Registration open for Greenwich Walk/Run for Abilis
The annual Walk / Run for Abilis will be held at Greenwich Point Park (Tod’s Point) in Old Greenwich, on Sunday, Oct. 15.
The event includes a 5K run, a one-mile, accessible walk, family-friendly activities and food. It is attended by individuals of all ages and abilities. There will be a Kid’s Activity tent with arts & crafts and face-painting, a bouncy castle, a “Bubble Bus” and a fire truck that children and parents may explore. Activities begin at 9 a.m. with the start of the 5K run and continue with the walk at 11 a.m.
The Walk brings together Abilis families, local business partners, and community members to build awareness and raise critical funds for Abilis programs. “This is the one community event we do every year in which all of our families and their children can participate,” said Abilis CEO/president Dennis W. Perry. “We all look forward to this special day in support of the local special needs community we serve.”
To sign up to run, walk, volunteer or donate visit abilis.us/walk.
Abilis is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that supports more than 700 individuals with special needs and their families of all ages and abilities. Abilis has been a leader in serving the special needs community in Fairfield County in towns including, Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Westport, Weston, and Wilton. For more information, visit abilis.us , or facebook.com/Abilisinc , twitter.com/Abilis , or instagram.com/abilis_us .