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The Arc of Essex County’s 23rd Annual Building Tomorrows event






Hours of Operation

May 17, 2021 to May 8, 2021, all day

Schoolkids (5-7 yrs)
Tweens (8-12 yrs)
Teens (13-18 yrs)

Description: The Arc of Essex County’s 23rd Annual Building Tomorrows event returns this spring and we’re going the distance to support children and adults with Autism, Down syndrome, and other intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) here in Northern NJ.  Join us beginning Saturday, April 24th from the comfort of your community. With race lengths including a 1-mile walk, 5K, 10K, or half marathon as well as creative photo contest categories, there are endless ways to get involved and have fun!

Event Details:
Complete your race and upload your time and photos between April 24th and May 8th
Photo contest prizes will be awarded in the following categories:
          Best Virtual Team Photo
          Most Creative Cheer Sign
          Best Essex County Landmark Selfie
          Most Scenic Route

Registration Fees & Information:

  • Runners:  $30 (use code “EARLY” before March 15 and save $5 off your run registration fee)
  • Walkers:  $10 (use code “BIRD” before March 15 and save 10% off you walk registration fee)
  • Run registration includes a finisher medal, completion certificate, and personalized race bib; walkers unlock these swag items when they donate or raise $30 or more
  • All registrants who donate or raise $100 or more will receive a 2021 commemorative race t-shirt


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