About EGF

Eddie Guardado and his wife Lisa

Major League All-Star Pitcher, Eddie Guardado and his wife Lisa established The Eddie Guardado Foundation, a non-profit 501 (c)(3) in 2008 after their youngest child, Ava, was diagnosed with autism. Lisa and Eddie understand the emotional and financial hardships families impacted with autism experience and founded the Eddie Guardado Foundation to help other families receive access to therapy and treatments that they could not otherwise afford.


Language abilities in autistic speakers

Research suggests “not getting” things need not keep those with autism from using language well…

Alternative Strategies

Study: Horseback Riding Good For Kids With Autism

The University of Miami found children with autism improve with therapeutic horseback riding…


Possible Cause Tied to Sound Processing

Unique brain wave patterns may explain why autistic children have trouble communicating…