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Cassie is running for ASD research

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Cassie Andersen of South Morang has nominated OTARC as her chosen charity for the Age Run Melbourne 2015.

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Actively Fundraising – Melanie’s competing for Autism Research

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Melanie wants to make a difference. She is inspired by the work at the Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, so she wants to raise money for us as part of her participation in The Age Run Melbourne 2014. Please help her to help OTARC by giving whatever you can, using the ‘Give Now’ button. The more people know about the Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, the greater their impact, so please also spread the word by sharing her page with your friends and family. Thank you in advance for your generosity, it means a lot!

Here is the link to Melanie’s fundraising page.

 

Actively Fundraising at OTARC October – December 2013

Everyday Hero fundraisers

Our enthusiastic group of fundraisers have been busy in the past few months.

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An engagement with a difference

Amelia and Andrew

In lieu of engagement gifts, Amelia and Andrew are asking the guests at their engagement party for a donation to OTARC for the amount that would otherwise be spent on a present. Continue reading

Josie wants to make a difference

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Josie Toscasio is inspired by the work of the Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre, so she wants to raise money for us as part of her participation in The Sunday Age City2Sea presented by Westpac 2013 on November 17. You can help Josie to help OTARC by giving whatever you can using the ‘Give Now’ button on Josie’s Everyday Hero Page.

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Donations to September 2013

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To fund our research activities OTARC relies on the support of private and corporate donors. Our thanks are extended to the following individuals and organisations that have made donations.

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Volunteering at OTARC since July 2013

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We are grateful to the following volunteers who helped in the planning and execution of the July OTARC Autism Research Forum at La Trobe University, Bundoora. We send a big vote of thanks to the following volunteers:

  • Melanie Muniandy
  • Matthew Digby
  • Joanne Ferraro
  • Christine Antoniou
  • Roseanne Currie
  • Parise Gentikoglou
  • Shakuntla Gondalia
  • Perry Varol
  • Alara Karayalcin
  • Nicole Young
  • Heather Nuske
  • Emma Baker
  • Megan Clark
  • Megan Grant
  • Kat Crea
  • Cathy Bent

And a special mention to the three volunteers who served on the forum planning committee:

  • Yogi Khosugi
  • Airlie Hamlyn
  • Ayesha Maharaj

Katherine

We also welcome Katherine Bastin who has begun volunteering at the OTARC Early Assessment Clinic.

 

Donations, March – June 2013

Piggy Bank

To fund our research activities at OTARC we rely on the support of private and corporate donors. Our thanks are extended to the following individuals and organisations, who have made donations this quarter.

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Volunteering at OTARC

At latest count we have over 90 registered volunteers on our database. They are contributing their knowledge and skills in data entry, event planning, and research support. We need volunteers during the year for a variety of activities. To register as a volunteer.

Meet Jenny, Christina and Melanie

Jenny, Christina and Melanie

Jenny                                          Christina                                      Melanie

At OTARC we are very fortunate to have many volunteers to help us support our mission, which is vital, because it allows us to engage in our important research and other projects.  Below are a couple of examples of how our volunteers are helping us.

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Donations and Grants

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Recent donations

To fund our research activities OTARC relies on the support of private and corporate donors. Our thanks are extended to the following individuals and organisations that have made donations.

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