‘Cops 4 Kids with Autism’ Returns for 6th Year

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AKRON, Ohio -- Northeast Ohio's annual "Cops 4 Kids with Autism" fundraiser and poker run was held at Fairlawn West Church Saturday.

The event teaches the surrounding community about Autism while raising money for research and awareness. It also gives those with the condition the opportunity to meet police and other first responders.

The event is sponsored by local businesses and includes a bake sale, plant sale and other gaming tournaments.

All proceeds benefit Cops 4 Kids with Autism.