The Tartan Trailblazers March for Marrow Walk/5K Fun Run, a fundraising and awareness event to benefit the AA&MDSIF
, will take place on Sunday, May 15, 2016
at Bald Mountain State Recreation Area
, north of Detroit, Michigan. It will be a powerful, uplifting walk and run promoting community awareness about bone marrow failure diseases and raising essential funds for AA&MDSIF patient programs and services.
The event will include:
- March for Marrow Walk
- March for Marrow 5K Fun Run
- Team photos
- Silent auction
- Book drive
- 50/50 Raffle
- Inspirational speakers
- Group photo
- Moment of Remembrance
- Light refreshments and light lunch
You can register for the event
and/or donate to one of the fundraising teams
. Please help spread the word about this fundraiser. 100% of all donations through go directly to the AA&MDSIF.
Onsite registration begins at 11:00am. The Walk and 5K Fun Run start at 12:15pm, after welcoming comments. The program will continue afterward and end with a farewell at 2:00pm.
The registration fee is $30 per person for the Walk and/or 5K Fun Run. Virtual Walkers (supporters who won't be at the event) are the same price: $30.
Each Walker and Virtual Walker is encouraged to set a personal fundraising goal and invite friends and family members to sponsor you online.
For full event details, including park information, see the event page
. If you have questions, post them in this thread.
If you plan to attend this event, post in this thread to let other families know to look for you!
After the event, let us know what you thought of it.