Autism Hearts Foundation organizes Fashion Arts Autism Benefit
Children identified with Autism are among those that face serious challenges in learning and developing skills. Their ability to function as a self sufficient adult is seriously jeopardized if no opportunities are given to them to flourish, to function independently and achieve full meaningful lives.
FASHION ARTS AUTISM BENEFIT (FAAB), a project of AUTISM HEARTS FOUNDATION, Is a way to
appreciate each individual’s uniqueness to help him access the arts while nurturing his abilities to be in the world. For many individuals on the spectrum who have difficulties connecting, art can be an integral, valid part of therapy—a tool to show us who they are and what they are made of.\
FAAB PROJECT provides opportunities to develop language, cognition, fine and gross motor skills,
social and life skills, self-esteem and self-expression, and the opportunity to define potential career
paths. FAAB PROJECT is an avenue to developing an otherwise unheard voice. As a vehicle to
expression, the FAAB Artist’s creation gives him the capacity to connect to the outer world of concrete reality.
Faced with challenges in both speaking and the cognitive pragmatics of language that are the foundation of all human social interaction, how do we raise the bar? How do we provide this needs? We create opportunities especially designed for them to maximize their highest potentials. Results have been outstanding by those who have been afforded such opportunities. They have built a portfolio of experience and been lifted to see and share their potential as the unique and gifted individuals they are.
How do you imagine that changed their world, their beliefs, their confidence in themselves? What benefits have these artists gained from the exposure, recognition, and potential resume experience? LIMITLESS!
Every child has unknown talents. Share his gifts of autism through the arts. Make them the best
that they can be …. a very unique and exciting opportunity has been created: The FAAB PROJECT. It’s GOAL – To improve the QUALITY OF LIFE of people with autism and their families by creating and providing inclusive opportunities in the Arts, Fashion & Design; by empowering them through their art work’s expression of life in reaching their highest potentials, and by developing opportunities for entrepreneurship / business sense to become self-sustaining individuals.
Our FAAB ARTISTS have already awed the international community through their artworks last
April 3 – 7, 2017 FAAB ARTISTS’ amazing creations were exhibited at the United Nations in New
York during the United Nations World Autism Awareness Celebration attended by dignitaries from
different nations and the community had the opportunity to appreciate their amazing and
fabulous collections. Followed with a fashion show at the Philippine Consulate General New York.
On October 20, 2017, Autism Hearts Foundation and The Philippine Consulate General of San
Francisco proudly bring to The Bay Area Commuity our very own Pinoy Power ” FAAB SAN
FRANCISCO “FASHION FOR HOPE”, at the San Francisco Consulate General at Kalayaan Hall, October 20, 2017, 6:00 pm.
BE A PROUD SUPPORTER AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THEIR LIVES!
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