Day Programs Compete in Annual Fitness Run/Walk

May 4th, 2017

On Wednesday, May 3rd The Arc of Essex County’s Day Programs competed in their annual fitness run and walk in Orange Park.  The sounds of pep talks, team spirit, and encouraging cheers could be heard throughout the park as Day Program attendees competed in three categories:  Slow Walkers, Fast Walkers, and Runners.

Congratulations to the following winners in their respective categories:

Slow Walkers

  • Gold – Elta Tunis, Supportive Work Opportunities Program (SWOP)
  • Silver – Antoine Davis, SWOP
  • Bronze – Hellen Brown, Avenues

Fast Walkers

  • Gold – Steven Smith, SWOP
  • Silver – Marcia Murray, SWOP
  • Bronze – Allen Brown, SWOP


  • Gold – Dwayn Byers, Bridges
  • Silver – Sharief Vaughn, SWOP
  • Bronze – Tina Williams, ARCompany