Strides for Autism

The Strides for Autism Festival is the South Carolina Autism Society’s Premiere fund-raising and awareness Event. Monies raised for South Carolina Autism Society stay in South Carolina and go towards individual and family supports, education, advocacy, and training. According to the South Carolina Secretary of State, the South Carolina Autism Society devoted nearly 90% of its total expenses to program services. Each year we get over $200,000 in request for family support and educationWe want to meet all the need there is and you can help us!

Here’s how you can help:

Become an Event Sponsor: We have sponsorship levels ranging from $250 to $5,000. Please click here to download a Strides Sponsor Packet for the benefits and application. Click here to purchase your sponsorship online. Events you can sponsor include Midlands Strides for Autism Festival (April 28, 2018 at Irmo Community Park and Upstate Strides for Autism Festival (June 9, 2018 at Heritage Park, Simpsonville, SC).

Become a Team Captain:  Gather your friends and family and fundraise for one of the Strides Events. (Midlands Strides – April 28, 2018 or Upstate Strides – June 9, 2018 at Heritage Park, Simpsonville, SC). Click here for our Team Captain page.

Become a Vendor:  If you own a company or are a craftsperson or artisan, this may be the way to go. Please click here to visit our Vendor page.

For more information on Strides for Autism, please email Mary at

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