Classic Scion is sponsoring the 2013 Tyler Run for Autism on Saturday, April 13, 2013.
Online PR News – 13-April-2013 – Tyler, TX – Classic Scion of Tyler, Texas, will be one of many local sponsors for the 2013 Tyler Run for Autism, which takes place this Saturday, April 13, 2013, at 7:00 a.m. at Bergfeld Park in Tyler, Texas. This is the second annual Tyler Run for Autism, which donates all profits back to the autism community of Tyler, Texas. Last year’s event was held on April 14, 2012, and nearly 500 runners participated. Over $30,000 was raised.
“Classic Scion is excited to be sponsoring the Tyler Run for Autism on Saturday, April 13th, to help raise awareness of autism within our local community. We strive to be an active member of our community by helping local causes in any way that we can,” said a representative from the Tyler, Texas, dealership. He added, “Many of the health issues that East Texans have to face and deal with also affect members of our Classic family.”
Defeating Autism Through ABA (DATA) is the local nonprofit organization that now produces the race each year. The goal of DATA is to enhance the quality of life for children and their families affected by autism in the Tyler, Texas, community. Funds raised by DATA will directly support the Treatment and Learning Center for Children with Autism clinic and outreach services.
Runners can opt to walk or run either a 5K, fun walk, or a half marathon. Runners visiting Tyler for the event can make use of the convenient Tyler Pounds airport, which is just eight miles east of Bergfeld Park, on Highway 64. Visitors will also need to make reservations with Tyler hotel services, including the South Tyler Holiday Inn.
Registration is currently open and will remain open through midnight on April 12th. Interested runners may log onto http://www.tylerrunforautism.org/registration/ to register. Runners may also register on the day of the race, but tee-shirts will not be guaranteed. The registration webpage lists pricing information, including group rates for the 5K, the half marathon, and the fun walk. Patrons may also make donations via the website. Runners may view the whole list of participating sponsors, including Classic Scion, at http://www.tylerrunforautism.org/registration/.
About Classic Scion
Classic Scion of Tyler, Texas, is a division of Classic Tyler Motors and has been proudly serving loyal customers in the Whitehouse, Longview, Lufkin, Jacksonville, Bullard, and Lindale areas for over 17 years. We have an extensive inventory of new Scion vehicles, including the xB and the iQ. A dedicated and knowledgeable staff means that customer service is our specialty. Come in today, and we’re sure your experience with Classic Scion will be a good one!