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Feb 01, 2016, 15:57 ET Stuttering Foundation Launches ID Card for People Who Stutter

 The Stuttering Foundation today announced the creation of a free identification card available to all those who stutter. It is designed to...


Sep 08, 2015, 13:33 ET Stuttering Foundation's 24th Annual Media Awards Competition

For the 24th consecutive year, the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announces it will recognize journalists for excellence in...


Oct 09, 2014, 09:55 ET Help for Stuttering is as Close as Your Computer

 The following is a letter by Jane Fraser, president of the Stuttering Foundation: Dear Editor, International Stuttering Awareness Day is...


Jul 29, 2014, 13:04 ET One-Stop Shopping for Stuttering

As teachers, parents and students prepare for the start of the new academic year, the nonprofit Stuttering Foundation, the leading charitable...


May 13, 2014, 22:12 ET Stuttering Foundation Honors Four Courageous, Inspirational Authors

 To celebrate National Stuttering Awareness Week, May 12-18, the Stuttering Foundation (www.StutteringHelp.org) honored four authors whose...


May 06, 2014, 17:22 ET Byron Pitts Leads the Way 'From Stuttering to Success'

Jane Fraser, president of the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, had the following reaction to the interview by Katie Couric of ABC...


May 18, 2013, 10:56 ET Ken Venturi: A Champion to Those Who Stutter

Jane Fraser, president, the Stuttering Foundation (www.StutteringHelp.org) issued the following remarks concerning the passing of Ken Venturi, the...


May 08, 2013, 00:13 ET Byron Pitts Honored at NYC Gala to Celebrate Stuttering Awareness

 ABC News anchor and chief national correspondent Byron Pitts was honored today by the Stuttering Foundation at its May 7th gala in New York...


Mar 15, 2013, 09:00 ET In Support of American Idol Finalist Lazaro Arbos, Stuttering Foundation Receives $10,000 Donation from Rita's Italian Ice

 Stuttering Foundation president Jane Fraser accepted a $10,000 donation today from Tom Christopoul, Chairman of Rita's Italian Ice. Mr....


Jan 18, 2013, 08:53 ET Stuttering American Idol Contestant is 'Already a Winner' to Stuttering Community

 Stuttering Foundation president Jane Fraser had the following comment about last night's American Idol show featuring Lazaro...


May 08, 2012, 23:40 ET John Stossel Leads Winning Team to Celebrate Stuttering Awareness Week At NYC Gala

Renowned journalist and commentator John Stossel joined the Stuttering Foundation at a May 8th gala in New York to celebrate National Stuttering...


Feb 27, 2012, 14:56 ET Call for Entries: Stuttering Foundation's 21st Annual Media Awards Competition

 For the 21st consecutive year, the Stuttering Foundation announces it will recognize journalists for excellence in reporting that furthers the...


Jun 14, 2011, 09:40 ET Ken Venturi: A Champion to Those Who Stutter

Jane Fraser, president, the Stuttering Foundation (www.StutteringHelp.org) issued the following remarks concerning Ken Venturi and the U.S....


May 02, 2011, 09:49 ET Shame On You, Mr. Trump! Stuttering Foundation Responds to Negative Comments

Jane Fraser, president of the Stuttering Foundation, responds to Donald Trump's comments on Seth Meyers: "Shame on you, Mr. Trump! We at the...


Jan 13, 2011, 14:36 ET Stuttering Gets the Royal Treatment on the Big Screen

The Stuttering Foundation Applauds The King's Speech for Raising Worldwide Awareness With the release of the critically acclaimed new film, The...


Nov 26, 2010, 06:00 ET Movie Gives Speech Therapy the Royal Treatment

Stuttering Foundation founder had only one role model in the 1940s: King George VI "I am delighted that The King's Speech will introduce a new...


Nov 08, 2010, 06:00 ET Speech Therapy Gets the Royal Treatment

With the release of the new movie, The King's Speech, starring Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush, it is most timely to highlight the plight of...


Jul 21, 2008, 01:00 ET Teachers: Are Your Kids Stuttering?

MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's the first day of school and one of your pupils stutters. If you're the teacher, what...


Feb 11, 2008, 00:00 ET In Their Own Words: Kids Who Stutter Star in New Spanish Video

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kids who stutter have a lot to say, and friends can show them how in Stuttering: For Kids By...


Aug 13, 2007, 01:00 ET Stuttering is Rocket Science

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Stuttering continues to puzzle scientists as they work to find a cause and a cure for this...


Jun 21, 2007, 01:00 ET Warning to Parents: Stuttering Doesn't Take a Summer Break

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For children who stutter, summer break can be anything but a vacation. As many as 5% of...


Jun 13, 2007, 01:00 ET Five Myths About Stuttering; Foundation Uses Milestone Year to Debunk Myths

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Stuttering affects more than three million Americans, including 20/20 co-anchor John Stossel,...


Mar 27, 2006, 00:00 ET Tiger Wins at Golf - and Stuttering

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Top-ranked golfer Tiger Woods tells CBS's 60 Minutes that it takes hard work and a competitive spirit...