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Thank You, Ushers!

July 8, 2015 | Support

The Interdenominational Church Usher’s Association of Virginia Inc. has a spirit of giving, and this year, its members chose VIA as the beneficiary of its annual conference. “Our hearts go out to the children,” said member Elizabeth Blakey, “and when I came to VIA and took a tour, I was impressed.” Blakey explained that VIA…

Tags: Community, Hilary Nagel, Interdenominational Church Usher's Association of Virginia Inc., Outreach, partnership, support, VIA On the Move

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Bidding on Hope

May 4, 2015 | Support

$500 for a cake might sound a little steep – but not to the buyers at Pete’s Auction Service in Madison, VA, at a benefit auction for the Virginia Institute of Autism. On Saturday, April 25, shoppers at Pete’s Auction Service bid against each other on homemade cakes, a Harley Davidson, crystal and antique furniture,…

Tags: autism, Community, Outreach, partnership, Pete's Auction Service, support, VIA Families, VIA On the Move

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Matt Savage Concert to Benefit VIA

March 3, 2015 | Support

Critically-acclaimed jazz pianist Matt Savage will perform a concert sponsored by The Charlottesville Jazz Society on March 15th, 2015, to benefit the Virginia Institute of Autism. Savage is a New York-based composer, arranger and performer who started his musical career at just eight years old. Now 22, he has released 11 albums and performed with…

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Share Your Challenge Story!

February 12, 2015 | Events

The Virginia Institute of Autism’s mission is to help people overcome the challenges of autism – and that’s why we’re challenging YOU to share a story of a challenge in your own life to help us spread the word about the Run for Autism 5K, coming up on April 18! Here’s how it works! Register…

Tags: autism, Charlottesville, Community, Outreach, Run for Autism 5K, Share Your Challenge Story, support

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Sign Up for Sibling Support Program March 7

February 5, 2015 | Programs

VIA is teaming up with Charlottesville Therapeutic Recreation to offer a Sibling Support Program on March 7, 2015. Siblings ages 8 to 14 of children with disabilities are invited to join us for a day that’s all about them! We’ll intersperse information and discussion activities with new games, designed to be unique, off-beat and appealing…

Tags: Hilary Nagel, Outreach, partnership, sibling support, siblings, VIA Families

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