Broward County Charity & Causes

Art Walk 4 Autism 2013

Art Walk 4 Autism 2013Saturday, April 20, 11am-4pm – Plantation Heritage Park, 1100 Fig Tree Lane, Plantation

2013’s Art Walk 4 Autism is an event organized to bring awareness, to build self-esteem, develop socials skill, and encourage as well as promote and raise funds for local organization who work with artist with autism. The event will debut art work and musical performances ​by local artist and musician with autism from the tri-county area.  As a compliment to the Art Walk, community as well as national artists have also been invited to participate. Participating Artists:  Brandon Drucker​, Elizabeth Bittner, Lang Dobson, Virginia Erdie, Norval Hall, Shelby McSweeney, Ricardo Thompson, and Michael Vidal.  Musical Performances by Harmonies of Hope, a local not-for-profit organization with the belief  it only takes a SPARK to ignite a flame. Artist With Autism whose mission is to Educate Aspiring Artists on the spectrum about business and social skills through the Arts. Striving to reach this goal by Promoting their artistic talents through the concept of micro-enterprising, provide opportunities to show and sell their art, in which to create independence, foster self enrichment, and offer encouragement and hope to their families.  ARC Broward is a not-for-profit human services organization dedicated to helping thousands of people with disABILITIES discover, build and celebrate their ABILITIES.