The Resource Center special events continue to provide critical support for our operations by generating needed funds for TRC Foundation Fund endowment while raising public awareness about people with disabilities. By being a sponsor, volunteer or participant in our special events, you are championing the cause of  The Resource Center while improving the lives of people with disabilities.

Laurel Run

Laurel RunLaurel Run was created by Wayne and Elaine Hotelling of Silver Creek, NY, in honor of their oldest daughter, Laurel, who has Down syndrome. The event takes place the third weekend in July. Laurel Run celebrates the achievements of individuals with disabling conditions and raises money for TRC Foundation, Inc. to promote disability awareness and prevention activities in Chautauqua County, NY. The event also enhances employment and work training opportunities for adults with disabilities. Click here to visit the official Laurel Run web site.

TRC Golf Classic

The TRC Golf Classic takes place each August on the beautiful course at Moon Brook Country Club near Jamestown, NY. In its first 20 years, the Special Olympics Participantstournament has netted almost $1.8 million for The Resource Center, which improves the lives of people with disabling conditions in Chautauqua County. Click here to visit the official TRC Golf Classic web site.

Step Up For Autism

Step Up for Autism is a 1.5 Mile Fun Walk in Celoron, NY. Proceeds from Step Up for Autism go to TRC Foundation, Inc. Most of the money raised is directed to the SUCCESS Program, which provides social skills training to youths with Autism. The 2013 Step Up for Autism walk was extremely successful with many people from the community joining in to walk. Why not step up and walk with us this year? Click here to visit the official Step Up For Autism web site.