ACT Today’s Executive Director Receives The Humanitarian Award

June 21st, 2018 Hollywood, California

The Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors honored ACT Today’s Executive Director Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson at the 12th Annual American Spirit Awards Luncheon. Alspaugh-Jackson received the Humanitarian Award for her dedication to autism awareness, resources, and treatments. Co-Chair of The Caucus, Tanya Hart, presented the award to Nancy. The Caucus praised Nancy for her unrelenting work in giving a voice to many people who otherwise would not have one. Her distinguished career in television and autism advocacy helps her to affect the lives of many and to truly embody the American Spirit. Surrounded by colleagues and friends, Alspaugh-Jackson gave an inspiring speech. “It is such an honor for me to be recognized with The Caucus American Spirit Humanitarian Award for the achievements of ACT Today! in helping over 1400 families get treatment for their children with autism,” says Alspaugh-Jackson.

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  • Linda C Cox
    Posted 4:31 am July 13th, 2018 0Likes

    Thank you for the amazing work that you do to help families like mine and the ones I serve as a family support program coordinator. I know first hand the dedication and compassion AND resourcefulness it takes to assist each families unique and multi-layered needs.

    Blessings to all who reach out and help with your guidance and leadership!
    Linda Cox
    Westford, MA

    • Paul Rycus
      Posted 12:32 pm July 23rd, 2018 0Likes

      Dear Linda,

      Thank you so much for your kind words. ACT Today! strives to make a difference in the lives of families affected by autism. Receiving the Humanitarian Award from The Caucus was a reflection of the dedication of many individuals, not just myself, but the donors, volunteers and staff that make our work possible.

      Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson
      Executive Director

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