"Today's Teen Time [Social Hour] was so great...please relay to your team how much [my daughter] enjoyed it and seeing everyone! So nice to see friendly faces during this time!" - Carol, ATPF Mom
November 11, 2020
ATPF VIDEOS REACH OVER 485,400 PEOPLE NATIONWIDE
As of November 11th, ATPF has added 246 videos to our YouTube channel, reaching over 485,400 people across ALL social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter & YouTube) since our first video on March 13, 2020! We are beyond grateful for our ATPF volunteers and community partners for continuing to step up each day to help serve our kids and families!

Special THANK YOU to ATPF Volunteer Community Partners
who have submitted videos for our YouTube channel:

You can stay up-to-date with our videos of resources, book readings, tips and ideas by subscribing to our YouTube channel.
PROGRESS TO DATE
Funds Raised 2020: $204,746
36% of ATPF 2020 Operating Budget
Preschool Children Screened: 20,602
SLP Students Trained at SJSU: 2,300
ATPF COMMUNITY HIGHLIGHTS
ATPF Lunch & Learn Special Guest Speakers:
Jim Leiner & Rich Horner

We have now hosted 30 AMAZING Lunch & Learn events to date, reaching over 200 people in our community! Huge thank you to our special guests Jim Leiner, Rich Horner, and everyone who tunes in every Wednesday at 12 PM PST to connect with our community.

You can now access the links to all our Lunch & Learn recordings and follow up emails with guest speaker resources on our website.
ATPF March-October COVID-19 Response Timeline

Since March 12, the Autism Tree Project Team has worked hard to ensure that our families maintain access to the supportive services necessary to endure the COVID-19 global pandemic.

ATPF's social media and community impact is documented in our month-by-month COVID-19 response timelines. You can view October's highlights and growing reach by clicking below.

We are committed to staying connected to our families and community and feel blessed every day to continue supporting kids and families with autism through our virtual programs and services!
Huge Success for
ATPF-MTCCA Musical Playgroup Research Study!
Huge thank you and congratulations to the MTCCA team for accomplishing an amazing research study milestone which took over 4 years to complete!

ATPF was proud to partner with the Music Therapy Center of California for a research project titled "The Effect of Group Music Therapy on Social Communicative Interactions: A Pilot Study", which was accepted for the research poster session at the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) Annual Conference from November 19-22, 2020! Learn more about the conference below.
RSVP Today:
ATPF Virtual Heart & Hooves Therapy Workshop on
Saturday, November 21 at 9:30am
We are so excited to partner with Heart and Hooves Therapy for a virtual workshop! Visit the ranch virtually via Zoom and enjoy a 1 hour interactive learning experience with the use of different farm animals. We will work on identifying farm animals, basic body parts of animals, and mini horse safety, while playing a fun farm MADLIBS- theme activity and other fun games!
ATPF Announces NEW Giving Tuesday Drive-Through Pep Rally Master of Ceremonies:
Linda Welby!
In the spirit of #GivingTuesday and our annual holiday Winter Wonderland, our ATPF Team is hosting a COVID-19 Pep Rally & Drive-Thru Celebration on Saturday, November 28th from 4-6 PM at the University of San Diego campus!

ATPF is proud to announce Linda Welby as our Master of Ceremonies! Get ready for an evening of entertainment with the whole family! Each child will collect a complimentary activity gift bag from Santa's Elves and our ATPF Team.
ATPF INTERN & VOLUNTEER HIGHLIGHT
SAVE THE DATE & RSVP TODAY:
FREE UPCOMING PROGRAM EVENTS
TODAY, NOV 11
Lunch & Learn with
Dr. Alysson Muotri
FRIDAY, NOV 13
Teen Time Social Hour
SAT, NOV 14
Virtual Book Club
SAT, NOV 14
Virtual Adaptive Dance Class (Ages 5-10)
SAT, NOV 14
USD Football Player Mentor Program Meet Up
SUN, NOV 15
LEGO Therapy Workshop
We have provided over 166 virtual events to date,
with 22 coming up between now and the end of November!
PHOTO ALBUMS
ATPF Facebook Photo Albums
We LOVE capturing the precious smiles and fun moments of children and families with autism participating in our events. Visit the ATPF Facebook page and click "See All Albums" under Photos to see what's going on in our community!

See our most recent albums below.

ATPF Q4 Financial Review
ATPF PLNU Soccer Player Mentor Virtual Program Planning Meeting
ATPF Virtual Reality: Engineering Workshop
Questions? Contact Rebecca Barron, Operations Manager:
RebeccaB@autsimtreeproject.org or 909-815-8520

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