The Courage Awards

Recognizing Courage in the Face of Great Adveristy

What are the Courage Awards?

The Courage Awards annually recognize a person and their family who has been diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and demonstrates great character and perseverance in living with the challenges of this disorder.

There will be two awards presented. One will recognize an individual, the other will acknowledge the individual and their family. Each recipient will receive $3,000.00.

Who May Be Nominated?

Any person living in the Tri-County Area (Oakland, Macomb or Wayne) who has been diagnosed with one of the Autism Spectrum Disorders.

How to Make a Nomination

Complete the Courage Award Nomination Form here or print and return it in one of the following ways:
-Mail to Mrs. Marlo Moeller: 6328 Elsey Drive, Troy, MI 48098
-Email it to: tlfcourageaward@gmail.com
-Fill it out electronically. Download the form from the Ted Lindsay Foundation website and email it electronically to Mrs. Marlo Moeller at tlfcourageaward@gmail.com Questions? Please contact Marlo Moeller at tlfcourageaward@gmail.com

Download Courage Award Form



Better Made

Better Made will donate partial proceeds to the Ted Lindsay Foundation

April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day – Better Made Snack Foods and former Detroit Red Wing great Ted Lindsay are teaming up once again for the entire month of April to raise awareness.

*Better Made will donate partial proceeds from Family and Value Size Potato Chips, and $0.99 Pork Rinds to the Ted Lindsay Foundation For Autism Awareness Month

DETROIT, MI – April is Autism Awareness month and Saturday, April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day. Better Made Snack Foods is pleased to once again be teaming up with former Detroit Red Wing Great and Hockey Hall-of-Famer, Ted Lindsay, to raise money for the Ted Lindsay Foundation For Autism Awareness.

To raise funds, partial proceeds from the sale of Family and Value Size Potato Chips, and $0.99 Pork Rinds during the month of April will go to benefit the Ted Lindsay Foundation for Autism Awareness, which has an office at John R. and Big Beaver roads in Troy. Better Made is committed to the community and is very happy to be a part of this program.

“We’re always very excited to be have Better Made as one of our sponsors,” says Ted. “They have been with us now for a number of years and have really done a great job. They’re a quality company with great products, run by a family that really shows they care about the community in many ways. All monies raised will go towards our foundation and its mission.”

Founded in 1930 in Detroit as Cross and Peters, Better Made continues to develop and provide a wide variety of high quality award-winning snack foods, including assorted regular and flavored potato chips and potato sticks, gourmet popcorn, pretzels, beef jerky, tortilla chips, pork rinds, wearables, and more! The family-owned company uses locally grown potatoes and trans fat-free cottonseed oil. For more information, please visit www.bettermadesnackfoods.com. You may also follow Better Made on Facebook and Twitter, and the new Better Made App for iPhone and Android devices. Michigan Made – Better Made, now featured at The Detroit Shoppes in Troy and Detroit, the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, and the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids.