Special Events & Programs

Pioneering Rehabilitation

Heels & Wheels 5K Road Race and Walk

Each year, Burke holds a Heels & Wheels 5K road race and walk. The event is open to all, enabling walkers, runners and wheelchair athletes to compete together in a fun race.

The 2016 Heels and Wheels 5K will be held
on Sunday, May 1. 

For more information contact Kathleen Edsall at (914) 597-2578 or kedsall@burke.org

To become a sponsor of Burke's Heels and Wheels 5K or the annual Wheelchair Games, please contact Colleen Borrelli at (914) 597-2849 or via email at cborrelli@burke.org. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities here

Volunteers Needed! 

How about making a commitment to help Burke Rehabilitation Hospital with the Burke Heels and Wheels 5K Road Race? Volunteers are needed for the following assignments: registration, bib/t-shirt handout, water station, traffic guide, after-race refreshments and more. Volunteers are eligible to receive community service hours. 

For more information, download the volunteer registration form. Forms must be completed by April 29.