Step Into Autism

Sat June 15, 2019 Directions

One Mile Walk

8:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT

The Autism Society of Greater Akron (ASGA) will host its ninth annual signature FUNdraiser to support individuals and families living with autism in our community! This one-of-a-kind family event brings professionals, educators, families, neighbors, and friends together to celebrate autism. On average, over 1,500 people support this cause each year and we expect 2019 to be no different!



ASGA's 9th Annual Step Into Autism

Formerly the Autism 5k Run & Walk

Saturday, June 15, 2019
8:30am - 11:00am
Firestone Stadium
1575 Firestone Pkwy
Akron, OH 44301

Activities Include

  • Step Into Autism One Mile Walk
  • Resource Fair including over 40 vendors
  • Kid's Zone with inflatables
  • Iron Man & Moana, provided by Imaginos Productions
  • Carnival games
  • Kid's Fun Run around the bases
  • Contests:
    • T-shirt design
    • Grand Club winners recognized
    • Largest fundraising and corporate/individual team recognized
  • Sensory Zone
  • Team and sponsor photos taken in visitor's stands
Presenting Sponsor
Get Involved!

Did you know that 54% of our annual revenue is raised by fundraisers like you? In order to help make Greater Akron an autism-friendly community, we need your help!

So, create a fundraising team, get your friends and family involved, and let's make a difference together! 

To spark your fundraising efforts, we put together a fundraising toolkit for you here!

Raise $50 and get an event t-shirt! Our design from 2018 is shown. Learn more here!

Teams that raise a combined total of over $1,000 are entered into our Grand Club and win other great prizes! We also have several other incentive levels with prizes your team can win.

All we ask is that you set a goal for your team and try to meet it! Every little bit helps support inclusive programs for people living with autism in our community!

Fundraising Goal
Team Leaderboard

2018 Autism Walk Trailer

Walk Contact Info

If you have any questions about this walk, click the button below.


Firestone Stadium
1575 Firestone Pkwy
Akron, OH 44301


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