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2014 Events


Done for the month of April and May


DID YOU KNOW THIS? “Healthy” Chocolate & Autism, ADHD, Aspergers -

This is a fundraiser being done for our Canadian National Autism Foundation for the Month of April and May..If anyone would like more information please contact myself and I will put you in touch with Temple Swift or click on the Xocai link below or Temples name .......Xocai Healthy Chocolate -Life With Chocolate willing to donate $25.00 to CNAF for every NEW Ripped and Rich program booked! Call our 1 877 66 XOCAI and use promo code CNAF

DID YOU KNOW THIS? “Healthy” Chocolate & Autism, ADHD, Aspergers -
AUTISM also Shauna Young is a leader in her field, helping families cope, fight and win against the challenges of living with Autism through natural alternatives (i.e. a natural FOOD protocol based on proper nutrition, targeted supplements and Xocai “Healthy” Chocolate, that has changed lives where traditional treatments lacked).
See what these medias had to say CNN; Time; Newsweek; USA Today; U.S. News and BBC
Autism and the Power of Chocolate Antioxidants Fight Hard in the Battle Against Autism Xocia Chocolate - A Natural Treasure One Xocai nugget is equal to over 4 pints of blueberries in terms of antioxidant levels (75,456 Orac = 3 nuggets day/ health) One XProtein meal Replacement Shake is equal to 100 cups of spinach 56,500 If you're like most parents of an autistic child, you've tried almost everything to help them, from special diets, supplements, and stress remedies. You may already know about the link between autism and high levels of free radicals, but the trick is, how do we help their body win this constant battle? Since antioxidants FIGHT free radicals and neutralize them, some have tried loading up on daily supply of antioxidants. It was expensive to match 100 cups of spinach in terms of antioxidant levels, until now. We found Xoçai { Sho-Sigh} the healthy Chocolate. If your child is having trouble eating enough produce, or is a picky eater, has trouble swallowing pills, and juicing enough fruit and vegetables/to equal over 11,000 orac is nearly impossible, until now when we found antioxidant 'therapy' or SUPERFOOD - dark chocolate. Not just any chocolate, but a cold-processed dark chocolate that retains it's incredible level of natural antioxidants, among other healing characteristics. It is sweetened by the Acai berry and Blueberries, and is both Gluten and lactose FREE! The results after eating Xocai for just a couple of weeks, that we have seen in the children and their ability to focus and process information is at an all-time high, say the parents who have tried Xocai. We are not medically trained, nor are we making any sort of medical claims, but our chocolate is backed by Science and all medical ‘whitepapers’ are available for review. We just desperately want parents with children on the autism spectrum (from ADD to non-communicative) to know what other’s have experienced. There is significant scientific evidence to support the fact that a high level of free radicals is common in autism, and can cause neurological issues associated with autism. Here are just a few random articles on this topic, but there are many more out there: Autism Linked with Low Levels of Antioxidants - New York Presbyterian Autism – Oxygen Radicals and Autism Environmental Chemicals & Autism There are also some moving testimonials from other folks that have tried detoxifying and antioxidant 'therapy' for their autistic children with great results: We would be happy to share those with you. Maybe a high-quality, natural, and easy-to-eat form of antioxidants can help your child too. If you're interested in checking out thehealth-giving superfood of dark chocolate found exclusively through Xocai World of Healthy Chocolate for more information: Call Temple
519 759 6666 NA 1877 66 XOCAI

Would you love it if you could indulge in Chocolate and still loose weight? Are you concerned about your child’s weight? If you are answering “Yes” , then I have a fantastic product for you.

Benefit Comedy Night for Canadian National Autism Foundation

SAT APR 26, 2014

Doors open 7:00PM and show time 8:00PM


Terry McGurin

Terry McGurrin has performed stand up comedy all over the world and is honoured to have toured overseas an impressive 8 times entertaining the Canadian Forces serving abroad.

He is a 4 time Gemini Nominee (twice as a writer, and twice as a performer) as well as being the only Canadian to have been nominated in four different categories at the Canadian Comedy Awards (Comedy Performer - TV, Comedy Performer - Radio, Comedy Performer - Live, and Comedy Director - TV). Being a very successful television writer McGurrin is more than capable of incorporating material and creating completely tailor made shows, and his heavy background in improv comedy allows him to feel very comfortable working within guidelines and changing things up on the fly.

