The Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCC)/Trail Conference 5K Race & 3K Walk will be held on on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 9:00 am.
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Go the Distance for Autism, North Jersey's largest charity cycling event, will be held on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at Bergen Community College, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus, New Jersey.
All Levels of Cycling Ability
The event is for all levels of cycling ability and provides a safe and family friendly atmosphere where individuals with autism can participate as equally as those without. With four scenic and fully supported routes to choose from - 3, 10, 25 and 62.5 miles – you’re sure to find a distance that’s right for you.
Family Fun Festival
After the ride, all participants are invited to a Family Fun Festival with food, music, games, inflatables, activities and more. Bring your friends and family to the festival – all are welcome!
Highest Rate of Autism in the Country
New Jersey has the highest rates of Autism in the country. In the US, the rate of autism is 1 in 68 children, while New Jersey has a 1 in 45 rate.
Proceeds from Go The Distance for Autism provide direct support for, and change the lives of, individuals with autism and their families right here New Jersey.
Go the Distance for Autism bands five northern New Jersey organizations together to raise funds for a common mission - to provide educational and treatment programs for children and adults with autism. Alpine Learning Group, The EPIC School, Garden Academy, Institute for Educational Achievement and REED Academy are working together to change the future for those who struggle with autism, spread much needed awareness, and directly impact the lives of children and their families living with autism every day.
For more information, visit gtd4autism.org.