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HCAS Supporters


The Howard County Autism Society expresses its sincere appreciation for the generous support of the individuals, businesses and organizations who have contributed to its work on behalf of individuals with autism and their families it supports. The following is a listing of individuals and organizations who donated over $500 to HCAS between January 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017 as well as In-Kind Donors and Community Partners:


$5,000 and up
Community Foundation of Howard County
Dart Group II Foundation
Howard County (MD) Government
The John P. Hussman Foundation
United Way of Central Maryland


$1,500 – $4,999
Heidi Abdelhady and Mehdy Rahman
Autism Society of America
John and Kerry Benevides
John and Selena Benevides
Alisa Chernack
John and Deborah Clutts
Elville & Associates, P.A.
Lisa Higgins Hussman Foundation
Janelle Margolis
Law Offices of Todd K. Mohink P.A.
Lowell and Donna Pidel
Emily Russell
Turf Valley Resort


$500 – $1,499
Eric and Carren Adler
American Legion Auxiliary, Unit #60
Theresa and Robert Ballinger
Pam and Steven Beck
Elizabeth Benevides
Linda Boit
Patrick and Lisa Boxhall
Eric and Katie Cha
Evelyn Callahan
Catonsville Counseling
Steven R. Elville
Judith & Edwin Cohen Foundation
Crafton Dental
James Curran
Brandon Dean Babysitting Services
Kristin Detwiler/Colonial Life
ECHO of Northrop Grumman
Exelon Corporation
Jill Galt
Tara Geller
Howard Hughes Corporation
Kentmere Healthcare Consulting Corp.
C. Thomas Jones
Kennedy Krieger Institute CARD
Lori and Kristopher Krausz
LCA-Vision/Lasik Plus
Sally Lewicky
Dawn Lucarelli
Merrill Foundation
Dr. Sonny Goel at LasikPlus Vision Center
Hoenes Family Foundation
Hussman Center for Adults with Autism
M&T Bank
Stephanie Maric / The Legal Team LLC
Maryland Department of Disabilities
Jennifer and Chuck May
Erica Montemarano
Kina Morton
Nicole Orellana
Toby and Hal Orenstein
Phi Sigma Sigma Sorority
Jane Plapinger
Amrita Rai
Jim and Melissa Rosenberg
Michael and Sabina Sambat
Schwab Charitable Fund
Sheppard Pratt Health System
Devin and Mona Shroff
Solar City Corporation
Heather Spratt
Barbara Stromberg
Talbots – Columbia Mall
Roger and Madhu Thibaudeau
TLC Real Estate Group LLC
George and Valerie Veise
Verbal Beginnings
Lisa Wilson


In-Kind Donors
Apple Ford
Columbia Presbyterian Church
Market Impressions
Sharma & Associates
Toby’s Dinner Theatre
Zippy Shell Portable Storage & Moving – Rich Perry, Storage Unit


Community Partners
Accessible Resources for Independence
AMC Theatres – Columbia Mall
Arc of Howard County
Association of Community Services
Athletes Serving Athletes
Autism Society of America
The Children’s Spot
Columbia Association
Columbia Festival of the Arts
Community College of Baltimore County – Single Step Program
Howard County Chamber of Commerce
Howard Community College
Howard County Fire and Rescue Services
Howard County Government
Howard County Library
Howard County Police Department
Howard County Public School System
Howard County Dept. of Recreation and Parks
Leadership Howard County
Maryland Autism Coalition
My Life Learning Center
Pathfinders for Autism
RISE for Autism
Road Runners
Salvere Fitness
Spirit Club
Squire’s Restaurant
Special Olympics – Howard County, MD
Transition Outreach Partnership
University of Maryland – Hearing & Speech Sciences


*Donations and support shown from January 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017. Please contact our office at 410-290-3466 or if any information is missing or incorrect on this list.