The Community House and sponsor Burr Ridge Bank and Trust present this event at a new location and time—starting and finishing at the Community House, it will take place rain or shine.
Prizes and incentives for fundraising include:
- Top student fundraiser will receive a NOOK along with a $200 gift card
- Top fundraising team will get a pizza party (courtesy of Home Run Inn Pizza) during school lunch
- The school with the highest percentage of Participants will receive the Big Blue Shoe Trophy
Proceeds from the Walk will support the programs and services provided by Charlie’s Gift Autism Center. Charlie’s Gift addresses the needs of children and families facing Autism and related disorders through clinical therapy, counseling services, social skills development, parent advocacy and family support. All children are welcome, including those without a diagnosis.
As a community-wide resource serving the Chicago metro area, Charlie’s Gift raises awareness of the impact of Autism on families. Charlie’s Gift offers programs at the Charlie’s Gift Clinic in Downers Grove.
Pre-register in person at The Community House at 415 W. 8th Street in Hinsdale, or online here. Pre-registration fee is $30; day-of fees are $40. The walk begins at 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 27.