Our Upcoming Events…

2 Early Packet Pick Ups:  The Aubrey Foundation is excited to be hosting our Packet Pick Ups at Road Runner Sports this year for the 4th year in a row!  Attention all runners, walkers, strollers & those who missed online registration: Packet Pick Up is your chance to pick up everything you need for race day: your bib, fun new 4th year ‘purple swag’ & maybe even treat yourself to some new Road Runner apparel! You can also register, in person, at packet pick up if you missed registration online.  Stop by to visit us on Thursday or Saturday – or both:

  • Packet Pick Up #1: Thursday, October 18th:: 3:00pm – 9:00pm – Road Runner Sports in North Brunswick
  • Packet Pick Up #2: Saturday, October 20th: 10am – 2:00pm – Road Runner Sports in North Brunswick                                                                                  Road Runner Sports is located in the Shoppes at North Brunswick – 501 Shoppes Blvd., North Brunswick, NJ 08902. 

Sunday, October 21, 2018: 4th annual Purple for Pappas 5k walk/run at North Brunswick Community Park. (Rain Date: Saturday, October 27th).  Our race is on a USATF certified course!  Join The Aubrey Foundation & North Brunswick Community as we bring families, local businesses, volunteers, table vendors, and leaders in the community together to raise money for The 2019 Aubrey Pappas Memorial Scholarship


 2018 events that have already happened & were a great success — Thank You!

Thursday, March 22, 2018: We held our 4th annual RACE REGISTRATION KICK OFF PARTY – We were excited to celebrate the beginning of Spring at Friday’s in North Brunswick by OPENING REGISTRATION for the 4th Annual Purple for Pappas 5K!! Registration to run & walk in the race, volunteer, and sponsor all opened at our Kick Off Event at TGI Fridays. We are thrilled to announce that our FIRST SPONSOR (The Setroc Group) signed up AND our FIRST TEAM (Raspa Jewelers) registered to RUN the race along with many other walkers and runners that also registered at our  Kick Off Party! Family & friends stayed for dinner & drinks & Friday’s donated TWO $50.00 gift cards that we gave away that night to 2 randomly selected first day registrants.  A fun and wonderful evening – thank you to all who joined us and a special thanks to TGI Friday’s in North Brunswick for their continued support &  partnership!   

Wednesday, June 6, 2018: Scholarship Night at North Brunswick High School – 7:00pm.  We are excited to announce our 2018 Aubrey Pappas Memorial Scholarship Winners: Naomi Gobena, Deanna Graulich, Sarah Kessler, Karine Lozewski, and Kayla McCargo   Thank you to ALL of our supporters, especially those in 2017: your efforts & contributions made this possible for us to continue to give this year in Aubrey’s name  – this is what it means to #LiveLikeAubrey!

Tuesday, June 12, 2018: The Aubrey Foundation sends a huge THANK YOU to TGI Friday’s in North Brunswick, NJ for selecting us as your charity of choice for this year’s Bar Competition  – we as so lucky to call TGI Friday’s of North Brunswick  one of our year-round partners!  This year’s Bar Competition was so much fun; our friends & neighbors enjoyed delicious food and drink specials while we watched the bartenders at Friday’s compete for best creative signature cocktail. Shout out to Supreme Productionz & Drew Rodriguez for the great music, to the management & staff at TGI Fridays of North Brunswick for their friendliness, organization in putting this event together and the awesome prizes & giveaways, and to the North Brunwick community for coming out on a Tuesday night to support a great local business and wonderful event!

Sunday, June 24, 2018Thank YOU to all who came out to support our 4th Annual Cigar Night – this was our most successful event yet! The Aubrey Foundation co-hosts Cigar Night in conjunction with The Anthony Raspa Memorial Scholarship Fund. It was a true FunDay Sunday where family & friends gathered to enjoy all things Aubrey & Anthony loved: music, games, hand rolled cigars and the famous Pappas Sangria.

Saturday, October 6, 2018: Heritage Day at North Brunswick Community Park (rain date is Sunday, 10/7).  The Aubrey Foundation had so much fun at Heritage Day this year – a fantastic community day hosted by the North Brunswick Township.