Autism Speaks

Autism is very close to six-time Grammy award winning singer Toni Braxton's heart. Three years ago, Braxton's son Diezel was diagnosed with autism. She is a national celebrity spokesperson for the advocacy organization Autism Speaks, which is committed to raising public awareness about autism.
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