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August/2010
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As we enjoy the last few weeks of the summer, MyGoal would like to remind you that there is still time to submit applications for the Family Grant Award and/or nominate a dedicated professional for an Outstanding Service Award. Each award is for $1000, so read on to see if you or someone you know might be eligible.
MyGoal Family Grant Program
Grant.certificatephotoDeadline Extension - August 15, 2010
Families with economic need looking to provide a specific approach for their loved one(s) with autism are urged to apply to the MyGoal Family Grant Program. The grant award, valued at $1000, is specifically designed to assist in payment of certain expenses in autism management that might otherwise be considered non-reimbursable. Deadline for application submission has been extended to August 15, 2010. Grant applications may be accessed here.
Oustanding Autism Service Nomination
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Nomination Deadline Extension: August 15, 2010
MyGoal wishes to recognize those professionals who give their hearts and minds to the care and service of autistic individuals. Please take a moment to nominate your choice for the Outstanding Service Award. Deadline for nomination submission has been extended to August 15, 2010. The nomination form can be found here.
MyGoal Support Group Sessions
Sunday, August 8, 2010 (3-5 PM)
Sister Marie di Pazzi Conference Center, Rm 1, Saint Peter's University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ
Attend our free monthly support group discussions to better advocate for your loved one's needs. The topic of the next session is
Strategies for Managing Stress in the Family- By Lucille Bar David, LCSW
Remember, the MyGoal support groups are free of cost, but provide a wealth of information. Voluntary childcare is also provided for the families that request it. Pre-registration is required for participation and for the availability of childcare. Please call 877-88-MYGOAL (69462) to register.
MyGoal's First Annual "Hy Levy" Day
Tuesday, September 14, Starting at 7:30 AM
Join us for a day of fun and giving at the Regency Clubhouse in Monroe, NJ. Main events include tennis, golf, and a sumptuous brunch. All three events are included for a nominal donation of $50. We hope to see you there. Look forward to more details in next month's newsletter.
Save the Date! MyGoal Gala is Coming!
Saturday, October 30, Pines Manor, NJ
Stay tuned for more news about this upcoming spectacular event!
MyGoal Inc. is a non-profit organization that helps families with limited economic resources access therapies, programs and information about autism spectrum disorders. It exists to restore hope, marriages, and lives to families with autism from diagnosis to recovery. For more information, please visit www.mygoalautism.org
Sincerely,

Dr. Genevieve Kumapley
My GOAL Inc