Special Events and Fundraisers

Special Events and Fundraisers

Catwalk to Camp

May 3 in Charlotte

Join us on Thursday, May 3, at Byron’s South End for an evening of fun and fashion as we raise money to send individuals with autism to summer camp at Camp Royall. Enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres, wine, and beer provided by Best Impressions Caterers, as well as an amazing silent auction. The main event is a fashion show featuring individuals with autism, their families, and other friends of the Autism Society of North Carolina. Our models will strut the catwalk, modeling the latest in women’s, men’s, and children’s fashions.

Camp Royall Classic Golf Tournament

May 7 in Chapel Hill

Join us for the seventh annual Camp Royall Classic Golf Tournament at the Governors Club, with its spectacular 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. The event will feature a 9:30 a.m. shotgun start, a barbecue lunch, and great prizes, including a new car for a hole-in-one. Proceeds from the tournament will send individuals with autism to Camp Royall. Give campers with autism the best summer ever!

Events by Friends of ASNC

If you are interested in hosting your own fundraiser to benefit ASNC, please contact Shelley Jarman at sjarman@autismsociety-nc.org or 919-865-5051.


Rise Cameron Village benefit

For Autism Awareness month, the Cameron Village location of Rise will donate 10 percent of smoked pork loin biscuit sales to the Autism Society of North Carolina. The store is at 530 Daniels St. in Raleigh.

Holly Springs Autism Awareness & Acceptance Day

The second annual Holly Springs Autism Awareness & Acceptance Day is set for 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at the police department, 750 Holly Springs Road. The free event features a resource fair, food trucks, a bounce house, music, and more. Twenty percent of food truck sales will benefit ASNC. Come visit the ASNC table! Learn more on the Facebook event.

Panera Cookie Benefit

The Covelli Group, a franchisee of Panera Bread, will donate 100% of proceeds from puzzle piece shortbread cookies purchased April 23-29 to local Autism Society of North Carolina Chapters and programs. Find the list of 15 participating locations and pre-order cookies online at www.covelli.com/autism. Cookies also may be bought during those dates at the participating locations.

Autism Aware Fare in Mecklenburg County

Dine at participating restaurants across Mecklenburg County to support ASNC’s Mecklenburg County Chapter on Tuesday, April 24.  Find the list of restaurants here.

Family Fun Puzzle Run in Huntersville

The third annual Family Fun Puzzle Run starts at the Northcross Shopping Center in Huntersville at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 28. The event will benefit ASNC and is fun for the whole family. Register here.

Wine for a Reason in Newland

The fifth annual Wine for a Reason from noon to 6 p.m., Saturday, April 28 at Linville Falls Winery in Newland, will include live music with The Johnson Brothers Band, food trucks, a silent auction, and local vendors. All donations, proceeds from auction items, and a portion of the sales that day will benefit ASNC. For more information, to donate online, or to donate items to the silent auction, go to www.autismisthereason.org.

Autism Advocates & Awareness Celebration in Roanoke Rapids

Join us for the 2018 Autism Advocates & Awareness Celebration from 12-4 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at Chockoyotte Park in Roanoke Rapids. The event, sponsored by VaVichi Clothiers, will feature activities, live music, grilled food, informative speakers, and more. Free to the public; all ages and abilities invited. Proceeds will benefit the ASNC Halifax County Chapter. For more information or to volunteer: vavichiclothiers@gmail.com, 252-532-3744, or www.vavichionline.com/contact-us.

Contact us:

Shelley Jarman