​​John ran the 2019 Boston Marathon in 3:52! 

Non-verbal Autism = LIMITLESS

​He's currently training for his first 50 mile race in April 2020.

Special thanks to Total Nutrition NorCal; the Eppie's Wellness Foundation and Fleet Feet Racing for sponsoring John and his coach.

John finishes Boston! by CBS13

Fox40 with Eric Harryman​

CBS National News

CBS13 with Macy Jenkins

KCRA 3 with Melanie Hunter

Special Olympics Nor Cal

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Fly Fit - Police Fitness Program Collab

Are you a law enforcement agency who is interested in implementing Fly Fit in

your community? Email us at flybravefoundation@gmail.com to set up a meeting.


​Fly Fit media coverage below.

​​CBS13 News with Macy Jenkins.​​

ABC10 News with Ananda Rochita

The Fly Brave Foundation

Upcoming Fundraisers

Autism Fashion Show/Silent Auction Fundraiser

Save the Date: November 23, 2019

We have outgrown our current home, the Coloma Community Center.

The goal of this fundraiser is to raise the funds needed to secure a 12-month lease in a commercial location to operate all of our FREE social programs, art, and employment training workshops.

We are seeking sponsors to help cover the cost of renting the venue, props needed and items of ANY kind for the Silent Auction.

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

The George and Lena Valente Foundation; The City of Elk Grove; Councilmember Steve Detrick; The Laguna-Sunrise Rotary; ASD Crawlers; ABS; Fleet Feet; Total Nutrition; Eppies Wellness Foundation; Florin Road Bingo Hall; AMPT Fitness; Odesi Boutique; Article Consignment Boutique; Safeway Drive Away; D&T Transportation; Hoosier Transit; the Jimenez Family; the Sarli family; and the generosity of individual donors.

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.


Pro=Wrestling for Autism Fundraiser

featuring WWE legends, Rikishi and the Tonga Kid


Thanks to a sponsorship from the City of Elk Grove, we are hosting our 1st Wrestling Fundraiser. 

Tentative Agenda:

Gates open at 4 pm

4-6 pm: Differently Abled Marketplace (vendors with developmental disabilities)/food/music

5-6 pm: Wrestler Meet and Greet (get an autograph and photo w/ Rikishi and Tonga Kid)

6:30-8 pm: Pro-Wrestling Show

For advance tickets, click here.


​Differently Abled Vendors Wanted

We are seeking individuals and organizations with physical and developmental disabilities to sell their goods at our Wrestling event from 4-6 pm. There is NO fee to participate.  Interested? Click here to register.

Social Skills Workshops through Improv and Acting

ABC10 joined us on Autism Awareness Day. 

To view the story, click here.


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

Hello, Welcome to Fly Brave.

Est. 2016


Dignity Health's Acts of Human Kindness Recipient

Watch our promo on ABC 10, click here. 

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