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Drive for Autism Foundation to hold Fifteenth annual Drive for Autism Golf Event

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – The Drive for Autism Foundation annual golf event, Drive for Autism XV will be held at Royce Brook Golf Club in Hillsborough on September 19, 2016.

The Drive for Autism Golf Outing which has been held since 2002 has raised and distributed over $600,000 to local school programs. Previous beneficiaries of grants were Morris Union Jointure Commission (New Providence, NJ), Salt Brook School (New Providence, NJ), AW Roberts School(New Providence, NJ), Union County Educational Services Foundation/Crossroads School (Westfield, NJ), Educational Partnership for Instructing Children (Paramus, NJ), Young Life (greater Summit area), Eden II/Genesis Programs (Staten Island, NY), Spectrum360 formally The Children’s Institute (Verona, NJ),and Seton Foundation/Mother Francheska Elementary School (Staten Island, N.Y).

Grant recipients use money to fund Health and Fitness Programs, Social Skills Programs, educational curriculum and teacher training, a van for community trips and transportation to job training centers, laptop computers, computer touch screens, iPads, video projectors and educational toys and games

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The golf event is the main fundraising function for the foundation. Golfers are welcome as well as, product donations and corporate sponsorships. For more information visit www.DriveForAutism.org.

About Drive for Autism Foundation:

Based in New Providence, New Jersey, The Drive for Autism Foundation (EIN#20-1760417), is a 501(3)(c) tax exempt public charity that was created in the Spring of 2002 for the sole purpose of raising and distributing funds for educational facilities specializing in students with autism.

Drive for Autism Golf Outing 2016

The Drive for Autism XI is scheduled for Monday Sept 19, 2016 at Royce Brook Golf Club in Hillsborough, New Jersey. The event consists of a morning round of golf followed by a barbeque.  Special events include golf contests, raffles and a silent auction of sports memorabilia, game tickets and golf trips.  For additional information please visit their website at www.DriveForAutism.org, call 908-665-8068 or email driveforautism@comcast.net.

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