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The Walk and 5K Run- Petoskey

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August 14, 2010
8:00 am


Bay View Association
Petoskey, MI United States


Elizabeth Mrozinski

Come Support ‘The Walk and Run’
Moving Forward Until There’s a Cure
With Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan
WHO: Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan and supporters
WHAT: “The Walk and Run” – Petoskey (Bay View)
WHERE: Petoskey – Historic Bay View Resort
WHEN: Saturday, August 14, 2010
Registration begins at 8 a.m. and walk/run starts at 10 a.m.
CONTACT: Elizabeth Mrozinski 231.330.1532 / Sarah Withey 231.838.0921 or visit leukemiamichigan.org

Lace up your tennis shoes, bring a friend, and come support Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan on Saturday, August 14, 2010, as supporters walk and run along a scenic three-mile route for a cure. Registration will start at 8 a.m. and “The Walk & Run” will begin at 10 a.m.

“The Walk & Run” will take place through Petoskey’s historic Bay View Resort Community. Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan is currently servicing over 200 patients in Northern Michigan. All money raised at “The Walk & Run” will stay in Northern Michigan. The event will include food, refreshments and entertainment. Those who plan to take part in “The Walk & Run” may also register online at www.leukemiamichigan.org.

There is $20 pre-registration fee to participate in “The Walk & Run” and $25 registration fee for those who register the day of the event. Each participant who raises $100 will receive a 2010 “The Walk” T-shirt. The registration fee will go towards the $100 required to receive “The Walk” T-shirt.

To make the event even more exciting, supporters can recruit and name their teams. They can then register their teams online at www.leukemiamichigan.org, where they may set up a personalized fundraising page to share their stories. Family members and friends of the teams may donate via credit card on the website through the participant’s page.

About Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan is a statewide agency helping families cope with leukemia, lymphoma and related disorders by providing information, financial assistance and emotional support. In addition, Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan has provided more than $6.5 million in research dollars to Michigan’s comprehensive cancer institutes. Children’s Leukemia Foundation of Michigan is headquartered in Troy, Michigan. For more information, call 1-800-825-2536 or visit www.leukemiamichigan.org.