Need a percentage of the show done in French? Yep, he can do that too!

Added bonus: Your kids might know him as the voice of Scaredy Squirrel, or Jonesy (6teen) and that might earn you some bragging rights around the dinner table.

Kate Davis

A speaker, writer, comedian, actress and mother of three, Kate Davis has the unique ability to find humour in any situation. A five-time nominee at the Canadian Comedy Awards and star of her own hour-long comedy special on CTV and the Comedy Network, Kate has appeared on Breakfast Television, Star TV, Toronto 1, Prime, WTN, TVO, CBC Radio One “The Debaters” and The Mom Show. Nominated for the 2006, 2007, 2008,2010, 2012 best female stand-up at the Canadian Comedy Awards. Nominated for the 2012 Phil Hartman Award at the Canadian Comedy Awards

Tim Nasiopoulos

Tim Nasiopoulos brings his sardonic wit and his larger than life demeanor at to the stage. Whether exploring the many hilarities about his culture or breaking down the pillars of relationships you are always getting an honest, edgy and engaging performance. Tim has had the pleasure of touring throughout the country and most recently 7 shows at the legendary Laugh Factory in Chicago. He's also shared the silver screen as an actor with comedy greats Chevy Chase, Courtney Cox and Tim Allen.

Kitchener, ON
Bingemans (Marshall Hall)
In support of Canadian National Autism Foundation


June 14, 2014 Merrittville Speedway
Address: 2371 Merrittville Hwy, Thorold, ON

Ball Hockey International Night will benefit the Canadian National Autism Foundation. The KIDSRACE Event will find the Hoosier Stocks in the spotlight in another Duel on the Dirt Series Home Track Event Saturday June 14th.

The on track action will be bolstered by an Autograph Night that will find drivers and their cars on display on the front stretch from all 5 of the Lucas Oil Weekly Racing Series Divisions. Joining the Hoosier Stocks will be the Bobcat of Hamilton 358 Modifieds, Ricks Delivery Sportsman, J&S Heating and Air Conditioning Modified Lites and the Turn 4 Collision 4 Cylinders.

We are quite honored to assist the Canadian National Autism Foundation for another year, relates (Merrittville General Manager) Erica Bicknell-Jones, Ball Hockey International Night should provide some exciting on track action and with the autograph session its a great way to meet your favorite drivers.

KIDS RACE is all about having family fun for a great cause, said the CNAF President Tina Fougere, It is all about family for me and accepting our loved ones with autism. We couldn't ask for a better place in the Niagara Region to host our family event than with the wonderful people at Merrittville Speedway who have opened their doors, but most importantly their hearts, to our cause.

KIDS RACE was started in 2010 as an idea to create a new platform for autism research and awareness. It wasnt too long after speaking and working alongside track officials, drivers and fans, that a common bond was formed. We realized that passion, dedication, family and the love for what we do, was something we all shared. KIDS RACE will only take place once this year, but autism doesn't stop.

For further information on Kids Race call 1-888-977-RACE or log on to For further information on the Canadian National Autism Foundation visit


'Growing pains' aren't hurting Kristy Dulaj

The modified lites is one of five classes on a Saturday racing program that is being sponsored by Ball Hockey International in support of the Canadian National Autism Foundation. Highlighting the KIDS RACE Event is Round 2 of the Duel on the Dirt Home Track Series in the Hoosier stocks class and an autograph night that will have drivers displaying their cars along the front stretch.

“KIDS RACE is all about having family fun for a great cause. It s all about family for me and accepting our loved ones with autism, Canadian National Autism Foundation president Tina Fougere said.

“We are quite honoured to assist the Canadian National Autism Foundation for another year,” Merrittville Speedway general manager Eric Bicknell-Jones said.


Knapp takes 2nd Duel on the Dirt Home Track Event at Merrittville

Kevin Knapp captured the second Hoosier Stock Big 6 Series Home Track Event of 2013 in the SMS Machine Night at Merrittville Speedway June 15th but the big winner was KIDSRACE and the Canadian National Autism Foundation.

Lucas Oil Weekly Racing Series action also saw Scott Wood, Cody McPherson, Josh Sliter and Dillan Sliter take home wins in the Bobcat of Hamilton 358 Modified, Rick’s Delivery Sportsman, J&S Heating and Air Conditioning Modified Lite and Turn 4 Collision 4 Cylinder Divisions


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June 21, 2014 South Buxton Raceway
20954 A D Shadd Rd
Merlin, ON N0P 1W0, Canada



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Autism Awareness Night this Saturday at South Buxton

South Buxton Raceway hosts the Canadian National Autism Foundation and its Kid’s Race program this Saturday night.

