Boots & Bow Ties

Boots & Bow Ties is an annual event held in February in Auburn, Alabama . It includes dinner, silent auction, complimentary beverages, and live entertainment. Boots and bow tie attire is  encouraged. Proceeds benefit The Learning Tree programs; The Little HAPIE Tree Preschool in Auburn and the Residential School in Tallassee, Alabama. For reservations or sponsor information contact Stephanie Weldon, Resource Development Coordinator, at 334-415-9372 or

A Night at the Races

A Night at the Races is an annual  fundraising event held in the spring in Mobile, Alabama to benefit The Learning Tree. Gourmet food, music, complimentary beverages, and dessert bar plus…filmed horse racing & huge silent auction. Guests are encouraged to wear derby-like attire and hats.  For sponsorship information or general information please contact Teresa Atkins at 251-331-2633 or

“Angling for Autism” Fishing Tournament

The “Angling for Autism” Fishing Tournament is held annually at Wind Creek State Park, in Alexander City, Alabama.  Entry fee is $100 per boat.  Ten places are awarded cash prizes. For tournament registration information or sponsorship opportunities contact Stephanie Weldon, Resource Development Coordinator, at 334-415-9372 or 

Chip in for Autism Golf Tournament

Chip in for Autism is an annual golf tournament in Mobile to help raise funds and awareness for Woody’s Song School, a program of The Learning Tree. The specialized non-traditional day school serves children with autism ages 5 – 21 in a unique teaching environment where behavioral management techniques are used to help the children to learn and grow like their typical peers.

For team registration or general information please contact Cindy Fulford at 251-656-0070 or at or Teresa Atkins at 331-2633,

Classic Country Gala

“Classic Country Gala” is an annual event to benefit the children served by The Learning Tree.  The classic country night event includes dinner, beverages, live entertainment, with a silent auction.  Tickets are $75 per person. For information on sponsorship opportunities or ticket sales contact Erica Brown, Resource Development Coordinator, at 256-490-1648.