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About AIDS Walk 2017

When and where does the Walk start?

Registration for AIDS Walk begins at 10:00 am and the Walk will begin at 11:00 am at Cascades Park on Saturday, February 18th!
Simply follow the signs and get ready to have fun.

How long is the Walk?

AIDS Walk is a approximately 1 mile (one lap) around the course.

 

What if I get tired along the way?

There will be rest stops along the route with water.
We can also provide a ride back to the finish line if you get too tired.

 

Can I wear rollerblades, ride a skateboard or scooter, run the event, etc?

No. AIDS Walk is a walking event only.
However, strollers, wheelchairs, and pull wagons are welcome.

 

What if I need special accommodations to participate?

Please call 850-656-2437 x 301 at least 48 hours before the Walk.
We will do our best to accommodate your needs.

 

Where do I park for the event?

 

Can I raise additional funds?

Absolutely! We encourage everyone to ask friends, family and co-workers to donate. Once you register online, you can send emails to everyone to pledge/donate to your Walk effort. If you receive cash or check donations, bring these with you to the event and turn them in before the start.

                                                         

How do I register the day of the event?

There will be a large registration area to quickly process registrations and we will be accepting cash, check and credit cards. Registration for day of the event is $25 which includes a T-Shirt (while supplies last). You may also turn in any additional funds you have collected. Remember, the more you raise, the more chances you get for the grand prize.

Registration for the Walk begins at 10am - The Walk begins at 11am

 

How do I turn in money given to me after the Walk?

Please return your remaining funds via check to:

 

Big Bend Cares, Inc.

2201 S Monroe Street

Tallahassee, FL 32301

Please do not send cash. You may also call 850-656-2437 ext 301 or 225 to arrange a drop off funds in person.

 

What does it cost to register?

Prior to the 18th, $20 includes an official AIDS Walk T-shirt. Children are free. All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. If you do not wish to by a shirt, the donation is only $15.00!

Can my friends, family or office walk as a Team?

Absolutely! Simply designate someone as your team captain, have them register online and create a name for your team. Then, anyone can join your team when they register.

Where does the money raised by the Walk go?

Funds raised by AIDS Walk  stay in the Big Bend region to serve approximately 900 of our neighbors affected by HIV/AIDS. 

Services include:

  • Case Management Services
  • Mental Health/Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Prescription Medication Assistance
  • Prevention Education
  • Access to Medical Care
  • Food
  • Housing Assistance
  • Transportation
  • And MORE!

This is a SWEET fundraising site by Blue Sky Collaborative