Autism Awareness Festival In Dubai

April is a special month for people living in Dubai. This month is set aside for people living with autism. The autism month starts on 2nd, and it is filled with so many activities for people participating. In 2016, the special month was celebrated in style. A non-profit making organization known as Autism Rocks planned a unique fun filled event where people could attend with their families. Anyone interested to attend the festival was supposed pay Dh 50.

This year, the festival was quite different. Autism Rocks had invited some of the top rappers in America such as Flo Rida and Tyga to perform for the families attending the event. The primary objective of the festival was to raise money for people living with autism. Some of the money would also be used to do more research about the condition.
Autism is not a rare condition, but any people in the world look down upon people suffering from the disease. The common developmental disorder mostly affects how a person relates to the people around them and how they experience the world around them. Medical experts have not been able to know the cause of the incurable condition up to date. People suffering from the condition need a lot of support and love. Their families also suffer because of the stigmatization. In the modern times, the people suffering from autism have increased significantly, and this means that awareness must be created.
Sanjay Shah Denmark is the founder of Autism Rocks. He is a very famous businessman who is based in Britain and Dubai. He is also the founder of one of the biggest companies in Britain, known as Solo Capital. He is considered one of the richest people in the country. The accountant has many businesses in Britain and Dubai.

In 2011, one of Sanjay son’s was diagnosed with autism. He had been falling ill for months, and many doctors couldn’t find what was wrong with him. After many visits to the hospital, it was discovered that Nikhil had autism. This changed the life of the millionaire, and he started the non-profit organization to help people in the world who were suffering from the medical condition. The organization try’s to change the perspective of the people in the society about autism.

Autism Rocks started in 2014, and it has changed the lives of many people in the world. The organization has raised over six hundred million to support autism research and awareness. The organization manages to raise the funds by organizing concerts. The concerts are held in Dubai and London.

 

Learn more about Sanjay Shah:

http://www.prnewswire.co.uk/news-releases/founder-of-autism-rocks-sanjay-shah-adds-two-new-trustees-to-charitys-board-569263581.html