Discovery Lights It Up Blue for Annual Autism Awareness Day

This year commemorates the eighth annual World Autism Awareness Day on April 2, and for the sixth consecutive year, Discovery Communications is partnering with Autism Speaks to “Light It Up Blue.” To honor the millions affected by autism and to spread awareness of the fastest growing developmental disorder in the world, Discovery has been running a PSA across all of its U.S. networks this week, including Discovery, Animal Planet, TLC, Investigation Discovery…

Discovery ‘Lights it up Blue’ for World Autism Awareness Day

April is Autism Awareness Month, and to kick it off, Discovery Communications is joining Autism Speaks in their annual Light It Up Blue campaign for World Autism Awareness Day today, April 2. Autism Speaks is an organization dedicated to funding research focusing on the causes, prevention, treatments and possible cure for autism. Discovery’s U.S. networks – including Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, OWN, Science Channel, Velocity, American Heroes…