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May 27, 2014, 14:20 ET

Stuttering Foundation Announces 2014 Journalism Award Winners

The Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announced the winners of its 2014 Awards for Excellence in Journalism today.  "Journalists...

May 13, 2014, 22:12 ET
Stuttering Foundation President Jane Fraser (second from left) honors authors Scott Damian, Dr. Alan Rabinowitz, Anna Olswanger and Vince Vawter during its National Stuttering Awareness Week gala at the Lotos Club in New York City. (PRNewsFoto/Stuttering Foundation)

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 12, 2014, 08:36 ET

Foundation Reminds Us "People Who Stutter Can Do Amazing Things"

 Today marks the start of National Stuttering Awareness Week, which runs May 12-18, according to the Stuttering Foundation. Traditionally, the...

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...

Feb 26, 2014, 13:03 ET

Minding Miss Manners: Advice for Speaking with a Person Who Stutters

This week, the nationally-syndicated advice column "Miss Manners" advised readers on speaking with a person who stutters. Judith Martin, the...

Jan 27, 2014, 09:27 ET

Stuttering Foundation's 23rd Annual Media Awards Competition

For the 23rd consecutive year, the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announces it will recognize journalists for excellence in...

Dec 13, 2013, 18:00 ET
Stuttering Foundation President Jane Fraser with the Mega Million tickets Friday.  (PRNewsFoto/The Stuttering Foundation)

Jackpot!! Donor Sends Stuttering Foundation 200 Mega Millions Lottery Tickets - Drawing Tonight

To show appreciation for the services it provides, an anonymous donor sent the Stuttering Foundation (www.StutteringHelp.org) 200 Mega Millions...

Oct 15, 2013, 08:45 ET

Just What the Doctor Ordered: Help for Kids Who Stutter Sent to 53,727 Pediatricians

"This is one of the most helpful pieces that I have been sent in my 27 years of private practice," wrote a doctor from Washington...

Sep 03, 2013, 08:45 ET

Early Intervention is Still the Answer for Children Who Stutter

Why is my child stuttering? Will he outgrow it? Does she need professional therapy? Did I cause his stuttering? How can I help? Current, timely...

Aug 26, 2013, 09:56 ET

A Blunder from Down Under: Stuttering Foundation Warns Parents Not To Be Misled By Headlines Surrounding Australian Study on Preschoolers' Stuttering

 While the findings are important to the stuttering community, the headlines topping reports about a new Australian study on preschoolers'...

Jul 24, 2013, 17:01 ET

Stuttering Foundation: "By George, He Has Big Shoes to Fill!"

 Jane Fraser, president of the Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, had the following reaction to the naming of the most recent...

May 21, 2013, 15:26 ET

Stuttering Foundation Announces 2013 Journalism Award Winners

The Stuttering Foundation, www.StutteringHelp.org, announced the winners of its 2013 Awards for Excellence in Journalism today.  "Journalists...

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
Stuttering Foundation honoree Lyne Pitts talks about the impact of stuttering on her husband, Byron Pitts of ABC News, during a gala event Tuesday in New York City.  (PRNewsFoto/Stuttering Foundation)

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...

Apr 24, 2013, 08:00 ET

Top 5 Sources of Information About Stuttering

 In honor of National Stuttering Awareness Week, May 6-12, 2013, the Stuttering Foundation (www.StutteringHelp.org), offers the following list...

Mar 15, 2013, 09:00 ET
Rita's Chairman Tom Christopoul (right) presents Stuttering Foundation President Jane Fraser (second from right) with a $10,000 donation on behalf of American Idol finalist Lazaro Arbos. They are joined by Lazaro's parents Gisela Andraca and Reinaldo (left) at the Rita's Italian Ice in Naples, Fla.  (PRNewsFoto/Stuttering Foundation)

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....

Feb 06, 2013, 16:00 ET

Stuttering Foundation Offers Six Tips for American Idol Judges When Speaking with Those Who Stutter

 American Idol contestant Lazaro Arbos threw the judges — and the worldwide TV audience — for a loop when he stuttered during his...

Jan 29, 2013, 11:00 ET

Singing and Stuttering: What We Know

The recent success of American Idol hopeful Lazaro Arbos has the entire country talking about singing and stuttering. "Understanding what...

Jan 23, 2013, 13:07 ET

Call for Entries

Stuttering Foundation's 22nd Annual Media Awards Competition For the 22nd consecutive year, the Stuttering Foundation,...

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...

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