Autism Ontario - Niagara Region Chapter Annual Events
The Niagara Region Chapter relies on fundraising events and generous donations to continue offering our Programs & Services. Below are our Chapter's signature fundraising and awareness events, and annual Third-Party events.
Individuals and organizations can help make our events successful by donating supplies, providing in-kind donations and by volunteering!
All upcoming event details and registration information can be found on our Facebook Page. Click here to check it out!
It was a super fun night out with trivia questions about Hollywood movies, blockbuster hits, stage and film musicals on March 3, 2018. A huge thank you to the Armenian Community Centre, St.Catharines, On for generous venue sponsorship and donation to Autism Ontario -Niagara Region Chapter. Mossimo's Pizza for supplying the pizza dinner and donors Pizza Pizza and Costco, St. Catharines.This is an annual event filled with fun and friendly competition supporting vital programs and services offered in the Niagara Region for children and adults with ASD!
Congratulations to the 2018 Trivia Night Winners!
1st place: The Dirty Birds
2nd place: Team Curtis (2017 Champions)
3rd place: Team Junior
To see pictures from the 2017 event, click here.
Raise the Flag
April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day and Autism Ontario will celebrate across the province with our annual RAISE THE FLAG awareness campaign on April 3rd, 2018.
In the Niagara Region alone, over 100 schools, businesses and community groups have raised the flag as a symbol of support for individuals living with autism in our community.
- To watch an inspiring video of students raising awareness in our community, click here.
- To learn more about the Raise the Flag campaign, read and share stories of inclusion and acceptance, and access educational materials and toolkits, visit www.raisetheflagforautism.com
- Register your school, business or community CLICK HERE
Help us build ASD inclusive schools and communities across our province!
Tee Up For Autism - Charity Golf Tournament
Autism Ontario - Niagara Region Chapter invites you to join us out on the green for our 20th Annual Tee Up For Autism Charity Golf Tournament (hosted at Rolling Meadows Golf Club in Niagara Falls on Friday May 25, 2018).
100% of the proceeds from this event go towards our Family Funding Bursaries for individuals with ASD right here in the Niagara Region.
Give back to your community and enjoy a great day of golfing!
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE: Contact Fran Chesney, Chapter Manager at email@example.com or 905-682-2776 x201.
FLASHBACK TO PAST YEAR'S GOLF TOURNAMENT...
To see photos from the 2016 and 2017 tournament, visit our Facebook Page.
This event would not be possible without the continued support of our generous sponsors and donors. Please click here to see a list of the business and individuals who made the 2016 tounament possible!
Ride & Stride For Autism
Thank you to everyone who came out on a hot morning to show your support! Our 2017 Ride & Stride raised $5800 towards the programs at Niagara Region Chapter.
Thank you to the 2017 Sponsors and Donors:
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To see photos from the 2016 event, click here.
Thank you to all the sponsors and donors who made the 2016 Ride & Stride such a success! Please click here to view a list of our events supporters.
Volunteer Appreciation BBQ
This August, the Niagara Region Chapter will be hosting a family friendly BBQ to show our appreciation for all the amazing volunteers who support our work in the Niagara Region! There will be entertainment, activities, a barbecue and an opportunity to meet other families connected with our Chapter.
Please check back in July for more information about this event.
National Autism Awareness Month
October is Autism Awareness Month in Canada!
Throughout the month the Chapter holds a variety of educational events and awareness raising activities to help create a more accepting and supportive community for those with ASD.
- Please check out the home page of our website in September for more information about what events will be taking place this October!
MAD HATTER'S CHARITY BALL
Annual Dinner Dance Fundraiser for Autism Ontario – Niagara Chapter
It’s time for a little madness!
Join us for a magical evening as we experience a time when the impossible is possible. Enjoy a delectable 4 course dinner, sip on a Mad Hatter Cocktail and bid on a spread of unbelievable silent auction items.
Be sure to bring some spending money to enjoy the liquor bar, candy bar and prize raffles! All proceeds raised support the local programs offered by Autism Ontario.
If you have any questions about this event, please contact 905-682-2776
FLASHBACK TO THE 2016 GALA...
- To see photos from the 2016 Gatsby Gala, click here.
- A special thank you to all the sponsors and donors who made the 2016 event such a success! Please click here to view a list of our 2015 event supporters.
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