AOYR Fundraising2017-04-20T22:13:08-04:00

Have you ever thought you couldn’t do enough, or give enough, to make a difference?

Take a look below:  these wonderful folks are leading by example.

Our York Region community continues to amaze us with the depth of its giving spirit.  Thank you for supporting Autism Ontario York Region. It is your generosity which enables us to provide services to families and information throughout our community!

Meet an AO Volunteer: Jenny Donnell

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead Autism Ontario York Region would be a very different place if it wasn't for the legion of amazing people who give their time and energy,

It’s #FunderFriday – Nobleton Lions Club

AO York relies on fundraising to do what we do.  We are blessed to have some amazing supporters, both large and small.   This #FunderFriday, we're saluting the Nobleton Lions Club. The Lions Club of Nobleton was formed in 1962. Their motto is "We Serve"; members adhere to a code of

Thanks, Oxford Properties – and Santa 🙂

Hillcrest Mall's Lisa Resnic with Santa and two visitors. We have some wonderful community partners.  Oxford Properties is one.  Again this year they reached out to us with time for kids with autism and their families to have their pictures taken with Santa at Upper Canada Mall and

Get Some Santa Time This Holiday Season 🙂

Everybody needs a little face time with Santa during the holiday season.  We've got so many fun choices:  The Santa Train, mall visiting times and our annual free Santa Photos with Social Image Photography at the LTBO.  Sign up now - they fill up quickly!  Because of the popularity of

Smile Cookies are Back!

A full week of grueling fundraising.  You need to get there at least once a day.  You need to get your friends, family and co-workers involved. And – you might need to skip a meal or two.  But no worries, you won’t be hungry. Smile Cookies are back!  The Tim

Walk, Run or Donate! Support Team AO York at the STWM Charity Challenge

Update:  We've raised $5075.00 - help us reach our goal of $7500.00!  On October 22, Autism Ontario York Region (led by Team Captain Jenny Donnell) is taking part in the STWM Charity Challenge. Provided by We're completing the 5k walk/run as a team, raising money to help our chapter

Get Your #Hoedown Tickets!

It's that time of year:  AO York and Epilepsy York Region are partnering to benefit from the 2017 Magna Hoedown - and we want you to be part of it!  The #Hoedown is one of our biggest fundraisers; last year we raised almost $40,000 - enough to subsidize 40 weeks of

Markham District Highschool – Best Buddies Group

Thanks to Markham District High School and their Best Buddies group for raising $202.10 on World Autism Awareness Day for Autism Ontario York Region!! Their Executive (pictured below from Left to Right: Stella, Isobel, our amazing AOK Camp staff Eliana, Pooja, Rick and Julia; absent Kshitij) did a great job

To all of these companies, families, individuals, events and organizations, who have
generously supported Autism Ontario York Chapter
Thank You!

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