WHEN Friday, May 4, 2018 Onsite registration and music begins at 5:00 p.m. Walk begins at 7:00 p.m. If you are pre-registered, you do NOT have to "check in" at registration the day of the event.
WHERE Walk begins at the corner of Washington and Spencer, home of our corporate sponsor, Riverside Community Federal Credit Union. Line up for the Walk will be along Washington Street and First Street. Closing ceremony will also take place here. Stop to see our new Ribbon Tree!
WHY The Walk of Hope SUPPORTS the fighters, CELEBRATES the survivors, and HONORS those we've lost. "Your Battle is Our Battle!" The Walk is approximately one mile. All proceeds from the event benefit Cancer Services and our mission to help people facing cancer in Gant County. We are a LOCAL organization that helps LOCAL people.
REGISTRATION Register online now, or in our office at 305 South Norton Avenue in Marion. Cost is $5 per person (adult, youth, angel) now through April 2nd. Price increases to $8 per person (adult and youth) on April 3rd. Price for Angels will remain $5. Register a loved one who has passed and we will release a balloon with their name on it during our closing ceremony. Cut off for the biggest team competition is May 2nd at 4:00 p.m. Teams may join together through March 31st. No teams will be permitted to join together to form a bigger team after the March 31st deadline.
PARKING Parking will be available in the YMCA parking lot and at Ballard Field. A shuttle will run between Ballard Field and downtown Marion before and after the Walk.