Special Events and Fundraisers

In addition to our Run/Walk for Autism events, ASNC hosts and supports a number of fundraisers and special events throughout the year, and many volunteers host fundraisers on our behalf.

 

Carolina Hurricanes Autism Awareness Night

Join us for Autism Awareness Night as the Canes take on the Arizona Coyotes at 7:30 p.m. March 3 at PNC Arena in Raleigh!

Tickets start as low as $30, and proceeds from each ticket ($10 for lower level and $5 for upper level) will benefit the Autism Society of North Carolina.

Buy tickets at Hurricanes.com/ASNC with promo code "ASNC," or contact Heather Hargrave at 919-865-5057 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. To purchase 10 or more tickets, contact Brian Kapusta at 919-861-5452 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


 

Camp Royall Classic golf tournament in Chapel Hill

Please join us for a golf tournament to benefit the Autism Society of North Carolina's Camp Royall on Monday, May 1, at The Preserve at Jordan Lake in Chapel Hill. The event will feature a 9 a.m. shotgun start, and all players will enjoy a barbecue lunch after golf. You could win great prizes, including a new Lexus for a hole-in-one or $5,000 in the putting contest!

Register here.

For more information or to learn about sponsorship opportunities, contact Heather Hargrave at 919-865-5057 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


 

Autism Aware Fare in Charlotte

Looking for a delicious way to support a great cause? Join us for the 15th annual Autism Aware Fare on Tuesday, April 25, at participating restaurants in Mecklenburg County. The annual dine-out event builds autism awareness and education while raising money to support children and adults with autism and their families.

For a list of particpating restaurants, go to www.AutismAwareFare.org.


 

Catwalk to Camp in Charlotte

Join us on Thursday, May 18, at The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery for an evening of fun and fashion as individuals with autism, parents, and friends of ASNC strut the catwalk, modeling fashions from Macy’s. The event will feature OMB’s craft beer, barbecue from Midwood Smokehouse, and delicious desserts from Amélie’s French Bakery. Catwalk to Camp will raise scholarship funds to send individuals with autism to our summer program at Camp Royall.

Purchase tickets here.

For more information or to learn about sponsorship opportunities, contact Jennifer Frey at 704-894-9678, ext. 1615 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Ongoing Fundraisers by Friends of ASNC


Donate with AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support ASNC when you shop with Amazon online, at no cost to you. Go to smile.amazon.com to select ASNC as your favorite charitable organization. You may also want to add a bookmark to smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping there. ASNC will receive a donation when you purchase products that are marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on their detail pages.


Extraordinary Ventures Candles

Extraordinary Ventures will donate 15 percent from each candle purchased through this link to the Autism Society of North Carolina. Extraordinary Ventures employs young adults with autism and other developmental disabilities. One of the ways the company creates and funds its programs is through EV Gifts, a candle-making business operated by adults with disabilities. EV Gifts markets 13 premium candles. To learn more about Extraordinary Ventures, visit the company's website, www.extraordinaryventures.org.


Autism Awareness Jewelry

Laurie Kennedy of Kennedy Kreations will donate a portion of all sales of her Puzzle Kollection to the Autism Society of North Carolina. The Puzzle Kollection is a line of classic, contemporary, everyday jewelry that promotes autism awareness.

To see the Puzzle Kollection, click here.


Shop with iGive.com

Help the Autism Society of North Carolina every time you shop online, automatically. Visit iGive.com or download the iGive app to begin shopping at more than 1,400 stores, and a percentage of your purchases will be donated back to us.


Oowee Leather Sleeves

Oowee Products, an Asheville company that makes leather sleeves for pint glasses, will donate 15 percent of sales made with the coupon code moreleathersleeves” to the Autism Society of North Carolina.

Oowee's sleeves are hand-stitched and assembled by individuals on the autism spectrum. Visit www.ooweeproducts.com for details or to purchase.


REEDS Embrace the Difference Jewelry Collection

Embrace The Difference® jewelry from REEDS promotes acceptance and raises funds for participating charities. To view and purchase the jewelry, visit embracethedifference.org. If you select the Autism Society of North Carolina as your charity, $30 from your purchase will be donated to the organization.


 

Events by Friends of ASNC

If you are interested in hosting your own fundraiser to benefit ASNC, please contact Heather Hargrave at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 919-865-5057.


Restaurant Benefit in Cary

3 Amigos Mexican Restaurant will donate a portion of proceeds from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, to the Autism Society of North Carolina. The restaurant is at 3470 Kildaire Farm Road.