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Institute for the Redesign of Learning Celebrates 50 Years of Service with 3rd Annual Run/Walk Fundraiser

Institute for the Redesign of Learning Celebrates 50 Years of Service with 3rd Annual Run/Walk Fundraiser

SOUTH PASADENA — The Institute for the Redesign of Learning, a dedicated provider of special education, therapeutic, and social services for 50 years, is thrilled to announce its 3rd Annual Run/Walk Fundraiser. This landmark event marks the company’s 50th anniversary of serving the special needs community and aims to raise crucial funds for its six impactful programs. The family-friendly event will feature a 1k, 5k, and 10k run/walk, accompanied by a lively entertainment festival and various food vendors. Their mission is to empower individuals of all abilities to take charge of their own learning and lives.

Event Highlights:

  • 50 Years of Impact: Join us in celebrating half a century of commitment to the special needs community. This event is a testament to the lasting impact the Institute for the Redesign of Learning has had on the lives of children and adults of all abilities over the past 50 years.
  • Variety of Runs/Walks: Participants can choose from a 1k, 5k, or 10k route, ensuring that individuals of all fitness levels can contribute to this meaningful cause. Families are encouraged to participate together for a day of fitness and fun.
  • Entertainment: The event will feature a dynamic music festival with performances by local artists and bands. The celebration will showcase the talents within the community, creating an uplifting and joyous atmosphere for all attendees.
  • Food Trucks: A diverse selection of food trucks will be on-site, offering a tempting array of culinary delights. From savory to sweet, there will be something to satisfy every palate, adding to the festive and community-oriented atmosphere.
  • Family-Friendly Activities: In addition to the runs, music, and food, the event will include various family-friendly activities, ensuring an enjoyable experience for participants of all ages.
  • Fundraising for the Future: All proceeds from the event will directly support the Institute for the Redesign of Learning’s ongoing mission to provide essential support and resources for individuals with special needs, ensuring a brighter future for the next 50 years.

“As we commemorate our 50th anniversary, we are grateful for the community’s unwavering support throughout the years. This Run/Walk Fundraiser is not just an event; it’s a celebration of inclusivity, resilience, and the positive impact we’ve collectively made on the lives of those we serve.”

Event Details:

  • Date: March 23, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 a.m.
  • Location: Arroyo Seco Field- 650 Stoney Drive, South Pasadena, CA 91030
  • Registration Link:

Institute for the Redesign of Learning invites businesses, families, and individuals to join the celebration and make a difference. For more information and to register for the event, please visit or contact

Institute for the Redesign of Learning has been a cornerstone in the special education community for 50 years, providing unwavering support and resources to children and adults with special needs. The company remains dedicated to fostering an inclusive and empowering environment for all individuals.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Gabriel Vazquez

(630) 699-6713

To visit the event website click here

For a pdf copy of the press release click here

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