April 2019 Newsletter

What's new with West Georgia Autism Foundation


Hello friends,

Important announcement! If you have not submitted your grant application, please do do by April 30. We will begin the review of applications after April 30, 2019, and will award our grants until funds are exhausted. Please share this with anyone who may benefit from our services. Here is the link to apply: https://www.wgaautism.org/apply-for-grants/

Save the dates:

  1. Saturday, May 4, 2019. Make sure to visit out tent at Carrollton Main Street MayFest this year. We will have balloons and other goodies for all ages.  

  2. Saturday, May 11, 2019. We have partnered up again with Pine Mountain Gold Museum for their Jeep Day event. There will be a 50/50 raffle where WGAF will receive 50% of the proceeds plus a  bouncy house in which all proceeds will benefit West Georgia Autism Foundation. Also, Way Out Games located in Carrollton is bringing a mobile escape room to the Jeep Show. Proceeds from the mobile escape room will go to the West Georgia Autism Foundation. If you would like volunteer, please email us at wgaautism@gmail.com.

Here are ways you can help out WGAF:

  1. Use our PayPal link where you can make donations towards the West Georgia Autism Foundation. It is also on our website under “Donate” or simply clicking here: https://www.wgaautism.org/donate/  or if you prefer the direct PayPal link, here it is: https://www.paypal.me/WestGaAutism

  2. We are looking to partner up with restaurants and facilities for Spirit Nights. If you would like to make suggestions for places, or you/someone you know is in charge of Spirit Nights, please contact Carrie Denham at wgaf.carriedenham@gmail.com or Jenn Toney at jennifertoney1@gmail.com

4.Add WGAF to your  Kroger Rewards’ card, where they will donate a percentage of sales to West Georgia Autism Foundation. Visit http://www.kroger.com/ Once logged into your Kroger account, simply search for West Georgia Autism Foundation. Inc either by name or MU324. If you do not have a Kroger account, you can create one for free. Kroger will send you coupons, plus you can earn Fuel Points for discounts on fuel purchases. Please sign up and share with your family and friends.

5. If you plan to shop at Amazon, please consider shopping through Amazon Smile. They will donate a portion of each purchase to the West Georgia Autism Foundation. Simply go to smile.amazon.com, and type “West Georgia Autism Foundation” under charities. In order for WGAF to receive the donation, you must shop through Amazon Smile, not the Amazon website.

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