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Alleghenies United Cerebral Palsy (AUCP) is excited to be participating in the 2021 Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community. This year marks our 6th year participating in the Laurel Highlands walk and our second year participating in the Pittsburgh walk.

All funds raised support our Community Fund, which exists to give back to members of our community experiencing financial need. 

Last year, despite the circumstances of COVID-19, was our most successful year to date! We are asking you to consider supporting us in making 2021 an even more successful year! Below you will find more information about how you can support AUCP in 2021 Highmark Walk!

Here’s what to do:

  • Donate and/or walk with us: Follow the links below to register to join an existing team or create your own. Then, raise funds to support your team and go out and walk during one of our designated walk weekends on Friday, May 28 to Monday, May 31st or Friday, June 11 to Sunday, June 13th!
  • Share: Support from outside agencies and individuals is our biggest help when it comes to the Highmark Walk. Start sharing about the walk (in-person or on social media) with your coworkers, friends, and family. Get them excited about joining your team!
  • Recruit: Grow your team by asking friends and family to walk with you! The Highmark Walk offers many incentives throughout the campaign and on walk day. AUCP even offers a few incentives when you choose to walk with us. The more team members and funds raised, the higher the chance of being a winner!
  • Stay tuned: Visit us on Facebook to stay up-to-date

Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact Jocelyn Hartman at (814) 915-4055 or by email at  We have also posted an FAQ, click here to read more.

Thank you in advance for your contribution. We look forward to having you as a sponsor of the 2021 Highmark Walk!

Why is your participation so important?

All of the funds raised during the AUCP Highmark Walk weekend go toward grants for members of our community experiencing financial need. This includes sponsoring scholarships for high school seniors pursuing college degrees in human services. 

Every $2,000 that is raised allows us to provide grants to community members each quarter!

Every $1,000 helps us sponsor a family during our Holiday Blessings drive and/or sponsor a scholarship for a high school senior pursuing a human service degree.


Help us reach our goal of raising a total of $7,500 in making an impact on the community. We also have a friend-raising goal of 10 teams and 105 walkers registered!


If you raise at least $25 you will receive a commemorative 2020 Highmark Walk t-shirt AND a customized 2020 AUCP t-shirt. 



  • $25 & more: Website recognition
  • $250 & more: Company logo and recognition on our social media and website
  • $1,000 & more: Logo placed on the back of event t-shirts, public recognition, and a 30-minute virtual presentation with our staff

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jocelyn at 814-915-4055 or