Upcoming Events

There are so many ways to get involved and support ECC's superheroes. Participant in one or more of our upcoming events and make a difference!

JULY 2017

Fusion 5 and Dime Run/Walk

When: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
Where: Newark, Delaware

ECC is honored to be a charity partner  for the Fusion 5 and Dime race on Saturday, July 22nd, 2017!

Sign up for a unique chance to run a 5 mile or 10 mile course through Newark, Delaware that starts and finished on Main Street. Run down Main Street & through Newark's amazing trails while supporting the children of Exceptional Care for Children.

Select Exceptional Care for Children as your charity partner while registering and $5.00 will go directly to our kiddos!

Sign up here to run or walk either 5 or 10 miles on 7/22

Metro Diner's Soft Opening Charity Event

When: Saturday, July 22nd, 2017, 9:00AM-1:30PM & 4:00PM-7:30PM
Where: 4601 Ogletown-Stanton Rd., Newark, DE, 19713

Metro Diner is coming to Delaware and you could be one of the first ones to dig in - FOR FREE!

Join us at the new Metro Diner on Ogletown-Stanton Rd. in Newark on Saturday, July 22nd from 9AM-1:30PM or 4PM-7:30PM for their soft opening! Everything is complimentary but donations to the children of ECC are encouraged. Reserve your spot today by calling 302-722-5131. Parties are limited to 4.


ECC's 4th Annual Sheldon Shuffle 5K

When: Saturday, September 9th, 2017
Where: The Greene Turtle, 250 South Main St., Newark, DE 19711
- 8:00-8:45AM - Bib Pick-Up & Day-Of Registration
- 9:00AM - 5K Run/Walk Start
- 9:30AM-Noon - "Exceptional Mile" & Awards at The Greene Turtle

This 5K walk/run fundraiser features a course that is wheelchair, adaptive bike and stroller friendly and we encourage children and adults of all ages and abilities to join the excitement and support the inspiring children of ECC.

Proceeds from this event will enhance ECC's ability to be a refuge for technology-dependent children by improving the delivery of innovative programming, education and skilled therapies for the medically-fragile children who have come to find their home at ECC.

Sign up for the 2017 Sheldon Shuffle 5K NOW!