ACF Race For Resources
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Time: Races begin at 9:00 a.m.
Walk begins after racers cross Start
Expo begins at 7:30 a.m.
Start Line: Bucks County Community College (BCCC)
275 Swamp Rd -- Newtown, PA 18940
Course: 10K and 5K run goes through Tyler State Park
1 Mile Family Fun Walk goes through BCCC Campus
Parking: Please enter through BCCC East Entrance, off of Swamp Road
Join us for a family friendly morning featuring something for everyone! Runners can choose from a 5K or 10K course through Tyler State Park while walkers enjoy a 1 mile stroll through the picturesque Bucks County Community College Campus. The event is designed with families in mind. At the finish line enjoy a fabulous lunch courtesy of Outback, Carrabba’s, and Bone Fish Grill. Post race enjoy fun filled festivities such as video gaming, a bounce house and dancing.
The Expo (non-profit and for profit)
Our Expo provides families with the opportunity to investigate and interact with different special needs service providers – all in one place! Take a few moments to visit our Expo where families can visit with the key resources they need for their loved ones. For businesses this is a tremendous opportunity to showcase your offerings to a targeted audience.
Why We Race for Resources
We race so that our loved ones with special needs can enjoy the same opportunities and acceptance as their peers. Our fundraising efforts allow us to host an average of 15 FREE events each month - creating nearly 200 life-enriching social and educational opportunities a year for children, teens, and adults with autism and other special needs.
The Adult Services Division provides a daily program where clients work on life skills, such as laundry, shopping, and cooking while providing interactive socialization and activities. We actively work in our community to expand the offerings of our program in order to serve more families.
The Race is on! Whether you choose to create a team, run or walk, sponsor the race, or be an expo presenter, your partnership with Autism Cares Foundation enables us to create a calendar of events full of inclusion and acceptance for all our children, teens, and adults with autism and other special needs.