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7th Annual Walk for Wishes
We are extremely happy and thankful you have chosen to be a part of the Walk for Wishes Susquehanna Valley event. Whether this is your first year or 7th year, congratulations on all the hard work you’ve put in to raise funds & awareness for local wish kids

Here we go again! Susquehanna Valley are you ready?! Make sure to read all information as we prep for the 2017 Walk for Wishes at Zoo America Sunday, October 29, 2017!

Parking

Park at Downtown Hershey Garage located at…27 West Chocolate Avenue Hershey, PA 17033 (near Houlihan’s and Devon’s restaurants in Downton Hershey)

Registration, Opening Ceremonies & the Walk

  • Registration & Gates open at 8 AM
  • Registration Tables
    • 1 Wish Child Registration Table
    • 4 Pre-Registration Table — Check-In by Last Name (A-D) (E-L) (M-R) (S-Z)
    • 1 Onsite Registration Table (registration is $30/adults; $10 kids and can be paid by cash, check or credit card)
    • Reminder: Participants are guaranteed an official Walk for Wishes t-shirt by raising at least $50 prior to Sunday (this includes the $25 registration fee for adult members and the $5 registration fee for youth members)
  • Opening Ceremonies will begin at 8:45 AM with ABC21 Meteorologist Dan Tomaso
  • Walk will begin at 9 AM
  • Raffle will close around 10:45 AM and the winners will be announced at approximately 10:50 AM
    • 2017 Walk for Wishes Susquehanna Valley will conclude at 11:30 AM but you will be able to stay at the zoo as long as you like!

Vendors & Raffles

  • Sheetz will be providing coffee along with 2 other tables with snacks for that day
  • 3 Tables with crafts and fall themed games
  • 5 Tables for Raffles
    • Bring cash or credit card to enter for a chance to win…you never know so why not take a chance!

Additional Information

  • This event is rain or shine so make sure to check the weather before you leave the house on Sunday…fingers crossed for sun!
    • We will be selling umbrellas and ponchos just in case!
  • Remember-our presenting sponsor Cheap Caribbean is offering an amazing fundraising incentive-an all-expense paid trip for 2 to Playa del Carmen! Any teams who raise $5,000 or more will qualify to enter and you have until our Walk for Wishes in Delaware closes to raise that money! Go to your participant center to get started! Keep going teams, you’re doing a great job!

Social Media

Be sure to tag us in all your pictures, videos and stories because we love seeing all of your posts! Our username for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & Snapchat is @MakeAWishPHL and be sure to use the tag #walkforwishesSV to connect with everyone else!

If you have any questions please reach out to jnyx@cuvynqrycuvn.jvfu.bet - See you Sunday!



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