For the fifth year in a row, CafePress
(NASDAQ:PRSS), the leading source for high-quality custom printed
products, is supporting Autism Awareness Month through its partnership
Speaks, and Autistic
Self Advocacy Network. During the month of April, CafePress will
donate to the two organizations a portion of proceeds from sales of
awareness t-shirts and other merchandise on cafepress.com.*
"We are honored to support the work of these worthwhile organizations.
Our community of designers are cause-minded and devoted to furthering
autism acceptance," said Sarah Segal, CafePress Spokesperson. "With more
than a half million autism-themed products currently in CafePress.com
Marketplace, our users are true champions of this cause and we are
honored to support their commitment by giving back."
To shop for products on CafePress benefitting Autism Speaks and ASAN
For more information about Autism Speaks visit http://www.autismspeaks.org
For more information about Autistic Self Advocacy Network Speaks visit http://autisticadvocacy.org/
and their Autism Awareness Month page http://autismacceptancemonth.org/.
*An amount equal to 10% of the final purchase price for all products
tagged with "AUTISM2014" and sold through CafePress.com Marketplace
March 17, 2014 through April 30, 2014 will be equally split between
Autism Speaks and Autistic Self Advocacy Network.
About AutismAutism is a developmental disability often
involving repetitive behaviors, focused interests and challenges in
social communication. Children and adults on the autism spectrum
frequently experience challenges in employment, education and daily
living and benefit from the provision of meaningful support and
services for themselves and their families. An estimated 1 in 68
children in the U.S. is on the autism spectrum.
About CafePress [PRSS]:CafePress is
The World's Customization Engine®. Launched in 1999,
CafePress empowers individuals, groups, businesses and organizations to
create, buy and sell customized and personalized products online using
the company's innovative and proprietary print-on-demand services and
e-commerce platform. CafePress' portfolio of e-commerce websites and
companies includes CafePress.com, CanvasOnDemand.com,
GreatBigCanvas.com, Imagekind.com, InvitationBox.com and
Logosportswear.com and EZ Prints, Inc. Additionally, CafePress Services
drives revenue for corporate partners by providing turnkey, personalized
e-commerce solutions. For more information click on www.cafepress.com.
About Autism SpeaksAutism Speaks is the world's leading
autism science and advocacy organization. It is dedicated to funding
research into the causes, prevention, treatments, and a cure for autism;
increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for
the needs of individuals with autism and their families. Autism Speaks
was founded in February 2005 by Suzanne and Bob Wright, the grandparents
of a child with autism. Since its inception, Autism Speaks has committed
nearly $200 million to research and developing innovative resources and
supports for families. To learn more about Autism Speaks, please visit www.autismspeaks.org.
About ASANThe Autistic Self Advocacy Network is a 501(c)(3)
nonprofit organization run by and for Autistic people. ASAN's supporters
include Autistic adults and youth, cross-disability advocates, and
non-autistic family members, professionals, educators and friends. Its
activities include public policy advocacy, community engagement to
encourage inclusion and respect for neurodiversity, leadership
trainings, cross-disability advocacy, and the development of Autistic
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