a colorful, fun shirt and fund raise for ASMT at the same time!  Browse the ASMT storefront here.  
EDUCATION 

Autism Orientation - January 23 

If you or someone you know has a new diagnosis of an autism spectrum disorder this is for you!  This is a two hour seminar on autism and other pervasive development disorders with a professional and a parent of a child with autism held at the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.  Child care is available. Click here for details and click here to make reservations. 

CALENDAR

Mark Your Calendar!        

     

Master Pieces for Autism

- Saturday - December 7

- 6:00 p.m. 

- Mercy Lounge 

 

Annual Meeting

- Thursday - December 12

- 5:00 p.m.

- Brentwood Library 

 

Family Fun Event - Ice! featuring Frosty the Snowman  

- Sunday - December 15

- 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

- Gaylord Opryland, Nashville   

 

SibSaturday 

- Saturday - January 11

- 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

- Grace Community Church, Brentwood  

 

Autism Orientation

- Thursday - January 23

- 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

- Vanderbilt Kennedy Center 

 

Save the Date!

Family Fun Event - Adventure Science Center 

Friday - January 24

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  

 

Save the Date! 

The Pieces of Hope Benefit  

Friday - April 11, 2014!

The Factory at Franklin