BASCA's 6th Annual 5K/1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Be A Superhero For BASCA:
Join The “Cape”-Abilities 5K/1Mile Run,Walk & Roll on Sept. 22
September 4, 2018, Orange Park, FL — Don your favorite Superhero cape, oil up your wheels and get rolling for the 6th Annual BASCA 5K Run, Walk & Roll. The annual event welcomes everything from racing shoes, bicycles, wheelchairs and skateboards for the family-oriented fundraising event on September 22. Proceeds from the event benefit BASCA, which serves adults with intellectual and development differences.
This year’s event will feature many special guests including Jaxon DeVille, The Roar, and appearances by several Superheroes from Costumers with a Cause. Title sponsors for the event are the Jaguars Foundation and Publix Super Markets Charities.
“We’re excited to have activities for the whole family plus a pancake breakfast said Beth Clark, CEO of BASCA Inc. “This is a fun way for families and groups to raise money for a great cause, while exercising and having a good time.
The event begins includes a 1-Mile Fun Run and 5K that begins and ends at BASCA’s facilities at 352 Stowe Avenue in Orange Park. Festivities begin at 8:30 a.m. and will include a Pancake Breakfast ($2 donation).
The 5K Run, Walk & Roll takes off at 8:30 a.m. followed by the 1-Mile Fun Run at 9:30 a.m. Awards will be presented to the top three men and women overall and in multiple age groups, and to the first master’s male and female overall. Registration fees are $30 for the 5K ($25 for active military and students) and $15 for the 1-Mile Fun Run. On the day of the event, fees will be $35 for the 5K ($30 for active military and students) and $15 for the 1-Mile Fun Run.
Additional sponsors of the community event include: Fleming Island Family Dentistry, Premier Sponsor; The Promise, Sunny 102.3, Jax Country 94.1 and The Florida Times Union, Media Sponsors; the Urban Bean Coffeehouse Cafe and Panera Bread, Restaurant Sponsors;Agent Karen Went and CBV Cares, Major Sponsors; and Fast Signs, In-Kind Sponsor.
Contributing sponsors include: Law Offices of John F. Tolson. Supporting sponsors are: Aiosa Orthodontics; Dentistry 4 Children & Teens 2; Hodges Mazda at the Avenues; VyStar Credit Union; and Susan McInnis CPAs PL. Friends of BASCA include: United Healthcare Community Plan; Performance Painting; and Nicholas Wozniak Foundation.
BASCA (Building Abilities of Special Children and Adults) provides residential services, life skill development, transportation, activities and other support services for men and women with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Founded in 1994, BASCA was established to provide improved living, working, social activities, and educational opportunities for those with special needs.
For information or to register, please visit https://bascainc.org/events/5krunwalkroll/.
Thank you to our sponsors!
Law Offices of John F. Tolson
Dentistry 4 Children & Teens 2
Hodges Mazda at the Avenues
VyStar Credit Union
Susan McInnis CPA's PL
"Friends of BASCA"
United Healthcare Community Plan
Nicholas Wozniak Foundation