Autumn Evening for Autism is back!

Autumn Evening for Autism is back!

October 19, 2023
NeXT - 6400 Hazeldean Rd, Ottawa, ON K2S 1S4

Autumn Evening for Autism 



We are delighted to resume our Autumn Evening for Autism and can't wait to welcome everyone back! 

Come join us for our gala evening with a menu especially created just for us by Chef Michael Blackie.  

The evening begins with prosecco and delicious canapés followed by a tantalizing, four-course, wine-paired dinner.

Evening Details
When: Thursday, October 19th, 2023
Where: NeXT - 6400 Hazeldean Road, Ottawa, K2S 1S4  (Plenty of free parking available)
Time: 6:00 pm (starting with a glass of Prosecco and canapés. Dinner at 7pm)
Cost per ticket: $225 all in (includes gratuity and tip plus a $75 charitable tax receipt)

Our Patrons, The Hon. Jim Munson and Mrs Ginette Munson will be joining us. 

We welcome Lawrence Greenspon back as our auctioneer.  

The evening will feature a live and silent auction with many items to tempt you. Check out the amazing Raffle Prize below!

To book your tickets email and let us know how many tickets you would like.


Air Canada - tickets for two for travel in North America (including the Caribbean and Hawaii)



thank you to our sponsors!!!  







Parents Sponsor: $550 (Two tickets)

  • Give a parent a memorable evening out!
  • This Sponsorship funds two tickets for parent(s) who are unable to purchase them and includes funds to pay a sitter for the evening. 
  • Full charitable tax receipt issued.

thank you to our Auction Donors!!


Bruce Jones

Camelot Golf & Country Club

Canadian Museum of History & Canadian War Museum

Cedar Bush Creations

Concrete Garden Supply

Dunrobin Distilleries

Greg & Angela McLinton

Hippo in the Bathtub

Ingenium Canada

Interzip Rogers

Jennifer Metcalf

Jill Corley 

Julie & Steve Doré

Kamara Toffolo

Katherine Jeans

Kelly Stewart-Belisle

Les Fougères

Maria Chumak

Maverick’s Donuts

Ottawa 67s 

Ottawa Pilates

Otto's BMW & Otto’s Subaru

Parks of the St. Lawrence

Pilgrims Retreat

Poco Pazzo

Pure Kitchen

Restaurant e18hteen

QuickStart Board

Selinish Design

Seven Building Services

Shoppers Drug Mart

The Honourable Mike Lake

Valleyview Little Animal Farm

Yuk Yuk's & Dylan Black

Auction Donors

  • Do you have a favourite restaurant, tickets to an event, a gift basket, gift certificates from your favourite shops, wine, and more? Please consider donating items for our live and silent auction. 
  • All donors will be recognized on the bid sheet with their organization or donor name appearing in the 'donated by' area.
  • Click here to donate.


Here’s the difference you can make!

“I am so grateful to you and QuickStart for giving us this opportunity to have her diagnosed so quickly so that she can get the help she needs sooner. Thank you again so much. For everything!” – JR parent 2022.

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Can't attend? Please consider sponsoring a parent or making a donation to help us keep helping the children and their families!

Funds raised support QuickStart Early Intervention for Autism, a registered Canadian charity, to help children with autism reach their full potential through early intervention.


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