Join Us for the
Walk & Activity Day
on Saturday, April 22, 2017
Click Here to Register for the Walk:
Contact: Jill Dotlo
WALK, Activity Day, and Spoken Word Competition at Community Action Agency
Community Action Agency of New Haven (CAANH) announces their 3rd Annual Passport to Prosperity Walk & Activity Day Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 8:30am to 4pm. The FREE family event kicks off at 9:30am with a 3 mile walk from 419 Whalley Avenue, and continues with activities for the entire family until 4pm, including a presentation from the DMTS Dance Team. There’s costume characters, moon bounce, live DJ, dancing, food vendors, face painting, basketball, games for children and teens, WYBC appearance and community partners attending with information about their services.
The Spoken Word Contest (Talk – Sing – Rap) for students 14 – 18 begins at 2pm, and earns the winner $100. Participation is free and all participating students earn two hours of community service.
$5 food vouchers will be awarded to the first 300 people registering, starting at 8:30am. Walkers donating $30 receive a free Walk & Activity Day T-shirt. All proceeds go towards CAANH’s programs and services for youth, single mothers, mature adults and more. See CAANH.net for further information on our programs and services, and our Facebook page for current events and information about energy assistance deadlines. For more information about CAANH’s Passport to Prosperity Walk and Activity Day, and/or to participate in the Spoken Word Contest, call 203-387-7700 X114.
CAANH promotes self-sufficiency for youth and families in the Greater New Haven area.
Community Action Agency of New Haven
419 Whalley Avenue / new Haven 06511