We made an impact!
Thanks to everyone who supported and participated this past May 2013. We look forward to partnering in 2014!
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has designated
May 2013 (and beyond) as National Preeclampsia Awareness Month
on the U.S. National Health Observances Calendar.
Lehigh Valley/Easton, PA 2013 Walk
Saturday, May 4th
12 noon Forks Township Community Park ~ 500 Zucksville Road
*Pavilion by the Tennis Courts*
Easton, Penna. is along the eastern border of NJ / 20 miles East of Allentown /
60 miles North of Phila. / 70 miles from NYC
12-12:30PM: Check-in / Registration / Refreshments/ Playground time
12:30-1PM: Welcoming Remarks, Physician Speech, Proclamation Presentations
Tree Planting Ceremony, Walk Route kick-off
Following: Raffle, Awards and Prizes
Physician Guest Speaker
Dr. Douha Sabouni, M.D., Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Elected Official Advocacy Speakers
Penna Senator Bob Mensch and House Representative Joe Emrick
Extended route will pass by local merchants/shopping strip (1 mile park path + .75 miles)
Senator Bob Mensch, Representative Joe Emrick, and Mayor Sal Panto sponsor Resolutions declaring May 2013 as Preeclampsia Awareness Month in Penna.
SPECIAL THANKS TO all co-sponsors,
AND to their DISTRICT OFFICES for such valuable support.
Playground Party - strollers and wagons welcome, sorry no pets
Free Event T-shirt with registration (limited quantity, register early)**to be guarenteed exact size and quantity register by March!
- Goodie Bag (limited quantity, register early)
Raffle and Auction: sports and entertainment tickets, dining and shopping gift certs, baby and kiddie item buckets, hobby and vacation prizes, & themed baskets for all ages!
Refreshments: fruit, sub sandwiches, cupcakes, snack bags, water bottles!
Foundation merchandise sales (survivor shirts, pens, hats, pins, magnets and more!)
Survivors' stories, Walk Team Pictures and Recognition
Research and advocacy updates, education materials, side fundraising opps
Cash & Media Sponsors
also see column to right