Both Six Flags and Cedar Fair hold in-park events that help children\’s charities. Around the country ACErs are helping out by participating in these opportunities to give back to the community.
Walk in the Park: Six Flags and Children\’s Miracle Network Hospitals have raised more than $1 million to date for pediatric cancer programs. Now, we\’re expanding our efforts to raise money for children\’s hospitals, making sure that ALL kids — including pediatric cancer patients — have a second chance at life. This month ACE members can register, participate, or just help sponsor a walker in helping fund pediatric cancer programs in the local communities. Event dates vary throughout the month of June. For more information about when and how you can join this worthwhile cause go to http://www.walkintheparks.org . [note: SFNE\’s Walk in the Park is this Sunday, June 12]
Coasting for Kids: Sunday, July 24 will the the third annual charitable riding event at all Cedar Fair parks to benefit Give Kids the World. Here is your chance to ride a signature ride while helping the lives of childrew with life-threatening illnesses. Give Kids The World is a non-profit organization that exists only to fulfill the wishes of all children with life-threatening illnesses and their families from around the world to experience a memorable, joyful, cost-free visit to the Central Florida attractions. ACE has partnered with Cedar Fair to help raise funds for this worthwhile cause. For more information and to register go to www.givekidstheworld.org/coastingforkids/ .