Hike for Hospice
Presents the First Annual
Join us for a leisurely 2 mile walk followed by a Celebration of Life
on Saturday, April 20, 2013
at Park East in Governor's Land
2700 Two Rivers Road, Williamsburg, VA
Walk to celebrate the memory of loved ones, in honor of someone,
or just to support Hospice House!
WHY HIKE FOR HOSPICE?
Hospice House & Support Care of Williamsburg provides physical, emotional, social, and spiritual support to enhance the quality of living for individuals facing the last phases of life as well as providing support for the people that they love. Your support allows Hospice House to offer our services free of charge.
Your gifts this year will help...
...over 160 terminally ill individuals who will be admitted to Hospice House
...between 20-25 home caregivers every month who receive respite support services
...over 800 bereaved family members who will receive support services
WAYS TO RAISE MONEY:
Registration Fee: $25/Hiker and no fee for Hikers ages 12 and under and accompanied by an adult or guardian.
Walk as an individual or form a team to celebrate the memory of loved ones, in honor of someone, or just to support Hospice House - invite family, friends, co-workers, and neighbors to join you or sponsor you. Name and promote your team, spread the word through your personal networks, have t-shirts made, bring a sign or banner and get your team picture taken together. Path is stroller, motorized scooter, and wheelchair friendly. Please no pets. Parking is limited so consider carpooling.
12:15 - 1:45 Check-in, pick-up daypack, team pictures, silent auction opens
1:45 - 2:00 Opening remarks, Hike begins
2:30 - 4:00 Celebration begins with music by Bobby Hornsby as DJ, dancing, food and drinks
3:45 - 4:15 Silent auction ends, door prizes awarded
4:15 - 4:30 Closing remarks
Lynn Ellis, author of The Humanity of Medicine, will be available to sign copies of her book from 1pm-3pm!
Registration & Pledge Form needs to be turned into Hospice House by April 5, 2013 in order to receive the incentives listed below.
*Must be present to win raffle
HIKE FOR HOSPICE WILL TAKE PLACE RAIN OR SHINE!
QUESTIONS? Contact Hospice House at
4445 Powhatan Parkway, Williamsburg, VA 23188
THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING
HIKE FOR HOSPICE
A fundraising event to benefit
Hospice House & Support Care of Williamsburg
Thank you to our Hike for Hospice sponsors