South Buxton Raceway is the second of eight tracks in Ontario and Nova Scotia to host the CNAF’s Kid’s Race program on this year’s schedule.

Kid’s Race started in 2010 as a means to raise funds and awareness for autism research.

“Kid’s Race is all about accepting our loved ones with autism,” said CNAF president Tina Fougere in a press release.

“The overwhelming support from track owners, track officials, drivers, pit crews and fans have put a lot of smiles on a lot of faces.”


Wed. June 25 Capital City Speedway
2001 Speedway Rd, Ottawa, ON, Canada







July 5, 2014 Peterborough Speedway

Autism Awareness Night

Saturday, Jul 5 2014

July 5th -Four funs, Mini Stocks, Renegade Trucks, Late Models, Legends & Kids Rides

Pit Gates 3:00pm----Grandstands 5:00pm-----Racing 6:00pm

General Admission---Adults $12.00--Kids 8-12--$5.00---Kids Under 8--FREE


Peterborough Speedway’s 2014 Campaign Continues with Autism Awareness Night ..July 7, 2014 4:29 pm

A new month of action kicked-off Saturday, July 5th on Canada’s Toughest 3d of a Mile Paved Oval with racing for the Earl Ireland Auto Sales Late Model, Parry Spring Service Renegade Truck, Battlefield Equipment Rental 4Fun, Peterborough Hyundai Mini Stock and Ontario Legend divisions.  Peterborough Speedway was also happy to welcome the Canadian National Autism Foundation for Autism Awareness Night.

July 12, 2014 Sunset International Speedway
6918 Yonge St, Innisfil, ON

Ashton Reekie (True Grip Racing)our autism foundations supporter and his car

supporting the foundation as well..Ashton has been a supporter of the foundation for a few years now and doing his own fundraisers at the race track for the foundation.. Ashton will be adding our biggest foundation autism decals to the car shortly

This race car has nothing to do with the races below this is something he wanted to do this on his own to show his support of our foundation . Ashton will be racing this car at different tracks

Autism Walk-A-Thon Willow Cove-Confederation Park

July 27,2014


Carl the Magician

Balloon animals will be being made

Click the poster and information poster to enlarge

Each walker MUST have pledge totals each of $50.00 or more to recieve a walk t-shirt





Bronze Sponsors



Gem Sponsors

  ..  .....Hamilton


Co-Operators General Insurance Company St. Catherines

.CITY COUNCILLOR Terry Whitehead Ward 8

Click the pictures below to enlarge them


We were very pleased and honoured to have

Wayne Marston MP Stoney Creek as our Official Ribbon Cutter


Kicking off this KX Country Sunday Funday at the

6th Annual Hamilton Autism Walk-A-Thon & Family Fun Day at Confederation Park Hamilton!

680 Van Wagners Beach Road is where you want to head to,and don't forget to

bring a non perishable food item to donate to the Hamilton Mountain Kidz Club Food Bank! -Shannon

picture just below by Shannon from KX947


The pictures below are from many of the people from the day of the walk

Thank you to all who came out and those who supplied us with pictures








is a family event that takes place at several speedways through out

Ontario & Nova Scotia each year.

Aug 1, 2014 Scotia Speedworld
70 Ilsley Avenue, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 1L3

CANADIAN NATIONAL AUTISM FOUNDATION NIGHT UP NEXT FOR WEEKLY RACING SERIES~(Halifax, NS. July 29, 2014) Scotia Speedworld’s Weekly Racing Series is proud to present KIDS RACE on behalf of the Canadian National Autism Foundation (CNAF). The CNAF will be at Scotia Speedworld on Friday night with information on their foundation as five divisions of race cars battle in the Weekly Racing Series. On track this week are the Hydraulics Plus Bandoleros, Thunder cars, Strictly Hydraulics Legends, Coors Light Trucks and the Dartmouth Dodge Sportsman. Adult admission for the Weekly Racing Series is just $12.00; Youth (8-15) are $2.00 and children 7 and under are free…all summer long! Tickets are available at the gate on race day (cash only). Grandstand gates open at 5:00 PM with racing action slated to get underway at 7:00 PM.

