Great Lakes Collaborative for Autism

Start a Fundraiser

Create or Host Your Own Fundraiser

You can help us grow the opportunities, lives, and future for all touched by autism by hosting your own fundraiser! Use our online fundraising site to design your own fundraising page and dedicate your next run, party, birthday or other fundraising effort to the Great Lakes Collaborative for Autism! We’ve also put together some ideas and tips here that have worked for others.

Share Your Personal Story

Tell your neighbors, colleagues, and friends why you are committed to making a difference. Nothing can grow support, funding, and awareness like hearing your incredible stories! You, your loved one, or those you serve are the inspiration to all of us. It’s through your passion and commitment that we can continue to grow programs, services, and scholarships for families in Northwest Ohio.

Some Ideas to Consider

There are many different ways you can create or host your own fundraiser! You can dedicate your next athletic event, cocktail party, or birthday to raising money for the Great Lakes Collaborative for Autism.

Here are some other great ideas:

  • Host a bake sale or raffle and get fellow community members or organizations to donate items.
  • Hold a mini-golf, golf, bean bag or corn hole tournament for adults and children.
  • Check out local restaurants as some donate 10% of bills for the day to a non-profit organization.
  • Have a garage sale and sell old items cluttering your house.
  • Host a cook-off and invite neighbors, colleagues, or other members of the community.

Those are just a few ideas! Interested in learning more?
Check out other ideas and fundraising tips here!