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Be Awesome for Autism!
April 1 - April 30
Please support us and join in during April. There is something for everyone.
A simple way to support us is to have dress-down Fridays. This year we would love you to wear different shoes. Whether it’s a croc and a stiletto, a Wellington boot and a flip-flop, or just a trainer and a brogue, we hope to see some wonderful combinations. This will draw attention to sensory issues and how wearing two different shoes can make you feel a bit awkward as you go about your daily life.
Please do send us pictures, and let us know beforehand if you intend to do this, particularly if you would like some publicity in the media.
Saturday 15 April
Easter Saturday Duck Race, kindly sponsored by Romerils, at the Perquage, Sandybrook. Great prizes include Condor tickets to St Malo, the UK or Guernsey (car + two people), a year’s family membership at Tamba Park and a family membership with Jersey Heritage. Tickets now on sale, at £2.50 per duck, at the Autism Jersey office in Britannia Place, the Autism Jersey Boutique in Bath Street, and Rococo, Liberty Wharf.
Sunday 23 April
9 am: L’Etacq and Back, kindly sponsored by Rathbones. Leaves from Le Braye car park. Suggested donation £5 but feel free to collect sponsorship.
Sunday 30 April
The Awesome Abseil at Mont Orgueil, in association with Jersey Adventures. £50 registration fee + minimum sponsorship £100. Please email email@example.com for details.
The Artist’s Journey: Art exhibition by Juanita Shield-Laignel, at the Link Gallery at the Jersey Museum.
At the Co-op Grand Marché in St Peter, look out for the collection basket for donations of biscuits, chocolates and alcohol.
*Maybe you have your own fundraising ideas. Do let us know what you’re doing and send us photos of what you get up to so we can share on Facebook. Please email Caroline at firstname.lastname@example.org.