There are only three days left until the Hope, Steps & A Cure Walk
on Saturday April 30, 2011 at Shoreline Village in Long Beach, CA. The Walk has already raised over $28,000, including $1500 from Team Marrowforums
. All proceeds will go to the Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation
for its much-needed programs and services.
About 100 people have pre-registered for the Walk and many more people are expected to register on the day of the event. Marrowforums
will be at the Walk and there's still time for you to register to walk with us, be a "virtual" walker, or make a donation. See Los Angeles Hope, Steps & A Cure Walk, April 30, 2011
In conjunction with the 1-mile or 2-mile walk there will be a bone marrow drive run by the City of Hope, to sign people up for the Be the Match Marrow Registry
, as well as a silent auction, a Kids Zone for youngsters, team photos, a group photo, music, lunch, and more.
Auction items are being donated by Build-A-Bear, Costco, Essential Chocolate Desserts, Knott’s Berry Farms, The Los Angeles Lakers, Marrowforums, The Mia Hamm Foundation, Runners High Long Beach, Supreme Bean Coffee, Susan Kass, Target, Trader Joe's, and The Walt Disney Company.
Don't miss this big event!