ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today!), a national non-profit organization whose mission is to provide access to care and treatment to children with autism, announces TWIW Insurance Services, LLC is a proud sponsor of ACT Today!’s 7th Annual Denim & Diamonds for Autism fundraiser, benefiting children with autism. The event will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at the Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, California and will honor actor Joe Mantegna (“Criminal Minds”), KCBS 2 and KCAL 9’s President and General Manager Steve Mauldin, and community activist Kathleen Sternbach. Over 500 guests are expected to attend the red carpet fundraiser, including corporate leaders, celebrities, dignitaries and other autism supporters.
TWIW Insurance Services, LLC is the largest privately owned insurance brokerage on California’s Central Coast. It boasts more than 150 years of combined experience in every facet of the insurance industry, from commercial and personal lines to employee benefits and investment services. As an early independent pioneer, TWIW has been fostering a culture of local ownership and decision-making ever since 1923, which enables it to provide personalized, results-oriented service to a diversity of clients, sticking to its firm and sound promise, “We’ve got you covered.”
“ACT Today! is all about the well-being of children with autism, their tremendous potential to embrace a whole new future and family happiness. TWIW Insurance Services, LLC shares that commitment like no other insurance company of its kind," says ACT Today!’s Executive Director Nancy Alspaugh-Jackson. “We are thrilled to have TWIW join us, and together we will make a difference.”
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in every 88 children in America is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), making ASD more prevalent than juvenile diabetes, childhood cancer and pediatric AIDS combined.
Proceeds from the 7th Annual Denim & Diamonds for Autism fundraiser will make it possible for ACT Today! to continuing providing families access to therapy, medical care, assistance dogs, social skills programs, assistive technology, special needs camp, entrance into special needs school, and basic safety equipment (e.g. helmets and fencing).
To date the event sponsors, include (as of August 5, 2012): Vin Di Bona Productions, Reaction Audio Visual, TWIW Insurance Services, LLC., Natrol, Sandy and David Stone, Universal City Nissan, Wells Fargo, Marilyn Hoffman’s Magnificent Properties, William Henry Studio, City National Bank, Burbank Printing, Charity Lives, United Healthcare, Linda Bertch, Isabella Emporium, Valley Economic Development Center, and The Resort at Pelican Hill.
For more information about the 7th Annual Denim & Diamonds for Autism, visit www.DenimAndDiamondsForAutism.net.
About TWIW Insurance Services, LLC:
With origins dating back to 1923, TWIW has a rich history of specialization in oil, agriculture, construction, technology, manufacturing, municipalities, recreation, health care, education, retail and small business. TWIW represents companies known for their stability, progressiveness and responsiveness and is committed to providing unsurpassed service and security marked by innovation, integrity and dependability. For more information about TWIW Insurance Sercives, LLC., visit www.twiw.com.
About ACT Today!:
ACT Today! (Autism Care and Treatment Today!) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness and providing treatment services and support to families of children with autism who cannot afford or access the necessary tools their children need to reach their full potential. For more information about ACT Today!, visit: www.act-today.org.