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Drive for Autism Foundation to hold Drive for Autism Golf Outing

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Drive for Autism Foundation is pleased to announce that its annual golf event, Drive for Autism XIV will be held at Royce Brook Golf Club in Hillsborough on Monday September 14.

The Drive for Autism Golf Outing which has been held since 2002 has raised and distributed over $500,000 to local school programs.  Previous beneficiaries of grants were Morris Union Jointure Commission (New Providence, NJ), Union County Educational Services Foundation/Crossroads School (Westfield, NJ), Salt Brook School(New Providence, NJ),Educational Partnership for Instructing Children, Paramus, NJ, Eden II/Genesis Programs (Staten Island, NY), The Children’s Institute (Verona, NJ), and Seton Foundation/Mother Francheska Elementary School (Staten Island, N.Y).

Schools that have been 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 on how you can participate and our brochure, go to www.DriveForAutism.org.

Based in New Providence, New Jersey, The Drive for Autism Foundation 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.

The Drive for Autism XIII is scheduled for Monday Sept 14, 2015 at Royce Brook Golf Club in Hillsborough, New Jersey. The event consists of a breakfast, morning round of golf with food at the turn, followed by lunch.  Special events include golf contests, raffles and a silent auction of gifts, sports memorabilia and game tickets. For additional information please contact Thomas Trezza via email driveforautism@comcast.net, call 908-665-8068 or visit their website at www.DriveForAutism.org

                           

 

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