Watch This Boy With Autism Get a Standing Ovation for His Festive Performance


This performance has us all excited for the holiday season.

Bobby, who has autism and is a student at the New England Center for Children (NECC), performed his favorite Christmas song, “When Christmas Comes to Town” from the movie “The Polar Express” in front of a big crowd at an event for the NECC, according to the YouTube video below.

The NECC is a school that focuses on autism-specific education, research and technology, according to its website. Their programs serve nearly 500 people on the spectrum between the ages of 18 months and 22 years.

Enjoy Bobby’s performance in the video below, especially when he finishes to a standing ovation:

Visit this DreamFund webpage to learn more about the NECC or donate to the cause.

h/t Autism Speaks

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