Pacific Academy is hosting the fourth annual Awards for Autism.

Nominations open for Awards for Autism

Annual awards recognize achievements of youth with autism

Nominations for Pacific ABA Academy’s fourth annual Awards for Autism are now open.

The community is welcome to nominate children between the ages of 2 and 18 who have a diagnosis of autism and have exceptional talent that deserves recognition.

Awards categories include: sports, academics (elementary and high school), fine arts (music, dance, art, photography), community service/social responsibility and technology (computers, gaming, etc.).

There is also an open category for special talents that do not fit in the above categories, such as culinary arts or textiles.

Winners will be presented with their awards at the Angels for Autism fundraising dinner on March 3 at the Royal King Palace Banquet Hall in Surrey.

Family members can provide nominations for their child with autism along with one other nomination letter from a coach, teacher, mentor, etc.

The deadline for nominations is Feb. 14.

All nomination letters can be emailed to drramens@pacificaba.com or mailed to the following address:

Pacific ABA Academy
P.O. Box #330 – 12886 96 Ave.
Surrey, B.C.
V3V 6A8

Just Posted

Parents rally to support LGBT education in Abbotsford schools

Small demonstration held in the rain to counter anti-SOGI rhetoric

VIDEO: Government approves funding of $750,000 drug for B.C. woman

Approval comes one day after province announces funding for Soliris on a case-by-case basis

Otter Co-op Liquor Store begins construction in Aldergrove

New three-storey building will be a destination retail and wine tasting facility

VIDEO: Langley boss takes a pie in the face for charity

Langley Community Services Society holds fundraiser for United Way

Titans shooting for provincial soccer gold

Langley Fundamental squad reaches B.C. high school AA boys final

Angel trucks everywhere in Langley

The Jackmans donated a brand new truck to Kimz Angels, making that four in the fleet

David Cassidy, teen idol and ‘Partridge Family’ star, dies at 67

Cassidy announced earlier this year he had been diagnosed with dementia

Vigil held for woman whose remains were found on Shuswap farm

Family and friends remember Vernon resident Traci Genereaux and along with five other missing women

Brewers create anti-fascist ale

Not For Nazis Nut Brown Ale made in the Shuswap will be ready in time for Christmas

LETTER: Jumbo Valley is part of Ktunaxa territorial claim

Ktunaxa Nation Council responds to Tom Fletcher column

Union contests layoffs at Maple Ridge motel

Demonstration planned for today at former Quality Inn

Pitt Meadows councillor convicted of sex assault resigns from job

David Murray will retire from work with city of Port Coquitlam

3,800-plant grow-op busted on First Nation reserve

Three men face charges after RCMP bust a large drug operation on the Soowahlie Reserve near Chilliwack

B.C. boy’s social media bid to get levidrome in the Oxford dictionary goes viral

‘It’s been five weeks and has totally blown up today.’

Most Read