Several events for autism awareness coming up in Wilmington

Several events for autism awareness coming up in Wilmington

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The Autism Society of North Carolina is on a mission to enhance the lives of people with autism and their families.

One of the members stopped by the WECT studio this week to tell us how you can help them provide support and raise awareness.

Wilmington Brewing Company is hosting an Autism Society fundraiser on Friday at 5:30 p.m. Chapter members will be there to answer questions about autism and a new cask will be tapped. WBC is donating a portion of its proceeds to the Autism Society.

Also on Friday, the Michaelangelo's Pizza on Racine Drive is donating a portion of its proceeds beginning at 5 p.m. on dine in or carry out orders.

A fundraiser dinner is scheduled for April 24 from 4-10 p.m. at Bill's Front Porch and on April 28, the eighth annual Coastal NC Run/Walk for Autism will begin at Mayfaire Town Center.

For more information on the NC Autism Society, click here.

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