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September 30th, 2020 – ESPN

How an Australian Girl With Autism Forged a Bond With the Philadelphia Eagles

Peter Dinoris and his family live in Brisbane, Australia, some 9,500 miles — or close to a half-world away — from Philadelphia. Yet they are massive Philadelphia Eagles fans. How could they not be? The Eagles play in the city where the breakthrough happened, and champion a cause that couldn’t hit closer to home.

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September 26th, 2020 – Philadelphia Eagles

2020 Eagles Autism Challenge raises more than $3 million for autism research and care

The Eagles Autism Foundation has announced that the 2020 Eagles Autism Challenge presented by Lincoln Financial Group raised more than $3 million for autism research and care, thanks to donors from 14 countries, nearly 3,000 virtual participants and 284 fundraising teams.

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September 23rd, 2020 – 6 ABC

Can Ducis Do It?

After being challenged by the Philadelphia Eagles cheerleaders, 6abc Sports Anchor Ducis Rodgers ran a 5k in support of the 2020 Eagles Autism Challenge.

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March 2nd, 2020 – Inquirer

Philadelphia Orchestra Touches Down in Eagles Territory for “Sensory-Friendly” Concert

The Eagles Autism Foundation teamed up with the award-winning Philadelphia Orchestra to host a sensory-friendly concert at the Eagles’ practice facility, the NovaCare Complex. A “shush-free” zone, the performance provided audience members with a comfortable space to express themselves, while singing and dancing along.

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June 25th, 2019 – Philly Mag

The Eagles’ Autism Research Grants Are a New Approach to Sports Philanthropy

Instead of simply giving away money, the team is granting funds to specific projects at Philly institutions — acting almost like a mini National Institutes of Health.

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February 25th, 2019 – Philadelphia Business Journal

Exclusive: Eagles Autism Challenge to expand its beneficiary applicant pool

Eight research teams from three Philadelphia medical institutions will be getting a total $2.5 million next month from the proceeds raised by the Philadelphia Eagles at its inaugural Eagles Autism Challenge last May.

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June 13th, 2018 – Sports Illustrated

Why the Eagles Are Committed to Autism Awareness, and How the Team Is Taking Action

“This is bigger than me, the Philadelphia Eagles or our city. We must collectively work together to shift from autism awareness to action. This will require bold research initiatives whose results can be shared both nationally and globally. It’s an ambitious endeavor, and it will take the very best scientific minds to make the transformational impact we seek.”

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