May 13, 2013

Contact: Bevin Theodore

Director of PR & Communications



Second annual Zumbathon will benefit KidsPeace Autism Services

Join the Latin-inspired dance craze June 1 at the KidsPeace Family Center


SALISBURY TOWNSHIP – Dance your way to better health and support a great cause at the same time at the KidsPeace Autism Services second annual Zumbathon.

The high-energy event will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. June 1 at the CDTRC gym at 1650 Broadway, Salisbury Township. Multiple certified Zumba instructors will lead the Latin-inspired dance party. Previous Zumba experience is not necessary; just wear sneakers and bring water.

The event is open to all community members 18 years and older. Tickets are $10 at the door or in advance by contacting Ashley McFadden at

Thank you to the Zumba instructors who are donating their time and talent for this fundraiser, as well as for DJ Jimbo, who is donating audio equipment.

About KidsPeace

For 130 years, KidsPeace has been building on its expertise to give hope, help and healing to children, families and communities throughout the United States. Through its comprehensive range of residential treatment programs; accredited educational services; unique psychiatric hospital and foster care and community-based programs, KidsPeace is dedicated to helping people connect, transform and overcome their challenges to ensure a stable future, transition to adulthood and gain independence. Since its doors opened in 1882, more than 200,000 children have participated in one of the multitude of programs KidsPeace offers. For additional resources or more information on how to get involved, become a foster parent or make a donation, please visit Follow us at or on Twitter @KidsPeace.