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Walk Now for Autism Speaks Canada

Walk Now for Autism Speaks Canada is a fun-filled, family friendly event and is our single most powerful force to fund vital research, raise money to support family services programs and initiatives, and heighten awareness about autism and the issues facing the local and national autism communities.

Experience the power of thousands united by a single cause by joining Walk Now for Autism Speaks Canada. Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disorder – we need more walkers, sponsors, teams and volunteers to join us as we try to find the missing pieces of the autism puzzle.
 
Click on your Walk city and register today!
 
2014 Walk Events:


Montreal, QC                       Completed (still open for donations)   McGill University Tomlinson Fieldhouse

Waterloo-Wellington, ON   Completed (still open for donations)   Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex

Toronto, ON                         Completed (still open for donations)  Nathan Phillips Square

Saskatoon, SK                     Completed (still open for donations)  Diefenbaker Park

London, ON                         Completed (still open for donations)   UWO - University Community Centre

Edmonton, AB                     Completed (still open for donations)   Rundle Park

Central Okanagan Valley, BC  Completed (still open for donations)  Waterfront Park

Ottawa, ON                            Completed (still open for donations)  RA Centre

Vancouver, BC                      Completed (still open for donations)  Science World/Olympic Village

Virtual Walk                                 Anytime                             Anywhere

 

Thank You to all our walkers, donors, and sponsors!

  

 

2015 Local Honorary Walk Ambassador Nominations

Help Autism Speaks Canada (ASC) by becoming the “face” of our Walk events!  ASC is looking for our 2015 Local Honorary Walk Ambassadors for the 2015 Walk events. If you qualify, (see qualifications) you could be chosen to be next year's Local Honorary Walk Ambassador.  Apply now!

 

2014 T-Shirt Contest

We are very excited that award winner, Jason Goldsmith of The Big Blue Hug is designing the official 2014 Walk Now for Autism Speaks Canada T-Shirt.  As a designer, artist and father of a child with autism, Jason has spent the last 8 years spreading autism awareness through his art.  Jason has harnessed this ability to communicate through drawing conversations and is collaborating with schools and child development centres all around Quebec.  We thank Jason for donating his wonderful designs to our 2014 Walk and look forward to finding out which design is your favourite!  For more information about Jason and The Big Blue Hug, please visit www.thebigbluehug.com.

We have a winner!  Over 63% voted in favour of this design.  We can’t wait to wear itRegister today at www.walknowforautismspeaks.ca and start your fundraising.  Everyone who raises over $150 gets this beautiful shirt designed by Jason Goldsmith.