Announcing the speakers for GRASP’s 17th Annual Event

-Featuring speakers on the autism spectrum-

Mike Tripodi, board Vice President of the Autism Society of the Capital Region, will be speaking about his experiences working with the Red Cross in Puerto Rico and globally delivering sensory kits and supports to those affected by earthquakes and natural disasters.

Dana Holmes will be discussing the importance of therapy for Autistic adults, some of the barriers to accessing treatment, and the emphasis on continuing education for therapists and clinicians in addressing Autistic adults’ mental health needs. 

Amy Gravino, Certified Autism Specialist, President of ASCOT Consulting and sought-after presenter will be this year’s Keynote Speaker.  Amy will speak on an array of topics including being an Autism Sexuality Advocate.

The GRASP Team will be discussing continuing programs, publishing projects, and new initiatives, including inclusive support, educational, and sports programs in under-served areas of Hawaii. 

March 18th, 2020
3:00 – 5:30 pm
1441 Broadway,
6th Floor
New York, New York 10018

Refreshments will be served.  

Tickets are $100, additional contributions will be graciously accepted. 

(Scholarships and reduced ticket prices are available; please contact us at for information on how to RSVP.)

Or, to purchase tickets and make donations by mail, send to:
GRASP, 369 Lexington Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10017