Mark your calendar!
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has designated
May 2013 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, Proclamation Presentations
Tree Planting Ceremony, Walk Route kick-off
Following: Raffle, Awards and Prizes
Walk Route: 1 mile park path
Extended route: will pass by local merchants/shopping strip (1 mile park path + .75 miles)
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Senator Bob Mensch, Representative Joe Emrick, and Mayor Sal Panto attending to present proclamations/resolutions declaring May 2013 as Preeclampsia Awareness Month in Penna. SPECIAL THANKS TO ALL of them for scheduling to attend our walk to present! AND to their DISTRICT OFFICES for such valuable support.
Playground Party - clown, animal balloons, fire station visit!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: Iron Pigs Baseball tix, wine tasting party for 12, Starbucks basket, muscle massage gift certificates, ArtsQuest tix to see Nick DiPaolo, huge diaper cake with baby accessories, Crayola craft baskets, autographed Flyers memorabilia and children's book, Fightin' Phils Baseball tix, jewelry, dining gift certs, other themed baskets for kids, moms, dads, and walkers of all ages!
Refreshments: fruit, subs, cupcakes, snacks!
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
$20 for adults and $10 for children under 13. Register on-line in advance. Day of walk registration fee; $25.
Physician Guest Speaker
Dr. Douha Sabouni, M.D., Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cash & In-kind Sponsors
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