The 8th Annual Philadelphia VisionWalk was a Huge Success!!!

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Saturday, October 11th was a day to Remember!  We hope you enjoyed our festivities as we celebrated our fundraising efforts in support of the critical research that we fund!  All of our teams came out with such enthusiasm - even though we had Terrible weather - making Walk Day a true celebration!!!!

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Together we raised over $203,000!   And donations are STILL coming in! - any contribution turned in by December 31, 2014 will still count toward this year's VisionWalk!

Please send any checks to:

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Philadelphia VisionWalk
80 Broad Street, Suite 3301
New York, NY 10004 

Photos from our official photographer will be available soon! If you have any photos from Walk Day, please email them to us so that we can post them on the website.

Thank You To Our Walk Committee!
Walk Chairs:
Kathy Fenstermacher and Jeffrey Gazzarra

Youth Chairs: Markie DeVoe and Megan Marsh
Chapter Presidents: Barbara Moffatt and Marie Raquet

Thanks to Our Sponsors
Scheie Eye Institute
GE Lighting
Mid-Atlantic Retina
Fox Fothschild LLP
Cozen O'Conner
The Hankin Group

Thanks to our In-Kind Sponsors
Wegman's
WaWa
Herr's

And finally, a huge THANK YOU to each and every one of our team captains, walker and volunteers!

Your support, dedication and energy made the day a true success.  With your help, a cure is in sight!

Stay tuned for our final tally and our Walk Day photo album!

I am still here and ready to help you with anything you need! Please call me or e-mail with any questions you have.

Have You Collected Checks?
Enter your checks here and then send them in to our office to watch your thermometer climb!

Foundation Fighting Blindness
Attn: Philadelphia VisionWalk
80 Broad Street
Suite 3301
New York, NY 10004

A Huge round of applause for our All Stars
Every individual who raises $1,000 or more for VisionWalk has been inducted into the All Stars Club.

A round of applause for our All Stars:

*Cindy Lou Altman of Blind Bikers

*Ed and Pam Babin of The Guide Dogs

*Sharon Block of Team Block

*Sara Cohen of Blind Melon

*Thomas Earle of Forbidden Drivers

*Charles Fenstermacher of Vision Warriors

*Glen Fenstermacher of Vision Warriors

*Kathy Fenstermacher of Vision Warriors

*Jeffrey Gazzara of Eye Candy

*Rebecca Guy of Kellen's Crew

*Frances Krouse of The Shooting Stargardts

*Christy Madara of Blind Melon

*Megan Marsh of Team Megan

*Elizabeth McCracken of Blind Melon

*Tammy McCracken of Blind Melon

*Mayda Melendez of Isma's Miracle

*Lauren Miller of the Retina Renegades

*Barbara Moffatt of Forbidden Drivers

*Michelle Oberst of Sea the World

*Heather Napolitano of Eye Love Stem Cells

*Dominick Napalitano of Eye Love Stem Cells

*Marie Raquet of The Shooting Stargardts

*Stephen Repsher of Nittany

*Chris Steinmeier of Sight for Sore Eyes

*Lora Swatko of Eye Believe

Fundraising Ideas and Tips!

We are your resource to finding new fundraising tips, figuring out how to get started, get help with telling your story and spreading the word around your community! 

Why support FFB?  This will be one of the most asked questions you receive, we have so many answers for you to provide!
 

Want to get local community businesses involved?  A great way to do this is through our POPeyes campaign. Learn more about the program.

What is better than supporting FFB while you shop? 
Raise funds for your FAVORITE charity by going to smile.amazon.com every time you shop on Amazon, designate us as your charity and every time you make a purchase, we receive .5% of the sales!

FUNdrasing Around Town!

Please keep checking back for updates!

 

For more information or to register for the Walk, please contact:

Jennifer Geider
212-244-1470  Square Bullet Point  JGeider@FightBlindness.org

 

Thank You to Our Sponsors:

A BIG Thank You to our sponsors who help us reach our goals each and every year!!!!!

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In Kind:

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