Virtual Autism Walk across Nebraska
Are you thinking, "I wish I could be there". Are you not able to attend the Autism Puzzle Walk & 5K Run in Omaha on April 28th nor North Platte's Autism Puzzle Walk on May 5th? No problem!
We have a Virtual Walk across Nebraska that was created just for you!
It is EASY! Click the green GET STARTED button above and you are on your way! Be sure and create your own personal fundraising page where you can upload photos or even videos to help share your story! Ask your friends and family to join you and you can even create a Virtual Team to walk in support of autism! Your Autism Puzzle Walk T-shirt will be mailed to you after the event.
The Virtual Walk closes on April 30th so don't delay!
And there are even prizes for the top fundraising virtual walkers!
The Top Virtual Walker fundraiser will earn an iPad2! (16GB)
2nd place earns passes for four to CoCo Keys Water Resort in Omaha.
3rd place earns a $50 Visa card
We'd love to have you join us in Omaha or North Platte. But if you can't, we'd still love to have you join us in a VIRTUAL WALK ACROSS THE ENTIRE STATE! Together we can make a better tomorrow!
ONE HUNDRED PERCENT of the proceeds raised through the Autism Society's Autism Puzzle Walks stay here in Nebraska where it will directly impact the lives of our local Nebraska wide community.
Here is what your support makes happen:
With $100 the Autism Society of Nebraska is able to...
...helps one family or self advocate attend the two day annual State Autism Conference in April
...helps an educator attend an autism specific workshop to help them better serve their students
...provides a scholarship to help a family cover a therapy, medication, respite or conference fee
...helps a teacher support their student with autism through an Autism Society Classroom Grant
With $250 the Autism Society of Nebraska is able to...
...covers lodging and registration for an individual who has to travel to attend the state autism conference
...helps a local support group provide a family friendly event for their community (some examples include pool parties, barbecues, Easter Egg hunts, Holiday parties etc)
With $500 the Autism Society of Nebraska is able to...
...helps provide a start up kit to launch a new support group in a Nebraska community
...allows the Autism Society of nebraska to partner with other advocacy oragniations on community building events such as bully prevention or disability awareness
With $1000 the Autism Society of Nebraska is able to...
...enables the Autism Society of Nebraska to continue to expand their advocacy and outrach through online community listservs, web site, and their Newsgram email that spotlights programs and services that will enhance the lives of their community
...allows the Autism Society to continue to expand their advocacy and outreach by developing program grants that assist local businesses in creating autism specific programming to better serve the autism community