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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

April 14, 2018
The Arc of Monmouth County
Time: 8:30 am 
Place: Asbury Park Boardwalk & Convention Hall
1300 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ, 07712
Contact Person: Jan Connolly, (732) 493-1919 ext. 120  jconnolly@arcofmonmouth.org

April 28, 2018
The Arc of Essex County
Time: 8:00 am
Place: The Clipper Pavilion at South Mountain Recreation Complex
5 Cherry Lane, West Orange, NJ, 07052
Contact Person: Heather Comstock, 973-535-1181 ext.1224, hcomstock@arcessex.org

MAY

May 12, 2018
The Arc of Union
Time: 9:00 am
Place: Oak Ridge Park, Oak Ridge Road, Clark, NJ, United States
Contact: Ellen de Havilland, 973-315-0055

May 20, 2018
The Arc of Burlington
Time: Registration - 9 am; Walkathon begins at 10 am
Place: NJ Masonic Home, 902 Jacksonville Road, Burlington, NJ
Contact: Arlene Miller, 856-764-9494

The Arc of Cumberland
Time: Registration - 9 am; Walkathon begins at 10 am
Place: Parvin Park, Almond Road, Pittsgrove
Contact: The Arc of Cumberland, 856-691-9138

The Arc of Camden
Time: Registration - 11 am; Walkathon begins at 12 noon
Place: Lindenwold Park, Lindenwold
Contact: The Arc of Camden   856-767-3650

SCArc
Time: Registration (11:00 AM) Walk: (12:15pm)
Place: Sussex County Fairgrounds
Contact: Chris Hemmer (973) 383-7442 ext 260
Registration Page

May 26
The Arc of Middlesex
Time: Registration: 9:00 am; Walk: 10:00 am
Place: Roosevelt Park, Grove 1, Edison
Contact: The Arc of Middlesex, (732) 247-8155

 

JUNE 2018

June 2, 2018
The Arc of Somerset County 
Time: Registration Table Open for 5K Participants - 7:30am
5K Race Kick-Off - 8:15am
5K Race Award Announcements - 9:30am
Registration for the walk will begin at 8:30 am, with the walk starting at 10:15 am.
Place: Duke Island Park, Bridgewater, NJ
Contact: Lisa Maria Arieno, 908-658-3805

June 3, 2018
The Arc of Salem
Time: Mark's Run - 8:30 am; Walkathon Registration - 9 am; Walkathon begins at 10 am
Place: Riverview Beach Park, 49 Lakeview Ave, Pennsville, NJ

The Arc of Bergen & Passaic Counties
Time: Registration - 9:30 am; Walkathon begins at 10:30 am
Place: Olsen Park, Bogota Recreation Center, 162 W. Main Street, Bogota, NJ
Contact: The Arc of Bergen & Passaic Counties, 201-343-0322

SEPTEMBER

September 15, 2018
The Arc of Hunterdon
Time: 11:00am to 3:00 pm (Walk starts at 12 noon)
Place: Alexandria Township Park, Alexandria Township
Contact: Hollie Cummings  908.730.7827

OCTOBER

October 13, 2018 
The Arc of Ocean 
Walk & Family Fun Day 
Time: Registration & Activities: 9:00am and Walk Starts: 11:00am
Place: FirstEnergy Park - Home of the Lakewood BlueClaws
2 Stadium Way, Lakewood, NJ 08701
To register, and for more information, click here.

October 13, 2018 
The Arc of Gloucester 
Step Up for The Arc Gloucester 5K Run, Walkathon & Family Fun Day
Time: 5K Registration - 7:30 am, 5K Run Start 8:30 am
Time: Walk Registration 9:00 am, Walkathon Start 10:00 am
Place: Camp Sun 'N Fun, 1036 N. Tuckahoe Road, Williamstown, NJ

October 20, 2018
The Arc of Atlantic
Time: Registration - 10 am; Walkathon begins at 11 am
Place: Starts at Holy Trinity Parish, Ventnor and proceeds to the Ventnor City Boardwalk
Contact: Mary Ruley Moyer, 609-485-0800

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