STEP AHEAD

Inspiring Confidence and Improving Health in Children with Autism 

 

 
 
 
 
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A free, weekly running program for children with autism, coached by college student-athletes.

 
 
 
 
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Free for Families

In order to make joining the Step Ahead family an option for all families, we ensure that the program is zero-cost for any who want to participate.

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Community Support

Parents of athletes are given a weekly space to network, make friends, and connect on a higher level with fellow community members.   

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Developing Leaders

Varsity student-athletes are leaders on and off the field. Every campus chapter is directed by college student-athlete volunteers.

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Increasing Confidence

Setting a new personal record, completing a lap, or finishing a race are exciting events that help children improve their self-confidence. Our main goals are for athletes to have fun and do their best!

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Athletes. Coaches. Passion.

Learn more about the influence our teams have.

 
 
 
 
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Annual Report

Dedicated to change.

Bear Cubs Running Team at Washington University celebrates three years of successful impact and continuous expansion.

The second chapter, Sparties Running Team, is now established at Case Western Reserve University.

 
 
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THANK YOU to

The Gratitude Network

for awarding a 2018-2019 fellowship to Step Ahead

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