Boca Raton, Fla. (November 1, 2017) – FirstService Residential, North America’s premier community association management company, will take to the field on November 18th for a charity softball game. The 3rd Annual Homerun for Autism Charity Softball Game will be held at Roger Dean Stadium, 4751 Main Street, Jupiter, starting at 1:30 p.m.
FirstService Residential will take on Florida Power & Light (FPL) at 3:30 p.m. The winner of that game will advance to play the two-time defending champion John C. Cassidy Air Conditioning. Over the past two years, the event has raised more than $30,000 for The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) at FAU.
“Year after year, we are blown away by everyone who comes out to support not only FirstService Residential, but more importantly, this very worthy cause,” said Christopher L. Pappas, senior vice president of FirstService Residential. “At FirstService Residential, our culture is driven by our commitment to enhancing the lives of our residents, which includes supporting the communities in which they live."
In addition to the softball games, attendees will enjoy family fun day activities, including face painting, bounce houses, autograph signings and entertainment. Admission is a minimum donation of $12, which includes food and beverage. Children 12 and younger are free. Attendees can receive $1 off if they bring school supplies to donate to CARD.
The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities at FAU is a community-based program providing assistance and support to people with autism spectrum disorder and related disabilities, their families, the professionals serving them and the community.
To attend Homerun for Autism, visit
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential is North America's largest manager of residential communities and the preferred partner of HOAs, community associations and strata corporations in the U.S. and Canada. FirstService Residential's managed communities include low-, mid- and high-rise condominiums and cooperatives, single-family homes, master-planned, lifestyle and active adult communities, and rental and commercial properties.
With an unmatched combination of deep industry experience, local market expertise and personalized attention, FirstService Residential delivers proven solutions and exceptional service that add value, enhance lifestyles and make a difference, every day, for every resident and community it manages.  FirstService Residential is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a North American leader in the property services sector. For more information, visit
About the Center for Autism & Related Disabilities at Florida Atlantic University 
The Center for Autism & Related Disabilities at Florida Atlantic University provides free supports and services for people with autism and similar disabilities, their families, schools and community agencies. Serving Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee counties, FAU CARD has offices in Boca Raton, Jupiter and Port St. Lucie, serving almost 4,000 families.
In addition to direct support for families and schools, FAU CARD provides workshops and trainings; hosts support groups, and helps foster community understanding of and better services for persons with autism and related disabilities. CARD also provides free developmental screenings in its new mobile screening clinic throughout its service region. To learn more about FAU CARD, please visit or call at 561-297-2055.

About Florida Atlantic University
Florida Atlantic University, a member of Florida's State University System, was established by legislative act in 1961. In addition to its original 850-acre campus in Boca Raton, FAU has sites throughout its six-county service region in southeast Florida. With an annual economic impact of $6.3 billion, FAU is currently serving more than 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students through its 10 colleges. For more information on Florida Atlantic University, visit

Oct 31, 2017