Run For Autism 5K

Saturday, April 13, 2024 in Lincoln, NE at Lancaster Event Center

  • 5K

    » $30.00 Registration - Ages 13 & Up (through 4/11 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $20.00 Registration - Ages 12 & Under (through 4/11 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $20.00 Circle Of Friends Registration (through 4/11 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    5K Registration

  • Kids Run

    » $30.00 Registration - Ages 13 & Up (through 4/11 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $20.00 Registration - Ages 13 & Under (through 4/11 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    Fun Run Registration

  • Sponsorship Opportunity

    » $5,000.00 Diamond Sponsor
    » $2,500.00 Platinum Sponsor
    » $1,000.00 Gold Sponsor
    » $500.00 Silver Sponsor
    » $300.00 Bronze Sponsor
    » $150.00 Friend of AFN
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Event Details

The Autism 5K is a run/walk to benefit families affected by autism. Every 20 minutes a person is diagnosed with autism and 1 in 44 children is the current prevalence rate. Overall, more than 2 million Americans are affected.

For Serious & Not So Serious Runners - Prizes will be awarded for the best Light It Up Blue outfit as well as overall winner.

Register by April 1 in order to guarantee an event shirt

Sponsorship Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring the 9th Annual Autism Family Network Autism Run. Please see the below sponsorship opportunities. We thank you in advance for your generous contribution which is tax deductible: Tax ID #: 76-0842403

Diamond Sponsor - $5,000
• Everything mentioned in Platinum plus…
• AFN insulated cup and jacket
• 12 total Complimentary race entries
• Full page ad in our newsletter
• Complimentary 4x8 banner supplied by AFN

Platinum Sponsor - $2,500
• Everything mentioned in Gold plus…
• 10 total Complimentary race entries
• Half page ad in our newsletter
• Complimentary 2.5x 6 banner supplied by AFN

Gold Sponsor - $1,000
• Everything mentioned in Silver plus…
• 6 total Complimentary race entries
• Business card size ad in our newsletter
• Complimentary AFN hoodie
• 2 run route signs

Silver Sponsor - $500 (or items of equal value)
• Everything mentioned in Bronze plus…
• Space available to set up and distribute corporate material.
• 4 total Complimentary race entries
• Sign along run route.

Bronze Sponsor - $300 (or items of equal value)
• Company or individual name displayed on AFN website, Facebook, Twitter
• Company name on the LED sign show at the event.
• A special thank you in Pre-Run/Walk announcements.
• Company supplied material to go in course packets which each runner will receive.
• 2 Complimentary race entries

Friend of AFN- $150
• Media and website mention
• 1 complimentary race entry


All proceeds will go to the mission of the Autism Family Network.


For event-related questions, please click on the Contact the Organizers button on the left-hand side of this page.

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