BENEFITING: Epilepsy Foundation of Metropolitan New York
EVENT DATE: Sep 24, 2017
DAYS TO GO: 2
2017 ITL Walk Overview
Welcome to our page for the Into the Light Walk for Epilepsy! 2015 although an exciting year due to the new addition to our family, was also a nerve wrecking emotional roller-coaster filled with numerous doctor visits to ultimately find that our little firecracker Aiden had epilepsy. He is a fighter and we know he is resilient enough to keep moving forward. We faught hard and stood strong together and we have thankfully gotten this disease under control. Praise God, AIden has been seizure free for a year and we will continue to push thru to see where this journey takes us, as we are every day grateful of where we are.
We will be walking again this year for this great cause that is now dear to us and participating in Aiden's honor, the 6th Annual 'Into the Light' Walk for Epilepsy 2017. We would love for you to register to join our team (Team Aiden) and join us on this beautiful day to walk with us or if you cannot make it please consider a donation thru our page which will go directly to this organization to help fund programs for those affected by this disease. We hope to have a great turn out again!!!
In the following information you’ll learn the essentials about the Walk, along with links to registration and other pertinent matters. Please check back regularly to keep abreast of new exciting developments!
DATE: SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24th
CHECK-IN BEGINS: 9:00 AM
WELCOME & RECOGNITIONS: 10:30 AM
WALK: 11:00 AM
HOW TO REGISTER:
You can register as an Individual, as a Team Captain (Create a Team), or as a Team Member (Join a Team), by visiting the registration page.
The historic South Street Seaport is where the Walk check-in takes place.
CHECK-IN & EVENT DETAILS
Check-in is located at the Fulton and Water Street entrance to the Seaport. Although it is not required, please bring a copy of your registration confirmation E-mail. The names of all registered Team Members and Individual Walkers will be provided to our check-in staff. If your name has not been pre-registered, you will be directed to on-site registration.
The route is approximately up to 5k along the East River on South Street & Battery Park. There are several resting paces along the way. Walkers are free to stop and turn around at any point. The EFMNY will provide appropriate personnel and signage along the entire route.
DJ, face painting, and more! Fresh water is available.
For more information on how to become a Sponsor or to donate products, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about our Sponsors, check out the sponsor tab.
AFTER THE WALK:
Make a day of it in Lower Manhattan, and enjoy yourself! Area maps will be available, and the Coupon that you are given as you arrive at the Walk will give you vendor discounts.
MORE QUESTIONS: Check out the FAQ tab.
For more information on the Epilepsy Foundation of Metropolitan New York, please visit EFMNY.ORG, and be sure to check out our community blog, EpilepsyNYC.com!