Over 1450 runners and walkers participated in the 9th Annual Run the 'Burg for Autism on June 1, 2019. The overall winner was Kevin Smith with an impressive time of 17:03. Kimberly Tomasik was the first female to cross the finish line in 18:20. Presenting the awards is Brian Connolly, Vice President, Business Development and Innovation/ Publisher of Community Newspapers, The Buffalo News.
For the second consecutive year, Ludicrous Speed won the Fastest Team award and Team Dawson (pictured), with an impressive 85 participants, won the Largest Team award. A big thank you to all teams, big or small, for your participation!
The President's Award is given to a company that embodies the mission of J.P.’s Foundation within our community. We are grateful to the continued and generous support of Baillie Lumber. Pictured presenting the award to Don Eichler, Controller, Baillie Lumber, is Brian Connolly, Vice President, Business Development and Innovation/ Publisher of Community Newspapers, The Buffalo News.
“It has been a goal of ASI’s for many years to directly serve our families and others in the Southtowns community. Now, as a result of our partnership with J.P.’s Foundation and its annual Run the ’Burg, we have the ability to provide much-needed resources and services to those who are the most in need.” - Veronica Federiconi, ASI Executive Director