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Until All the Pieces Fit, a Gala for Autism Awareness !

Our biggest event is our Annual Gala for Autism Awarness.  Our 9th annual Gala will be held Saturday January 19th, 2019!  If you are interested in becoming a corporate sponsor for the event, making a donation to our auction, volunteering at the event, or if you are a speaker/performer, please contact our Executive Director at

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Golf Tournament

Registration will open in May for our 2018 tournament Friday July 20th !. 

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Terra Loco $5 5k - Walk/Run for Autism Awareness

Monday, March 12 at Terra Loco Shoes and Apparel in Rochester.   The festivities begin at 5:30 with live music, an in-store performance from talented local singer Kiya Haley.  Registration for the walk run is $5 and the proceeds benefit RTAAF.   You can register in store upon arrival.  Please plan to be there to register by 5:45, and the event will start at 6.

Autism Awareness w/ MN Twins

Sunday, June 3rd at 1:10pm, Twins vs.Cleveland!  $3 from each ticket purchased through this link will go to RTAAF! 

Interested in Hosting a Fundraiser for RTAAF?

Many groups and organizations host fundraisers for RTAAF.   This is an incredible way to make a difference, and can also be fun!  You can do this to support one of our specific programs, or to support our overall mission.  We are happy to help out with ideas, staffing and planning.   If you're interested, contact Executive Director James Rechs,, 507-226-7037.

Best in America - Independent CharityThe RT (Reece Trahan) Autism Awareness Foundation is an organization dedicated to making people aware of Autism and the effects it has on individuals and their families.

The diagnosis of Autism is an emotional one for families, and the RT Autism Awareness Foundation wants individuals and families to recognize that they are not without help.