Every scare counts at Shocktober!
Shocktober is an award-winning fundraiser for the nonprofit, .
The Arc of Loudoun is a Loudoun-based nonprofit that serves people with disabilities and their families. The Arc’s mission is to maximize the potential of children while supporting families and individuals with disabilities so that they may thrive in the community. There are multiple programs and services on campus that provide an integrated and innovative environment for children and adults with disabilities in Loudoun County and beyond.
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The Aurora School
Open Door Learning Center
Ability Fitness Center
ALLY “A Life Like Yours” Advocacy Center
Aurora Behavior Clinic
We Scare Because We Care Mini-Grant Program
We are excited to announce the winners of the 2017 We Scare Because We Care Mini-Grant Program:
- All Ages Read Together
- Developmental Connections
- Embark Center for Self-Directed Education
- Project Horse Empowerment Center
- Sprout Therapeutic Riding and Education Center
Details of the 2018 grant application will be coming soon!
Awards for Volunteerism
Shocktober won ’s 2015 Humanitarian Award and Loudoun Care’s 2017 Outstanding Volunteer Team Award, due to the shear amount of community who come together and volunteer for this annual event.