Candy-Land 5K and 1-Mile Walk for Autism Awareness

Join us on October 5, 2020

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ANNOUNCEMENT:

The Walk for Autism Awareness and Candy-Land 5K will now be virtual only events. We're excited for the opportunity to come together from across our area and continue to support our cause and our community!

T-SHIRTS AND SWAG BAGS

VIRTUAL 5K REGISTRANTS will still receive a t-shirt and a swag bag. Swag bags can be picked up between 12:00 pm and 6:00 pm on Monday, September 28, at Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism (2808 S. Picher Ave., Joplin, MO). T-shirts will be available to pick up on Wednesday, September 30 at BVLCA.

WALK REGISTRANTS can pick up shirts, if they order them, starting on Wednesday, September 30 at BVLCA.

 


 

Start gathering your team now for Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism’s 13th annual Walk for Autism Awareness and our non-competitive 5K! Walk or run in honor of a loved one, family member or friend with autism, and promote autism awareness and acceptance.

Themed costumes and team shirts are encouraged. Members of the same team may participate in different events.

All proceeds benefit program development and scholarship assistance at Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism.

 

Registration:

5K Registration (Includes t-shirt)                                           

$40 on day of event

 

One-Mile Walk Registration (T-shirt not included)

$15 per walker

$10 children (12 and under)

Kids 2 and under walk for free!

 

Create your team & start fundraising!

In the registration process, you have the ability to create your Walk for Autism Awareness team or join one already created by a teammate. A personal and team fundraising page is automatically created for you after registering and you can use that page to send out to family and friends to help you raise funds for the Walk. SHARE your page on your social media accounts to help spread the word and tell your story.

 

Sponsorships

Is your company or business interested in sponsoring the 13th Annual Walk for Autism Awareness? Call Kennedy Thomas, Special Events Coordinator, at 417.347.4624 for more information.

 

Raffle Baskets

Click here to purchase tickets for our raffle baskets.

 

Help Spread the Word!

Download the 13th Annual Walk for Autism Awareness event flyer to send to family and friends and display in the community. Encourage everyone you know to register, donate and join the Walk for Autism to help promote autism awareness and acceptance.

 

T-shirts:

13th Annual Walk for Autism Awareness t-shirts will be available to purchase at the event for $5. T-shirts are included for all 5K participants. 

 
For more information:

Please contact Lesley DeLaunay at 417.347.7474.

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