Benhaven Walk for Autism

2 Mile Walk

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2 Mile Walk

The flat 2 Mile Walk travels from the track at North Haven Middle School and along Bailey Road.

Post-Race Party

Hang around after the race for a post-race celebration! The party includes music, food, refreshments, awards ceremony & more!

Sponsorship Opportunities

With your help, we can raise thousands for Benhaven. To learn more about becoming a sponsor, click here or contact John Bysiewicz at (203) 481-5933 or john@jbsports.com

September 29, 2019

North Haven Middle School

55 Bailey Road

North Haven, CT 06473

Schedule

7:30am: Packet Pick-Up & Registration

9:00am: 2 Mile Walk Start

9:30am: Post-Race Party!

10:00am: Awards Ceremony

Parking

Ample parking available at North Haven Middle School.

Virtual Walk Option

Can’t make the walk? Not to worry. Sign up for the virtual walk, log your own miles and we’ll send you an event t-shirt and a race bib (if registered by September 17).

Tees

Cotton tees to all entrants!

Awards

  • Top individual and team fundraisers.

*Walkers are not timed.


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Support Benhaven

Your participation supports Benhaven, a local non-profit based in North Haven, CT. Benhaven’s mission is to enable people with autism and pervasive developmental disorders to participate in community life, exercise productive control over their own lives, have meaningful relationships and associations, be gainfully employed, and experience happiness and personal satisfaction. Benhaven provides educational services and support to approximately 40 children and adolescents with autism, intellectual disabilities and/or related disabilities from ages 5–21. Over 35 students are served by out Academy and Transition Program, 85 individuals receive in-home behavioral supports and 42 individuals are in Benhaven’s residential programs. Learn more about Benhaven here.

Fundraising teams and individuals are encouraged! Awards are presented to top individual and team fundraisers!

Earn FREE Walk Entry!

Those who donate or raise $200 or more earn a complimentary entry to the Benhaven Walk for Autism. Create a fundraising page during online race registration or by clicking below. Once you have raised $200, you will automatically be refunded your entry fee. Email jody@jbsports.com with questions.

Thank You to our Wonderful 2019 Sponsors!

  • Barrett Outdoors

  • Rose & Kiernan

  • Yale New Haven Hospital

  • Connex Credit Union

  • RE/MAX Alliance

  • Precision Glass and Mirror

  • Town Fair Tire

  • Advanced Periodontics

  • Dunkin Donuts

  • Encon Heating & AC

  • The Pension Service, Inc.

  • TPS Group

  • Webster Bank

  • The GEENTY GROUP, Realtors

  • L.E. Whitford Co., Inc.

  • Foucault’s Furniture and Appliance Store

  • Red Baron Carpet Cleaning, LLC.

  • The Rural Gas Company

  • GC Electric Inc.

  • Josh Karsmarski

  • Attorney James W. Shea

  • Capotorto’s Apizza

  • Fasano, Ippolito, Lee & Florentine, LLC

  • Cannan Christian Fellowship

  • Precision Auto