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Autism awareness event benefits those with developmental disabilities, their caretakers

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AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) -

Amarillo College and the Panhandle ABA Resource Association will host an autism awareness event this Saturday.

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From 9:00 a.m. until Noon, there will be kid-friendly activities, a silent auction, entertainment and refreshments at the Carter Event Fitness Center on the Amarillo College Washington Street Campus.

The event features a 5K run and autism awareness walk that start at 10:00 a.m. on 24th Street. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m.

Children under the age of 10 can join the walk and run for free, and other ticket information can be found here

Proceeds from the event will go to PARA, whose mission is "to provide resources and supports to people with developmental disabilities and those that care for them." 

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