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Autism Speaks, SARRC celebrate 14th annual walk on October 27

Autism Speaks walk 2018
Posted at 5:14 PM, Jul 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-25 20:16:51-04

WHO: Southwest Autism Research & Resource Center (SARRC) and Autism Speaks

WHAT: The 2019 Arizona Autism Speaks Walk in partnership with SARRC will be held on Sunday, Oct. 27 at Tempe Beach Park.

The Arizona Autism Speaks Walk in partnership with SARRC — one of more than 60 that happen around the nation — attracts one of the largest crowds and accounts for one of Autism Speaks’ most popular events. Half of all proceeds raised, fund direct services and resources through SARRC while the other half aids Autism Speaks mission to enhance lives today while accelerating a spectrum of solutions for tomorrow.

Event Highlights:
8:00 a.m. | Registration & Autism Resource Fair
9:00 a.m. | Opening Ceremonies
9:30 a.m. | 5k and 1-mile Family-Friendly Walk
8:00-11:30 a.m. | Autism Resource Fair | Kids' Zone | Food Truck Caravan

Registration: Participants can register and start or join their own fundraising teams at act.autismspeaks.org/arizona

WHERE: Tempe Beach Park, 80 W. Rio Salado, Tempe, AZ 85281

Media Contact: Karen Scott, 602.218.8195, kscott@autismcenter.org