A Steveston mom was swept away by tears of joy at her sons’ surfing in Tofino, at the 7th annual Surf’s Up for Autism. Thank you to The Richmond News for the front page coverage, we really appreciate the press!
“Erica Macklin stood on Cox Bay in Tofino and cried. But it wasn’t tears of sadness or sorrow that were running down the Steveston mom’s face; the raw emotion was that of pure, unbridled joy. It was the sight of Macklin’s two sons – Lexx, 15, and Charlie, 7 – being at one with the surf and being released, even temporarily, from the daily pain that is living with autism." Read the full article.