Make a Difference

Make a donation
Become a monthly donor
Volunteer your time

Help change the lives of kids with autism and their families!

Many kids with with autism desperately need intensive structured support, specialized therapies and our compassion and acceptance to reach their potential.  

By making a charitable donation or volunteering, you will be helping kids with autism gain new skills and abilities by supporting our therapy and life skill programs.

Giant Steps is a registered charitable organization and issues tax receipts for donations of $20 and up.

It’s easy to make your donation

Online

A MONTHLY DONATION IS CONVENIENT, QUICK & AFFORDABLE!

  • Maximize the impact of your donations
  • Receive your consolidated charitable tax receipt in February each year
  • Change your monthly donation anytime – call 905.477.3855 or email communications@giantstepstoronto.ca

By mail

Please ensure your cheque is made out to
* GIANT STEPS TORONTO INC. *

Send your donation to:
Giant Steps Toronto/York Region
75 Waterbridge Lane, Unionville, Ontario L3R 4G3

We require your full name and mailing address to issue a charitable tax receipt.

Other ways to give

For foundations, businesses and organizations wishing to donate by electronic transfer, please contact communications@giantstepstoronto.ca

Become a volunteer

Giant Steps is fortunate to receive generous donations from various organizations and events in the community, and volunteers are often needed to ensure this support. 

By volunteering your time at these events, you are helping our kids here at Giant Steps receive the therapy and life skills programs they so desperately need!

BINGO

Tuesday evenings, ongoing

We are looking for volunteers 18 years of age and older to work at BINGO WORLD RICHMOND HILL. Charitable gaming at Bingo World provides Giant Steps with ongoing critical funding for our kids’ therapy programs.

Volunteers work in pairs and represent Giant Steps in the gaming centre. Orientation is provided for this easy customer service role which requires you to be standing and walking around the centre throughout your 2.5 hour shift. 

Volunteers have the option to receive a $50 honorarium per shift.

Dates: Tuesday evenings, once every 1-2 months
Place: Bingo World, 350 Newkirk Drive, Richmond Hill
Time: 6:45 pm to 9:15 pm

Occasionally other days and times are available.

KIDS’ MARTIAL ARTS TOURNAMENT

Saturday June 8, 2024

Giant Steps needs volunteers to assist at the KIDS’ JIU JITSU FESTIVAL, organized by Gracie Woodbridge & Bravado MMA Academy. We are grateful that this community event benefits Giant Steps and the kids with autism we serve.

Volunteers are needed for various tasks such as ushering participants around the center and recording and/or inputting match details at the mats. You may be required to stand for much of the day. 

Date: Saturday June 8, 2024
Place: Save Max Center, 1495 Sandalwood Pkwy E, Brampton
Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (approximately)

Lunch, drinks and snacks will be provided.