The 10th annual Toronto Walk Now for Autism Speaks fundraising and awareness event will take place on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at Nathan Phillips Square. All event proceeds will support Autism Speaks’ work, both locally and nationally, to increase awareness about the growing autism health crisis, fund innovative autism research and family services, and advocate for the needs of individuals with autism and their families in Toronto and beyond.
Walk Now for Autism Speaks Canada is a unique fundraising event that offers a safe and fun day for families impacted by autism. The day includes a two to three kilometer Walk and Community Resource fair with educational sources, therapists, schools, recreational organizations, and creative child-friendly activities – a true “one-stop-shop” for families affected by autism.
Toys"R"Us® and Babies"R"Us® will proudly serve as National Presenting Sponsors of Walk Now for Autism Speaks Canada. Toys“R”Us and Babies“R”Us will host a tented area at The Walk, serving as home base for the company’s mascot Geoffrey the Giraffe.
Walk Distance: 3 km
Registration Opens: 8:30 am
Official Start: 10:45
For more information, or to register for the 2014 Toronto Walk Now for Autism Speaks Canada, please visit www.walknowforautismspeaks.ca or contact your walk manager at firstname.lastname@example.org