WALK for AUTISM INDONESIA 2011 April 2nd, 2011 celebrating the World Autism Awareness Day Held in 17 cities around Indonesia: Medan, Pekanbaru, Bogor, Bandung, Serang, Semarang, Solo, Yogyakarta, Sidoarjo, Surabaya,Denpasar, Pontianak, Samarinda, Bontang, Makassar, Menado and JAKARTA !
JAKARTA• The walk was held in the center of the city, which covers circa 4km.• Wives of ministers joined the walk, with 3000 community members, including ± 500 persons with autism (PwA)• After the walk, PwA (and their families as well as community members) collaborated to complete a 1000-piece giant puzzle, with the size of 1,5m x 60m.• The walk was covered by nation-wide TV stations , radio stations, newspapers and magazines.
JAKARTAParticipants of the Walk for Autism Indonesia 2011, beginning their walk from theNational Monument to Hotel Indonesia and back to the National Monument(circa 4kms)
JAKARTA The wife of the Political and National Defense Minister signals the start of the walk….which is joined by thousands of people who cares for autism in Jakarta.
Arriving in the center of Jakarta - the Welcome Statue in front of Hotel Indonesia - before turning back to the National Monument.
The making of the GIANT puzzle…body-soul-mind working together…
The end result: ‘Act for Autism NOW! Together is better’
The steeringcommittee… andhundreds ofvolunteers.Together is better.