This past Saturday, June 7th, Plural President and CEO Angie Singh hosted a “Bollywood”-themed fundraiser at her home in La Jolla, CA, with proceeds benefiting the ASHFoundation. Created in 1946 by a visionary leader in the field of communication sciences, Wendell Johnson, the ASHFoundation is a charitable organization that supports the advancement of knowledge in this field and seeks to improve the lives of people with speech, language, or hearing disorders. Continue reading
October 18, 2008 in Pittsburgh, PA marked the first ever Walk for Children with Apraxia of Speech. Sean Freiburger and his mother Sue led over 300 participants and in just two years the Walk for Apraxia has grown to over 80 walks in three countries with over 10,000 walkers and countless donors to fund new programs and research by the Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA).
The 2013 Walk for Children with Apraxia of Speech promises to be even larger with upwards of 70 locations across the nation. Just to name a few:
- Aaron’s Voice in Southern Georgia
- Nebraska Walk
- Northern VA & DC Walk
- Truman’s Trek & Trot in Cincinnati
Want to help but can’t make it to a walk? Don’t worry, there is also a virtual walk that allows anyone interested to register as a walker, receive the official walk t-shirt, and walk where ever and whenever it is convenient.