Author Archives: Dan Yedinak

About Dan Yedinak

Dan Yedinak is an Information Technology consultant, volunteer Web Administrator for the Autism Research and Resources of Oregon, and an Autism Advocate.

Sean’s Run for ARROAutism – 2017 – August 19th

We are pleased to finally announce that we WILL be holding Sean’s Run for ARROAutism, as planned, on August 20th. The start and finish lines will be directly down the road from the Concordia University Throw Center. Continue reading

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An Evening For Autism 2017 Casino night FUNdraiser for ARROAutism Family Holiday Assistance Project

Our annual “An Evening For Autism” event is Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at The Washington Square Embassy Suites. This year’s event theme is a Romantic Sci-Fi Themed Casino Night! Doors open at 6 p.m. and the event ends at 10 p.m. … Continue reading

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Fall Back – Daylight Savings Time Ends on November 6th 2016

Daylight Savings Time in the United States (Oregon included) starts (springs forward) on the second (2nd) Sunday in March, and ends (falls back) on the first (1st) Sunday in November. Continue reading

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Thank you Billy Blues Bar and Grill – $10,487.00 Raised in Rock for Autism Fundraiser

Many thanks to Billy Blues Bar and Grill for a fantastic fundraiser. We can do such amazing things when we come together as a community. Thank you! The final tally for The Rock For Autism Benefit for ARRO Autism Research … Continue reading

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Oops! I forgot to renew my Fred Meyer Community Rewards!

It’s an age old story. You’ve done it, I’ve done it – and we’ll both do it again. So, a few months ago (or, maybe … longer?), Fred Meyer sent out a notice telling us all that we would need … Continue reading

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Sean’s Run for ARROAutism – 2016 – August 20th

We are pleased to finally announce that we WILL be holding Sean’s Run for ARROAutism, as planned, on August 20th. The start and finish lines will be directly down the road from the Concordia University Throw Center. Continue reading

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Casino night FUNdraiser for ARROAutism Family Holiday Assistance Project

Our annual “An Evening For Autism” event is Saturday, June 25th, 2016 at The Washington Square Embassy Suites. This year’s event theme is Casino Night! Doors open at 6 p.m. and the event ends at 10 p.m. We want you to … Continue reading

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Sean’s Run 2016 – Still Being Planned

Yes, we are still planning on having Sean’s Run this year, with a target for August. Details are still being worked out, so stay tuned for an announcement! =)

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Rest In Peace, Lucinda “Cindy” Waddell

We are sad to announce the passing of Lucinda “Cindy” Waddell. Lucinda Waddell started working as a speaker and advocate with families who have children with Autism in 1981, prior to her daughter receiving a formal diagnosis at 13. She … Continue reading

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Pirate Party 2015 – A Benefit for Pace Place, Inch by Inch, and Speech and Play

Pirate Party   September 12, 2015 We DEMAND (Aaarrgg!) that you attend this year’s Pirate Party on Saturday, September 12, 2015. This year we are raising money to pay for this Pirate Ship Play Structure, for the enjoyment of our … Continue reading

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