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.
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 September 21, 2014 Waterfront Park
Ottawa, ON September, 28, 2014 RA Centre
Vancouver, BC September 28, 2014 Science World/Olympic Village
Virtual Walk Anytime Anywhere
Thank You to all our walkers, donors, and sponsors!
2015 Local Honorary Walk Chair Nominations
Help Autism Speaks Canada (ASC) by becoming the “face” of our Walk events! ASC is looking for our 2015 Local Honorary Walk Chairs for the 2015 Walk events. If you qualify, (see qualifications) you could be chosen to be next year's Local Honorary Walk Chair. 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 it. Register today at www.walknowforautismspeaks.ca and start your fundraising. Everyone who raises over $150 gets this beautiful shirt designed by Jason Goldsmith.