Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million per year to non-profits in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington, based on where their customers tell them to give. Please join us in asking them to give to ACAP. Here is how the program works:
1. Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer . . . → Read More: Support ACAP just by shopping at your local Fred Meyer!
Do you ever shop online at Amazon? If so, Amazon has a new program, Amazon Smile, in which .5% of any purchase you make will be donated to ACAP. This is a wonderful opportunity to facilitate a donation while making purchases you would be making anyway. The best part? It doesn’t cost you a . . . → Read More: Amazon donates to ACAP through your purchases!
Did you know that the 3rd Saturday of every month (this Saturday, January 18) is Saturday Matinee at the Milwaukie ACAP site? (1900 S.E. Milport) So, come one, come all to see what toys do when you sleep, as we show “Toy Story” from 1 to 3 pm. Popcorn and water will be provided. . . . → Read More: Saturday Afternoon at the Movies
The ACAP annual meeting is scheduled and open to all ACAP members.
WHEN: Saturday, January 11, 2014 TIME: 2:30-5:00 pm WHERE: 1900 Southeast McBrod Milwaukie, OR 97222
Come visit with Santa and connect with others in the autism community!
WHO: Welcome children and adults, family members, ACAP community partners, volunteers and others in the autism community.
WHEN: Saturday, December 21st, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
WHERE: ACAP 1900 S.E. Milport Road Milwaukie, . . . → Read More: ACAP’s Winter Break Saturday Matinee Party
Oregon State Parks has a program, “Let’s Go Camping”, in which they hold a weekend camping event just for families with a member who has autism. Tents, sleeping bags, mattress pads are provided. The total cost is $30 for the weekend per couple/family, no matter how many children. Participants go to many nearby parks and . . . → Read More: Summer 2014 camping opportunity for families with a child with ASD
ACAP is throwing our 2nd annual “Halloween Hauntism” party and you are invited!!
WHO: We welcome children and adults, ACAP community partners, volunteers and others in the autism community.
WHEN: Saturday, October 26th, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm
WHERE: ACAP 1900 S.E. Milport Road (at McBrod) Milwaukie, OR 97222
COST: Free!! (Tax-deductible donations . . . → Read More: ACAP’s “Halloween Hauntism” Party!!
Autism Speaks will soon be holding its 5th annual Oregon Walk. We appreciate all the many things Autism Speaks does for the autism community, including providing scholarship resources for summer camps across the nation. This year, ACAP and ACAP families were fortunate to be awarded a Baker Grant from Autism Speaks which was . . . → Read More: Walk Now for Autism Speaks: Oregon
The Autism Society of Oregon (ASO) invites you to join them for a day of golf, wine tasting and charitable giving. Don’t play golf? You can register for just the lunch & wine event. All proceeds stay in Oregon, to benefit the programs of ASO, which include workshops, support & activity groups, advocacy/policy . . . → Read More: ASO’s 2013 Golf Tournament & Wine Event: Fun “Fore” a Great Cause!
ACAP is pleased to announce it has received a $4,000 Baker Grant from Autism Speaks to support families in need by providing scholarship monies, 100% of which will go directly to ACAP’s Peyton Monroe Scholarship Fund. We at ACAP are thrilled that this gift will enable several families to send their children to . . . → Read More: Autism Speaks awards ACAP with Baker Grant for Scholarship Funds