Alpha Xi Delta's philanthropy is Autism Speaks. The 2017 Autism Speaks' mission statement is the following:
"Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the lifespan, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorder; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions."
"Autism Speaks enhances lives today and is accelerating a spectrum of solutions for tomorrow."
The AmaXIng Challenge is Alpha Xi Delta’s signature fundraising event designed to raise funds and awareness for Autism Speaks. Our chapter at the University of South Carolina will host one of the following AmaXIng Challenge events annually:
Step It Up 5K
Step It Up is a campus or community fun run/walk event that attracts members of the Greek community, student organizations, family, friends, faculty, local businesses, community organizations and the local Autism Speaks community.