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The Annual Walkathon of The Arc of New Jersey and its Local County Chapters

Step Up For The Arc is an annual statewide initiative of The Arc of New Jersey, with walkathons held locally by every county chapter. It's a fun, healthy and easy way to support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. If you wish to participate or make a donation at the local county level*, please contact the local county chapter in your area. If you wish to support the state-level advocacy efforts of The Arc of New Jersey, Donate Now.

*Funds raised through local county chapters are used to support and enhance the services they provide for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.


April 25, 2020
The Arc of Essex County
The Clipper Pavilion at South Mountain Recreation Complex
5 Cherry Lane
West Orange, NJ 07052
9:00am - 5K Run
10:15am - Family Walk
10:30am - Fun Fest


May 2, 2020
The Arc of Somerset County
Duke Island Park 
Bridgewater, NJ 
The race registration check in table opens at 7:45am. The race start time is at 8:45am

May 17, 2020 

Sussex County Fairgrounds 
Registration 11 am, Walk Begins at 12 pm 




September 13, 2020
The Arc of Monmouth County
Step Up for The Arc Walk, 5K & After-Party
Place: The Asbury Park Boardwalk
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