Walk raised funds, awareness for Mattapan-based Autism center

By 
Reporter Staff
Oct. 11, 2012

The Garrett Pressley Autism Resource Center held its seventh annual road race at Pope John Paul II Park in Neponset on Saturday, October 6. The Mattapan-based center assists Boston families with teenagers and adult children by connecting them to recreational, educational and social programs.

Above, founder Deborah Smith-Pressley, left, is shown with Touch 106.1’s Brother Charles Clemons and Garrett Pressley, her son. The center gave Clemons an award for his work in supporting their work.

For more information on the center, visit their website.

Photo by Bill Forry