Fly Brave's

Fly Fit - Police/Autism Fitness Program

Visit the Eventspage for details.

Fly Fit buddies up officers with individuals on the Autism Spectrum to learn about one another and build community bonds through fitness.

Are you a law enforcement agency interested in implementing Fly Fit in your community? Email us at flybravefoundation@gmail.com for info.

​Fly Fit media coverage below.

​​CBS13 News with Macy Jenkins   ABC10 News with Ananda Rochita

Public Speaking 101 

We have a free public speaking program for adults on the spectrum ages 17+.

You can book our speakers by emailing us at flybravefoundation@gmail.com.

Our speakers were invited as the Keynote Panel for UC Davis MIND Institute's annual conference; the Summer Institute on Neurodevelopmental Disorders. They were brilliant and it was their largest crowd, 400 participants. 

To watch their presentation,click here.

​​​Est. Jan 21, 2016

The Fly Brave Emporium opened on 7/31/21!

​Location: 5901 Broadway, Ste B, Sac CA 95820 

Shop Update: 1/19/21

The roof is fixed and we have officially reopened. However, due to Covid, we have limited hours due to staffing shortages.

If you'd like to volunteer in the shop, email flybravefoundation@gmail.com.

Wed-Friday: 11 am - 2:30 pm

Saturday - 11 am - 3 pm

CBS 13 coverage


Our programs and services are FREE  thanks to the financial support of our grantors, sponsors and individual donors.

We aren't a giant corporation.

We are a 100% volunteer nonprofit organization with a giant army of people. Five years ago we started out in our living room with five families and today have served over 400.

We are a family and we hope after watching this 6-minute video you feel like family too.
Trusting God and doing our part.

Social Skills Workshops through Improv and Acting

ABC10 joined us on Autism Awareness Day. 

To view the news segment, click here.

This program is generously sponsored by Safeway Drive Away, Inc; D&T Transportation Inc; and Hoosier Transit Inc.

We moved into our first home, The Fly Brave Emporium, on 4/1/21.

On 6/1/21, Good Day Sacramento came to visit.

To watch the news segment, click here.

John Completed the 2021 Boston Marathon!

John was featured in American Essence Magazine. 

Click here for the article. 

Our two-time Boston marathoner is dreaming bigger - qualifying for

the Western States 100 Miler.

2022 Race Schedule

2/5/22 - Jed Smith 50k (31 mile race)

4/2/22 - AR50 - 50 mile race

8/22 - 100k (62 mile race)


Visit his Fundraising page for more info.

Nonverbal DOES NOT mean unable.

TED TALK -  John and Anthony were invited to talk about Living Life Without Limits. They speak at the 1:14 mark yet we encourage you to listen to all of the amazing speakers. 

Click here to watch the presentation

Dignity Health's 2017 and 2019 Acts of Human Kindness Recipient

Watch our promo on ABC 10, click here. 

2018 Recipient of the Above and Beyond Award, City of Elk Grove

​2021 Recipient of the Tim Haley Recognition Award, City of Sacramento

Visit our Media page to see what we've been up in the community.

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