Pittcon is striving to raise awareness for Autism and other disabilities.
The PEAL Center ensures that children, youth and adults with disabilities and special health care needs lead rich, active lives and participate as full members of their schools and communities by providing training, information and technical assistance based on best practices to individuals and families.
These efforts benefit The PEAL (Parent Education and Advocacy Leadership) Center
Visit the Autism Booth and purchase a cell phone wallet or pop socket.
Buy a ticket to experience the wonders of the universe. Located on the expo floor.
Dunk the Pittcon President, Expo Manager, and more at the Soak Show Management event. $2.00 a ball or 3 balls for $5.00. Located on the expo floor, Thursday, at 2:30 PM.
Use the hastag, #PennysFromPittcon, on Twitter and Pittcon will donate $1, up to $5,000.
Anton Paar 5k Walk/Run
Lloyd Hall – Fairmount Park
The Anton Paar 5k Walk/Run is a charity event co-hosted by Anton Paar and Pittcon to benefit the PEAL Center. Takes place on Wednesday, March 21 at 7:00 am.
Autism Awareness Presentations
Barriers and Misconceptions Concerning Employment for Individuals with Disabilities
Accessibility, transportation, support services, connecting employers with potential employees , alternative ways to interview , government support agencies and other resources.
NEXUS Theater Presentations
NEXUS I & II
The PEAL Center: An Overview of a Parent Training and Information Center
Autism Awareness: Different but the Same
Thank you to the participating exhibitors for helping Pittcon make a difference!