4.1.15: April is Autism Awareness Month
Later today the City of Grand Rapids will join Hope Network in hosting the Bridge Autism Walk.
The purpose is to raise awareness and honor those individuals and families affected by autism.
Lt. Governor Brian Calley and Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell will join others on the Blue Bridge on Front Avenue, for a walk that will begin at 5 p.m.
Autism Disorders affect 1 in 68 children.
To help, you can show your support by getting involved in the Bridge Walk, or donate by going to hopenetwork.org/donate.