22nd Annual RunWalkBark4Dreams

Taking Steps to Make Dreams Come True

Participants of the 22nd Annual RunWalkBark4Dreams will raise funds to make Zachary’s dream come true! Zachary, 9, with Down syndrome, dreams of visiting Disney World and meeting Mickey Mouse!

This 5K fun run and 2-mile walk will be held in person in Richboro, PA, and virtually across the country.


Helping Children with Disabilities Since 1976

As a top-rated children’s charity, Sunshine Foundation answers the dreams and wishes of children, ages three through eighteen, who have severe or profound physical/developmental/intellectual challenges or trauma from physical/sexual abuse, and whose families have limited income.


Thank You to Our 2024 Sponsors!

Your generous sponsorship helps to fulfill the dreams of children with severe life-long conditions.

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In-Person Event Details
Richboro, PA – Sat., May 18, 2024

Tyler Park Center for the Arts, 10 Stable Mill Road, Richboro, PA 18954

Set in the beautiful Tyler State Park, join our 5K run or 2-mile walk starting at the Tyler Arts Center. Family-Friendly Event for the Entire Family – Including Dogs! Para athletes are encouraged!

Rain or Shine
8:00 am – Registration
8:45 am – Ceremony begins
9 a.m. 5K begins
9:05 am 2-mile walk begins

Run/Walk Path

The start line is by the #1 Lane Trail at the Tyler Art Center. Run proceeds through the park along rolling hills and picturesque surroundings. The 5K run and 2-mile walk are a mix of hilly and flat terrain. Families, strollers, wheelchairs, and dog walkers, of all ages, are encouraged to be a part of the walk. The walk is NOT timed, however, there will be a digital clock at the finish.

Directions

The Tyler State Park, #1 Lane Trail, is located at the Tyler Art Center along Newtown-Richboro Road, next to the Northampton Civic Center.
For GPS use: 10 Stable Mill Road, Richboro, PA 18954. Tyler State Park will bring you to the incorrect park location.

Parking

Ample parking is available in the fields and lots near the start line. ADA accessible parking is located next to the starting line.

Virtual Event Details
Sat., May 4 – Fri., May 17, 2024

Gather your friends and family and walk in your favorite location!

Sat., May 11, 2024

Walk at the Sunshine Foundation Dream Village

Dreams Answered through RunWalkBark4Dreams

Your support makes a world of difference! See the impact of a dream come true through children recently sponsored by the RunWalkBark4Dreams!

Josiah Meets Mickey

Josiah, diagnosed with Septo-optic dysplasia, loved meeting the characters at Disney World!

Caleb Meets Mickey Mouse

Caleb, with Chiari malformation and tethered cord syndrome, gets to meet his “FAV,” Mickey Mouse!

Jonah’s Wonderland

Jonah’s dream of enjoying Morgan’s Wonderland, a fully accessible theme park, has come true!

Symari’s New Wheels

Symari, who suffers from Norrie Syndrome, epilepsy, and blindness, received funding towards a new accessible van from the Sunshine Foundation.

Girl with cerebral palsy smiling with Goofy from Disney World

Ariel’s Disney Dream

Ariel, age 7, with cerebral palsy was given a trip of a lifetime! Ariel’s Dream Come True was to go to the Florida theme parks.