Espiritu en Fuego/A Fiery Spirit
My brother Stephen who has Autism at the Queen’s Special Olympics many years ago.
It used to be held at St. John’s University in Jamaica, Queens.
No more. Those opportunities are long gone. Stephen Loved earning his Medals. He was proud of his medals and would wear them for several days in a row.
What happened you might ask? Budget cuts are what happened. Loss of funding means loss of opportunities for those who have Autism or other developmental disabilities. However through your donations you have the Power to change this picture for Stephen and others like him.
Those of you who have been following my Blog Posts over several years know about my Autism Activism and Dedication to the cause. I have spent months calling politicians, Elected officials, Community Leaders, etc….
Along with representatives from Queens Centers for Progress which is Stephen Group Home we have been up to…
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