Gilda's Gratitude Walk & Run is our first ever virtual walk and run and a great way to show your gratitude to someone special in your life!
Walk or run at your own place anytime between October 24th through November 14th!
Send us pictures in your race shirts, of you and your yard sign and your amazing sidewalk art or videos of your run/walk route and we'll share it on social media! Don't forget to tag us on social media #GildasGratitude #IRunwithGilda and tell us who you are walking/running for!
You get to choose:
You can run or walk anywhere, even your treadmill!
Your distance goal!
• 1 Mile Fun Run or Walk
• 5K (run or walk 3.1 miles)
Your date and time!
Complete your goal anytime between October 24th and November 14th and then log your miles/steps for the opportunity to win prizes!
What's in it for me?
Gilda's Walk & Run signature t-shirt (t-shirts ordered in October - register early to make sure you receive one)
Sidewalk chalk and a fun yard sign (per household) to spice up your walk route
Bi-weekly email with wellness tip
An inspiring opening and closing ceremony
The joy of knowing you're supporting individuals impacted by cancer
$25 - Adult Participant
$10 - Child Participant (17 years of age and younger)
Included in your registration fee, each participant will receive a t-shirt, a fun Gilda's Walk & Run yard sign (1 per household) as well as side walk chalk to decorate your walk/run path (1 per household).
*Medals will be mailed to all participants to wear during virtual closing ceremony. Prizes will be available for best times, best sidewalk art/display and top fundraisers.
We encourage participants to fundraise at least $250 for Gilda's Club. You can raise these funds in honor or memory of someone special in your life.
Each $250 raised helps provide 2 free support groups to men, women, and children facing the stress and impact of a cancer diagnosis.
Registered as a team? Raise $500 in honor or memory of someone special.
Please consider sharing your participant page with family, friends, and your community. You would be surprised how much a simple email or social media post encourages folks to donate to a cause you are passionate about.
For brainstorming, fundraising tips or general questions, please contact Vilma at firstname.lastname@example.org