Oct. 17th Launch Date!

Posted by on Oct 14, 2013 in News, NEWS

Oct. 17th Launch Date!

MEDIA ALERT

THE AUTISM ALLIANCE OF MICHIGAN LAUNCHES FIRST OF ITS KIND STATEWIDE ANTI-BULLYING TOUR

YOU’RE INVITED TO JOIN US!

WHEN: Thursday, October 17, 2013 9:00 a.m.

WHERE: Michigan State Capitol, Lansing, MI

WHO: Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley, Anthony Ianni, Anti-Bullying and Autism Advocate, AAoM, Tom Izzo, Michigan State University Basketball Coach

WHAT: The Autism Alliance of Michigan’s Anthony Ianni and Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley will announce the launch of the Autism Alliance’s RELENTLESS TOUR. The initiative is the first of its kind in the country, and Ianni will pledge to reach every middle school across the state in one school year to share his anti-bullying message.

WHY: Bullying is something that affects everyone in some way, and individuals with autism are often the biggest targets. Together with the support of Lieutenant Governor Calley, Coach Tom Izzo, Red Wing Niklas Kronwall and the Department of Civil Rights, the Autism Alliance is committed to working to eradicate bullying through this initiative.

The tour is made possible through the generous donations of Atlas Oil, Citgo, General RV, Smart 911, University of Michigan Athletic Director David Brandon and Emergent Biosolutions.

JOIN US IN KICKING OFF THE RELENTLESS TOUR!

Visit: www.relentlesstour.com for further information

INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITIES: Onsite, advance and post press conference interviews are available. Please contact: Heidi Hedquist 248.872.1022 heidi@hackintothecause.org to schedule a one-on-one interview.