The Fall is a busy time of the year for Via Services, and we will be present at many upcoming events for the special needs community. Here is a full list of all the resource fairs, walks, and celebrations we will be taking part in this Fall. Come by and say HI to us at any of these!!
Sunday, August 21st
Rolling Thunder Motorcycle Club will be hosting their 17th Annual Poker Run for the Kids, benefiting Via Services. Motorcycle ride starts at the Harley Davidson San Jose store on Parkmoor, sign up from 9-11am. For more information about how to participate, click here!
Saturday, August 27
Great America 1st Annual Disability Awareness Day - The day will be an opportunity for individuals with disabilities and their families to attend the park at a reduced price of only $36.00, which will include a lunch. Stop by the park for a day of fun and come by Via's booth to say hi and gather some information about our programs.
Saturday, September 17
To our great honor, Via Services has been invited to be a potential beneficiary on the huge 'Walk to the Future Silicon Valley', a multi-thousand person 5K walk-a-thon in Alviso / North San Jose.
WALKERS SELECT THEIR FAVORITE NONPROFITS to receive pledges the walkers raised. So we want YOU to walk with us and raise pledges for Via Services. Registration includes a T-shirt, free parking, free food, and entertainment. Registration is only $20/adult, $5/youth 12-17, free for children under 12.
For more information, and to sign up to walk, please click here! I hope you can join us September 17 . It will be a lot of fun, and a fantastic way to support Via
Saturday, October 1st
Morgan Autism Center will be hosting "Autism Intervention" Conference at Santa Clara University. The day will include powerful presentations and informational workshops for all who attend.Speakers include Via West Mom ShannonDes Roches Rosa and Via West's iPad expert Danielle Sampson. Danielle will be at Via West next week to film some of her sessions, then use the footage in her lecture. For more information, visit www.morgancenter.org or call (408) 241-8161.
Thursday, October 6
Disability Awareness Day at San Jose City Hall will be hosting the 4th Annual Disability Awareness Day at San José City Hall Rotunda and Plaza. For the past four years Councilman Constant, along with the support and collaboration from The Valley Medical Center Foundation, City of San José Office of Therapeutic Services, San Andreas Regional Center and various community based organizations have organized this invaluable event that embraces the abilities of all persons with disabilities. Come visit the Via team!