CLICK THE POSTER ABOVE TO SIGN UP

WALKERS

Everyone is welcome to walk, men, women, youth, children and your pets!

Not everyone knows Bethesda House is a pet-friendly shelter, enabling women to bring their pets into shelter with them. This eliminates a barrier to women accessing shelter support and keeps pets safe from being  left behind and harmed by the abuser.

Pets walking with their people will receive special walk bandanas!

FOOTWEAR

Wear whatever is comfortable!

TIME

Your choice, anytime between 9:30am – 4:30pm. Whenever is convenient for you!

WALK LENGTH

Your choice!  Walk a chosen distance or for a chosen length of time.

Walk around your block, around your park, around your town, anywhere in your community.

POST WALK ON-LINE PARTY

 Starting 4:30 EST – Pictures, Videos, Speakers, Prizes!

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WALKER OPTIONS

Walk alone, on your own

→ with the donations you raise from supporters sponsoring you to walk going to your individual donor account on CanadaHelps or submitted to BethesdaHouse directly.

Walk socially distanced and safe, with a group of friends, family, colleagues

→ with donations going to each individual walkers’ own donor account on CanadaHelps or submitted directly to BethesdaHouse

Walk socially distanced and safe, as a designated team representing a family, business, sport, service club, special interest, etc.

→ with donations for everyone going to the team’s donor account on CanadaHelps or submitted directly to BethesdaHouse

HOW TO SIGN UP FOR THE WALK

Every adult walker (age 18 and over) is asked to sign up using the form provided:

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE WALK

Information on the form will give us the information we need to send you your receipt, walk kit, etc.

There is no registration fee.

A minimum donation of $25 is required to receive a charitable donation receipt.

Every adult walker signing up for the walk by June 4th will receive a walk kit with a face mask, a walk bandana for the pet(s) walking with you, a walk poster to put in your window or carry as you walk to promote the cause, and miscellaneous goodies.

Donations may continue to be made after that date, but do not give time for kit distribution.

DONATION PLATFORMS

Walkers may submit their donations, and donations raised from those who sponsor them to walk via

PLAY A ROLE IN MAKING YOUR WALK A SUCCESS

Be as creative as you would like to be!

Pre walk

Recruit other walkers/teams, promote (social media, hand-made posters, using whatever media resources available to you)

Post location of your walk so others can join in or cheer on

During the walk

Live stream if possible, post pictures, etc. Tag your posts with #imwalkingmyway

Post walk

Post individual team results, video, pictures, etc.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR THE WALK

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CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP

Another way to support the walk….

Bronze Sponsorship:  $500

Silver Sponsorship:  $1,500

Gold Sponsorship:  $2,500

Platinum Sponsorship:  $5,000

In return for your Support:

All walk social media will include recognition of your support (pre, during and post-event)

Your information will be included in the walk kits

You will receive a charitable donation receipt