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Freeman 5K and Walk for Autism Awareness


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Freeman 5K and Walk for Autism Awareness

Saturday, April 24
Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism | 2808 S. Picher Ave., Joplin

This year, the Freeman 5K is joining forces with Bill & Virginia Leffen Center’s 14th annual Walk for Autism Awareness! Tropical-themed costumes encouraged. Members of the same team may participate in different events.


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5K Registration
Includes t-shirt*
$30 until March 23

One-Mile Walk Registration
T-shirt $10 extra*
$15 per walker
$10 for kids ages 3 – 12. (Kids 2 and under walk free!)

*To guarantee shirt size, registration must be complete by April 9. Extra shirts will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Team Captain’s Packet


Packet Pick-Up
3:30 pm – 5:30 pm April 23
6:45 am – 7:45 am April 24

Race Day Schedule (rain or shine)
8:00 am 5K starts
8:15 am One-mile walk starts

Stick around after the walk and 5K for more family fun with Joplin Family YMCA’s annual Healthy Kids Day event!


All proceeds benefit program development and scholarship assistance at Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism. Interested in supporting Leffen Center with a sponsorship? Download the sponsorship form.