Autism Speaks…….New York City is Listening! – “Walk Now for Autism”


New York City – Walk Now for Autism
Sunday, June 14, 2009 at the South Street Seaport

John Scarso, the PTA President, has formed the first PS373R group. His team, “The Fighting 373rd”, will be walking the event on June 14th at 9a.m. starting at the South Street Seaport. All children are welcome. If you would like to sign with his group, give him a call at (718) 986-8856.

Walk Now for Autism is a family-friendly event so bring the whole family along.  There are activities for the children, resources for families, light refreshments and entertainment. Parking: there are over 3,000 paid parking spaces within a 6 block radius of the South Street Seaport.


About Walk Now for Autism: Walk Now for Autism, the nation’s largest grassroots autism walk program, is Autism Speaks’ signature fundraising and awareness event, taking place in communities across the United States, as well as in Canada and the United Kingdom. Powered by volunteers and families with loved ones on the autism spectrum, this successful grassroots fundraising effort not only generates vital funds for autism research but also raises awareness about the increasing prevalence of autism and the need for increased research funding to combat this complex disorder. LINK TO


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