PASS-A-GRILLE BEACH, Pinellas County Florida
Surfers For Autism, hosted an event at Pass-A-Grille Beach for hundreds of children living with autism to surf. Many kids, like Alex Allen of Temple Terrace, had never been on a surfboard until Saturday. So for an 8-year-old who never got on a surfboard before, how did Alex do? “I was pretty good at the knee waves,” he said, “but not so good on the stand waves”.
Surfers For Autism started the event in 2007 with just one autistic child. Now that one family has touched countless others.…MORE