The Autism Coalition Reopens Reno, Nevada Headquarters
Our Henderson office will continue to serve affected families statewide.
RENO, NV – The Autism Coalition of Nevada has reopened its headquarters in Reno, Nevada.
*Contact ACON at: 5560 Longley Lane, Suite #100, Reno, NV 89511. The organization will continue to grow and provide essential services to individuals and families affected by autism spectrum disorders, serving the statewide population of more than 7500 individuals and their families.
Henderson, Nevada: Lavish Three, based in Henderson, NV., held an online fundraiser for ACON from June - December of 2017 to raise awareness and to support our cause. They raised more than $425 for ACON! Thank you #Lavish3
Reno, Nevada: My Religion Tattoo, owned by Matt and Shannon Snell of Reno, Nevada is hosting a month-long fundraiser to support ACON during Autism Awareness Month! To date - they have raised more than $2770.00
Las Vegas, Nevada: Falynne Lewing's charity show "Michael Jackson: A THRILLING Tribute" is currently planning their 2018/2019 fundraiser performance schedule to support ACON! Stay tuned for dates and locations later this Fall!
Andelin Family Farms raised more than $800 for the Autism Coalition of Nevada last October during their 5th Annual Pumpkins for Autism event! Attendees were allowed to pick out their favorite small pumpkin, enjoyed petting the animals, and went for a night time hayride!
ACON's Youth Advisory Council will meet in June. Interested youth ages 15 - 22 should inquire at
Tuesday, June 11 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday, August 24 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM [PST]
Press Releases 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 24, 2017
Charming Charlie Donates Sales to Autism Coalition
Join us at the District at Green Valley Ranch store on Saturday, August 26th to support local Nevada families affected by autism.
HENDERSON, NV – The Autism Coalition of Nevada invites the community to join us at Charming Charlie, located at the District at Green Valley Ranch, on Saturday, August 26th. Patrons who mention ACON at the register will have a portion of their sale donated to help local Nevada families affected by autism spectrum disorders access assistive technology, therapeutic services, legal advocacy, and medical care.
Press Releases 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Saturday, June 1st, 2019
The “Brilliance of the Mind” Gala© is a campaign to raise crucial funds for brain tissue research, diagnosis, and therapies related to Autism spectrum disorder.
As part of our MISSION, ACON believes that 'knowledge' through scientific research is 'key' in understanding how to treat, heal, and hopefully prevent autism. We want to impart that knowledge to our families, and the more than 7500 individuals in Nevada who have autism, as well as the statewide provider community.
~Michelle Scott-Lewing President & Board Chairwoman AUTISM COALITION OF NEVADA