Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: 2021 Naperville Pumpkin Race

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: 2021 Naperville Pumpkin Race

TURNING POINTE AUTISM FOUNDATION: 2021 NAPERVILLE PUMPKIN RACE What do I think of when you hear “Pumpkin Race”? I think of pumpkins racing each other on big wheels down a long driveway. That’s exactly what it is, except better! Turning Pointe Autism Foundation has had...
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: Finding The Right Path

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: Finding The Right Path

TURNING POINTE AUTISM FOUNDATION: FINDING THE RIGHT PATH Turning Pointe’s mission began with a love story. The powerful bond between a boy named Jack and his parents. Jack was loved and cared for by his Mom, Dad and a remarkable team of specialists. With their help,...
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: Tarek’s Film Critic Journey

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: Tarek’s Film Critic Journey

TURNING POINTE AUTISM FOUNDATION: TAREK’S FILM CRITIC JOURNEY I am Tarek Fayoumi. I am not only a Turning Pointe Career College Alumnus, but I am also a true cinema enthusiast. I remember first being captivated by movies when I was very young. However, it was...
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: Coming Out

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: Coming Out

TURNING POINTE AUTISM FOUNDATION: COMING OUT I recently unearthed a DVD video (yes, I said DVD which now seems so ancient) of “Jack’s Journey.” It is a video montage set to the song “Iris” by the Goo Goo Dolls. The video and the song stirred up many old memories and...
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: What Family Is For

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation: What Family Is For

TURNING POINTE AUTISM FOUNDATION: WHAT FAMILY IS FOR Recently our 25-year old daughter came home for a brief and (especially since COVID) rare visit. We all had missed her so much. Unfortunately, her brother and father were away doing “dad/son things,” so we...