“KIDS RACE was started in 2010 as an idea to create a new platform for autism research and awareness” said the President of the CNAF, Tina Fougere. “It wasn’t too long after speaking and working alongside track owners, officials, drivers, crews and fans across the country that a common bond was formed. We realized that passion, dedication, family and the love for what we do, was something we all shared. KIDS RACE is all about having family fun for a great cause and accepting our loved ones with autism. We couldn't ask for a better place in Nova Scotia to host our family event than with the wonderful people at Scotia Speedworld who have opened their doors, but most importantly their hearts, to our cause.”

Please note Kids Race is not an actual race, it is just a name the CNAF uses to brand their events at race tracks across the country. On track action will be the same as every other Weekly Racing Series event.



Friday August, 22 Oshweken Speedway

1987 Chiefswood Rd, Ohsweken, ON N0A 1M0 Phone:(519) 445-0937

KIDSRACE Canadian National Autism Foundation C/P-20,

Crate-15,TS-20, MS-15,

BMB-12 + TUSA Canada West Mod Lites-20

5:30pm Pit Gates......6PM Spectator.....7:30pm Race Time


Ohsweken, Ontario “ August 19, 2014 Ohsweken Speedway’s" 19th season of racing continues this Friday, August 22, when Grand River Powersports presents KidsRace Canadian National Autism Foundation night featuring Corr/Pak Merchandising 360 Sprint Cars, Strickland’s GMC Crate Sprint Cars, Affordable Towing & Recovery Thunder Stocks, HRW Automotive Mini Stocks, and Gale’s Auto Aftermarket Bombers, plus TUSA Canada West Mod Lites.

The Canadian National Autism Foundation promotes the positive enhancement and quality of life for people with autism in Canada. The CNAF was formed to provide funding for educating the general public and professionals, providing information and resources to families of children with autism, providing funding for Canadian-based research and development, and promoting national autism awareness.

Ohsweken Speedway is honoured to host the Canadian National Autism Foundation for the 4th annual benefit race night for autism at the track. Please visit to learn more about the Canadian National Autism Foundation, and find out how you can help.

For more information


Some Sponsors We are here 2x`s second last row 3rd and 4th pic


Seeing as we were Rained out at Brighton Speedway this past weekend the track management have rescheduled the CNAF Autism night to this coming Saturday August 23rd.

Ticket vouchers from last week’s Kids Race for the Canadian National Autism Foundation will be accepted this Saturday, August 23. Tickets acquired by purchasing a Weese Racing Anti-Bullying t-shirt will also be honoured.

Saturday Aug 16 Brighton Speedway
Kellogg Belleville presents the Kids Race for the

Canadian National Autism Foundation

featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, ST plus the Late Model Mechanics Race

At Brighton Speedway


7 PM Kellogg Belleville & AeCON presents the Kids Race for the

Canadian National Autism Foundation featuring LM, CM, PS, C4, ST

plus the Late Model Mechanics Race

CNAF is really excited to be able to offer this to our families.

CNAF is proud to announce that we are offering 20 families in the Hamilton area the opportunity to attend the Changing the Course of Autism conference as our guest.The conference is taking place on October 9 and 10th, 2014 in Burlington at the Ron Joyce Centre.Please email me directly with your name, address, phone number and email address and we will get you registered.The conference addresses a range of issues, including research, education /behaviour interventions, communication strategies, biomedical treatments, advocacy and other topics. Here is the link to the conference brochure to learn more about the speaker list and other details.

Fundraising Night For those with ASD

Autism Dinner/Dance/Guest Speaker/Live Auction

Marquis Gardens

November 28th, 2014


Doors open at 6:00 p.m., Dinner at 7:00 p.m.

One of our Guest Speakers is Gail Hawkins of Hawkins Institute

(talking on E-learning Socialization with those on the spectrum with slide show)


Beverly Bronte from Building Blocks Speech Pathology

(doing a slide show on teachings)

Surprise slide show presented by Leo Collura who is the Director at Naturally Autistic ANCA and Consultant at Naturally Autistic ANCA

DJ Ray Scott from This note`s 4u

Auctioneer Kenneth Sheward of Sheward & Associates

Tickets 29.99 each to be on sale as soon

A portion of the money raised from this night we will be sending

those on the spectrum to different camps













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