Thousands Expected for YAI & Broadview Networks Central Park Challenge on June 4, 2016

Tue, May 24, 2016

WHO:              Thousands of people with and without disabilities, their families and friends

WHAT:            YAI and Broadview Networks Central Park Challenge, 8:30 a.m. – noon

  • 3rd Annual Thomas A. Dern 5K Run, 9 a.m. start; on-site registration opens 7:30 a.m. (Named in memory of our C.O.O.)
  • 3K Fundraising Walk, 9:45 a.m .start
  • Children’s Play Area, open 9 a.m. – noon
  • Junior All-American Races, ages 2-12, 10:45 a.m. lineup

WHEN:            Saturday, June 4, 2016

WHERE:          Central Park, near the Naumburg Bandshell,

72nd St.

WHY:              The Central Park Challenge is much more than a fundraiser; it is an opportunity to educate society that no one should be judged or labeled based on their deficits. The people who receive support from YAI are no different. Everyone wants the same basic things in life – a nice home, friendships and relationships, a good job and the opportunity to learn. With YAI’s support, people with intellectual and developmental disabilities can achieve a full life.

For more information about the Central Park Challenge, log onto or call 1.877.YAI.WALK. Donations toward this year’s event will be accepted until June 30, 2016.

 For information about services, visit or call 212.273.6182

About YAI:

YAI is a network of agencies offering children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities a comprehensive range of services. YAI’s mission is to help others achieve the fullest life possible by creating new opportunities for living, loving, working, and learning.

About Broadview Networks:

Broadview is a network-based business communications provider serving customers nationwide with local and long-distance voice and data communications, premises-based and patented hosted VoIP systems, data services and a full suite of managed services and professional services.