To see a slideshow of photos from the first walk check out this youtube video. http://youtu.be/SLybPfVlsMs
The walk will be held on MONDAY MAY 28th at 8:00 AM (Rain or Shine). It will last as long as it takes to cover ten miles.
The meeting place before the walk will be in the parking lot of the Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit at 30 Riverwoods Rd. Lincolnshire.
The walk will take place along the Bike Trail along Riverwoods Road in Riverwoods, Illinois.
For more detailed information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
There are many ways you can participate in this event.
- Raise money and walk with us.
- Support a walker by donating an amount per mile walked.
- Donate a flat fee of your choice, in the name of either your own bird(s) or a pet at the shelter (check them out at the Refuge website www.rescuethebirds.org to see all the birds at the shelter).
- Come cheer on the walkers and visit with some of the lucky birds who will be hanging out with the walkers during the walk (weather permitting for bird participation).
If you are planning on walking and would like a sponsorship form please contact the Refuge and Rich Weiner (the director) will send one to you. We also have sponsorship forms at Niles Animal Hospital. Current volunteers should pick up their forms next time at the Refuge.
If you would like to support a volunteer, email Rich at Director@RescueThe Birds.org with who you will be sponsoring or Rich will suggest someone for you. Let him know you want to sponsor someone and also how much you will be donating per mile walked.
If you would like to make a donation or need any other information contact Rich Weiner (Director@RescueTheBirds.org) or Karen Weiner (email@example.com).
Also keep your eyes open for an announcement about a Yard Sale for Charity benefiting the Refuge to be held in the parking lot of Niles Animal Hospital, potentially July..