Scottish Autism Superstars
You can make a huge difference!
Here are our superstar supporters who have all made a fantastic effort to raise funds to help us continue reaching and supporting more autistic people and their loved ones in Scotland.
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Thank you to our wonderful superstar, 9 year old Thomas, who completed his own sponsored jumping challenge. He was so excited to get involved and we are very thankful for the support!
Event: 100 Jumps A Day in May
A huge thank you to Sheila who got the adrenaline pumping when she bungee jumped 160ft from a crane! You are a superstar Sheila! Thank you very much for the support.
Event: Bungee Jump
Lee was one of our Kiltwalking superstars who donned his kilt to trek 18 miles around West Fife. The challenge also marked a recent milestone birthday. What a brilliant way to celebrate Lee and many happy returns to you!
Event: Virtual Kiltwalk
This superstar duo ran a half marathon to raise awareness and funds for Scottish Autism. Laura was a novice runner before working hard with best friend Lisa to build distance. Well done and thank you very much for your support!
Event: Self-organised half marathon
Raised: Over £500
Lisa and Laura
Well done to Sarah and friends, who took on a 5km challenge for 50 days in the lead up to World Autism Awareness Day. Sarah topped off the challenge by hitting the summit of Ben Nevis. What phenomenal support ladies!
Event: Self-organised walk
Sarah Jayne Stewart
A huge thank you to Lesley who ran an incredible 40 miles from Dunfermline to our Head Office in Alloa, dropping by to wave to people she provides Outreach support for along the way. What an impressive achievement!
Event: Self-organised run
This incredible duo hopped on their bikes to help support autistic people and their families earlier this year. Brothers Kyle and Jake are an inspiration and true little superstars. Thank you both!
Event: 2.6 Challenge
Kyle and Jack
Nikki bravely shaved her hair off to raise awareness and funds for Scottish Autism. Nikki chose this fundraiser in honour of her autistic son, Mason, who received his autism diagnosis last year. Thank you Nikki and all who generously supported her!
Event: Facebook Headshave Fundraiser
Hannah skilfully designed and created key rings to sell during Autism Awareness Month. 10 year old Hannah is autistic and has very kindly donated the proceeds to Scottish Autism. What a wonderful project Hannah, thank you!
Event: Designed and created key rings
Michael put his excellent crafting skills to good use by creating these gorgeous charity bird boxes to kindly raise funds for our two vocational services he attends in Alloa, Makers Cafe and Art Opportunities. Outstanding Michael, well done!
Event: Made hand crafted wooden bird boxes
This clean shaven superstar generously raised funds when he bravely shaved his long beard off. Thank you to Barry and all who got involved by donating. It must have been fun to make that chop!
Event: Self-organised beard shave
Long-time supporter Alison Hood and friend Gillian Lyndsay, took on an Arctic Adventure together in Finland, to fundraise for Scottish Autism. What an incredible and memorable fundraising experience to have. These ladies are true superstars!
Event: Overseas trek in Finland
Raised: Over £4,600
Alison and Gillian
Stephen co-ordinated two friendly football matches, to raise funds for Scottish Autism. The Autism All Stars took on the Edinburgh and Lothian Police Select, with Oliver, Stephen’s 5 year old son as team mascot. It is hoped that this can become an annual event so watch this space - thank you very much Stephen!
Event: Organised two charity football matches at Falkirk Stadium
Raised: £3,240 over two events
Andy has taken part in numerous fundraising activities including hosting a Spiceboys show at Malones Irish Bar, Edinburgh and a gruelling five day cycle from Edinburgh to Shannon, Ireland. We couldn’t be more grateful Andy, thank you!
Event: Various self-organised activities including cycling challenges, a football competition and the Spiceboys show
Raised: £6,186 so far
Susan Rae, together with a couple of friends, put on their kilts and became 'Declan's Divas', to support Scottish Autism. The team were named in honour of Susan's autistic son, Declan. We hope you had a fantastic day ladies and thank you so much for your support!
Event: Dundee Kiltwalk
Raised: Over £300
Iain recently took on this obstacle challenge, to support Scottish Autism. This was a race that's not for the faint-hearted, especially when there's fire involved! Thank you so much Iain - you really are a true superstar.
Event: Spartan Race