The Down Syndrome Association of Greater Richmond (DSAGR) invites you to our..
7th Annual Step UP for Down Syndrome
5K & Family Festival!
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Join us for a family-friendly day...
Saturday, October 12, 2013
RAIN or SHINE
The Shops at White Oak Village (http://www.theshopsatwhiteoakvillage.com/)
5K Run/Walk: Starts at 8:30AM
Free Family Festival: 9:00AM – Noon
- *NEW* Purchase a PERSONALIZED SIGN for your friend or loved one with DS to be displayed along the 5K route here!
- FREE Family-Friendly Entertainment & Activities
- Superstars Fashion Show featuring individuals with Down syndrome
- Prizes for Fundraising Teams!
- Live Music by The Groove Motive
- The Great DSAGR Pumpkin Patch
- Exhibitor & Advocacy Displays - *NEW* EXPANDED this year!
- *NEW* We are a pet-friendly event!
- Down Syndrome Superstars Ceremony honoring all indiviudals with Down syndrome in attendance
...& much more, while celebrating the lives and acheivements of individuals with Down syndrome in our community!
1. WALK or RUN: Register to walk or run our 5K by clicking on START FUNDRAISING at the top of this page! Choose the "5K REGISTRATION" link. When registering, click on "create a team" that can be linked to your fundraising page (see #3). Follow the unique link in your registration confirmation email to create your fundraising page! Additional race details coming soon. Check out the course map here. *DISCOUNTED EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION ENDED 8/15/13 AT NOON.* ONLINE REGISTRATION ENDS WEDNESDAY, 10/9/13 AT NOON.*
2. PLEDGE: Find your favorite fundraising page by clicking on "view all fundraising pages" & make a donation.
3. CREATE A FUNDRAISING PAGE! *EARN GREAT PRIZES!*
Collect pledges for our event with a fundraising page! ANY individual/group can create a fundraising page, including Team Captains (individuals with DS), walkers, runners, volunteers, virtual participants, friends, family, businesses, community groups, & more! Be sure to link your fundraising page to your favorite Team.
*NEW PRIZES THIS YEAR* Team Captains who fundraise at certain levels will earn GREAT PRIZES...
$100 OR MORE: DSAGR License Plate Holder
$250 OR MORE: DSAGR Carabiner*
$500 OR MORE: DSAGR Cooler*
$1,000 OR MORE: DSAGR Travel Blanket/Stadium Seat*
*You earn all other prizes at lower levels too!
VIEW PICTURES OF THE PRIZES HERE.
TEAMMATES' REGISTRATION FEES count toward your Team Captain's fundraising total!
TEAM FUNDRAISING AWARDS - We will also continue to recognize the top fundraising teams on stage and with a gift at the event!
4. VOLUNTEER: Register by visiting our NEW volunteer registration site at www.SignUpGenius.com/go/60B0E4EAFAE22A64-5kfamily. Use passcode STEPUP2013. Volunteers will receive a t-shirt (quantities permitting) and a coupon for a free Chick-Fil-A sandwich. Volunteers may begin picking up their t-shirts at The Shops at White Oak Village at the beginning of their shift on Thursday, October 10, 2013, or beginning at 5am on Saturday, October 12, 2013. *ONLINE VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION CLOSES 10/8/13 at Noon.* Contact Meg Rapelye, Volunteer Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
About the Event: Email email@example.com or visit the links under RESOURCES.
About First Giving: Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (877) 365-2949, 9AM-5PM, Mon.-Fri.
Your financial support funds DSAGR's efforts to improve the quality of life of individuals with DS & their families in our community.
Financial donations are TAX-DEDUCTIBLE.