Nethermead Prospect Park, Brooklyn
Sunday, July 20, 2014, 9:00AM
|**PLEASE NOTE THE BELOW TIME CHANGES**|
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The Brooklyn Walk Now for Autism Speaks is this Sunday, July 20th at Nethermead Prospect Park. Registration and activities will open at 9:00AM. Our Autism Speaks staff will hold a presentation at 10:00AM and the walk will kick off at 10:30AM.
Join Autism Speaks as we walk to change the future for all who struggle with autism!
Walk Now for Autism Speaks is a fun-filled, family friendly event and is our single most powerful force to fund vital research that will lead us to the answers we need. Experience the power of thousands united by a single cause by joining Walk Now for Autism Speaks. Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disorder in the U.S. Ė we need more volunteers to join our fight. Whether this is your first walk or the 10th, take the first step and register today. You will not only raise funds, but you will become a part of a fun and supportive family-focused community.
Today 1 in 68 children (1 in 42 boys and 1 in 189 girls) is diagnosed as having autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Behind each of these numbers is a person living with autism, a future that we can change with your help! Start fundraising today. Whether you strive to join our new "Grand Club" (walkers that raise $1,000 or more) or sell lemonade to boost your total or create your own unique event, you become a part of the solution! Donít wait another minute - start a corporate, school or family team today!
We look forward to seeing you at the event!