Globetrotters entertain autistic kids

DUBAI — The Harlem Globetrotters, world-famous exhibition basketball team, paid a visit to the Dubai Autism Centre (DAC) yesterday, as part of the centre's Autism Awareness Campaign titled ‘Together Again.’

By A Staff Reporter

Published: Fri 11 May 2007, 9:26 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 4:22 AM

The team spent an hour with the DAC children, toured the centre's facilities, and entertained the children with basketball antics.

Mohammed Al Emadi, director-general and board member of DAC, praised the initiative of the Harlem Globetrotters.

“On behalf of Dubai Autism Centre, I thank and appreciate the support extended by Goodwill Ambassadors, the Harlem Globetrotters, who have been unwavering in their support. This support will go a long way in helping us in our efforts to providing specialist services for children with autism and those who care for them,” Al Emadi said.

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