May 11, 2013
Brown County Fairgrounds
1500 Fort Howard Avenue
De Pere, WI
Northeast Wisconsin Chapter
1800 Appleton Road
Menasha, WI 54952
Steppin For Spence
Hope for Next Generation
M & M Crew
Team Lilly Bear
Allie's Wild Bunch
Finding a Cure for Kaylee
Chad & Cory's Cruisers
JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is Making Footprints Around the Nation!
When you arrive, head to the check-in area to turn in your Walker Collection Envelope. While additional envelopes will be available at check-in, please print and complete the Walker Donation Information Form and include it in your envelope. The Walker Donation Information Form is essential to confirm all your offline donations. The Walker Collection Envelope should also be completed with:
Please remember, each walker should turn in their own envelope. Walkers are asked NOT to combine funds into one envelope.
Also, don’t forget:
Walk Day Schedule
8:30 - 9:45 a.m. - Check in, money drop off, registration, kids activities, music and more!
9:15 - 9:45 a.m. - T-shirt contest on the WIXX stage with Otis Day
9:45 - 10:00 a.m. - Opening ceremonies and welcome
10:00 a.m. - Walk begins
Walk Location & Parking
JDRF Volunteers will be directing cars where to park. Please be patient and courteous on Walk Day!
1500 Fort Howard Ave
De Pere, WI 54115
Food, Fun and Entertainment
We’ll have music, kids’ activities, special guests and plenty of family fun including: Face painting, temporary tattoos, Bungee Jump, Obstacle Course, and appearances by Fang from the T-Ratts, Jeremiah from the Green Bay Bullfrogs, and some of your favorite Super Heroes.
Refreshments will be available from local vendors at the Walk. These will include: Subs from Cousins, chips, coffee from Starbucks, some gluten free options from Happy Bellies, bananas, muffins and more. Estimated carbs for each item will be available at the Walk. There are also water breaks and first aid stations throughout the Walk route. Juice and glucose tabs are available upon request.
Team Photos: Students from Northeast WI Technical College will be taking team photos. Look for the sign when you arrive .
Family Team Reminder:
Family Teams are invited to stop in and meet JDRF volunteers, other
families impacted by type 1, exhibitors and pharmaceutical vendors
including Roche, Walgreens, Sanofi, Novo Nordisk, Medtronic, JDRF
Outreach, Ride to Cure Diabetes, and Government Relations.
Team T-Shirt Design Contest: Report at 9:15 to the WIXX stage to be a part of the contest. The top three will be given a trophy before the walk begins.
Important Fundraising Details
Awards and Prizes: The deadline for turning in Walk money to JDRF for award and pledge prize eligibility is June 10, 2013. Walker Collection Envelopes to send in with post-Walk funds will be available at the check-in area.
Donor Receipts: Donors who have written a check to JDRF for $250+ will receive a letter of receipt from JDRF.
Prize catalogs are mailed to eligible participants approximately 10
weeks after the Walk. In order to receive a catalog, you must opt in to
the fundraising rewards program. If you did not opt in when you
registered for the Walk, you may still do so in your Participant Center
or on your Walker Collection Envelope. The deadline is four (4) weeks
post-Walk. Ordering information will be sent with each gift catalog. Visit the prize website to browse the Prize Catalog options.
Walk fundraising awards will be handed out at the JDRF Walk Awards
Celebration in July. Invitations to the Walk Awards Celebration will be
sent to all team captains, all walkers raising $500 or more, volunteers
and sponsors. Individuals or Teams raising $500-$999 will receive a
Certificate of Achievement. Individuals raising over $1,000 will
receive a JDRF Golden Sneaker Award. Teams who raise over $1,000 will
receive a Walk Award. Other fun awards and contests will also be
Remember you can continue fundraising after the Walk. Funds received up until four weeks post-Walk Day will be credited to your final individual and team totals for prizes and awards.
In addition, for every $250 you raise, you'll be entered into a drawing to win TWO airline tickets from Delta valued at $800 courtesy of Fox World Travel!!! The more you raise the more chances you get. The deadline to turn in funds is June 21 at 5 p.m
We look forward to seeing you on Walk Day! If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us at (920) 997-0038 or email@example.com.