Phoenix, AZ, October 28, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Sandy Abalos, managing partner of Abalos & Associates, PLLC (http://www.abaloscpa.com), has announced that the firm will participate in the Arizona Walk Now for Autism Speaks, an event to raise funds and awareness to support individuals affected by autism. The event is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 31 at Tempe Beach Park, located at 31 E. 5th St. in Tempe, Ariz. The event begins at 8 a.m. with registration, followed by a welcome and warm up at 9:30 a.m., and the walk at 10 a.m. Event proceeds will go to autism research, to help uncover the causes, effective treatments and possible treatments, while providing families in current need with life-changing resources. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/9hgtMk.
“The Arizona Walk Now for Autism Speaks is a fun, family-friendly event that unites the entire community in an effort to improve the quality of life for individuals with autism,” said Abalos. “This is Abalos & Associates’ first year participating in the event, and we could not be more excited to support such an important cause.”
- The event is hosted in collaboration with Autism Speaks and the Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC).
- As a national organization, Autism Speaks' goal is to change the future for all who struggle with autism spectrum disorders. It is dedicated to funding global biomedical research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and cures for autism; to raising public awareness about autism and its effects on individuals, families and society; and to bringing hope to all who deal with the hardships of this disorder.
- Established in 1997, SARRC’s mission is to provide a lifetime of support for individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) and their families. As one of the nation's leading autism organizations, SARRC offers early intervention programs and preschool for children birth to five; school programs that teach tolerance and acceptance of those who are different to children in kindergarten through 12th grade; education and training to medical and educational professionals; pre-vocational and vocational experiences for teens and young adults from 13-18 years of age; and employment services for adults.
About Abalos & Associates, PLLC:
Abalos & Associates, PLLC is a full-service CPA firm in Phoenix. The firm has expertise in the fields of financials, advanced tax planning strategies, profit enhancement, consulting, technology consulting, and life planning services. For more information, contact (602) 943-1984 or visit the website at http://www.abaloscpa.com.
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