11th Annual Orlando VisionWalk

We had a fantastic day at our 11th Annual Orlando VisionWalk on Sunday, May 1st! Thanks to each and every one of you for everything you did to make our walk such as success! We have raised over $85,000 so far!  Don't forget, any donations made by June 30th will help us reach our goal!

Over 300 walkers enjoyed a beautiful day at Cypress Grove Park to celebrate our fundraising efforts and bring us closer to a cure! We had beautiful weather, great food and good times with all our VisionWalk friends! A special thank you to our Walk Chair: Sarah Harbove, O.D., our Honorary Chairs: Jim Schott and Lee Corso, and our Chapter President: Dan Day!

Thank you to our Sponsors, which included:

Community Champions:
SunRay Homes

The Chatlos Foundation

Community Captains:
Jim & Ginny Schott

The Ahmed Family

Community Leaders:
George & Maryann Friedrich

The Schleich Family Foundation
Kimberly Grimm

Community Partners:
Florida Retina Institute

Gary Day
Richard & Brenda Schoonover
Kimberly Mosley
Pat & Audrey Knipe

Community Supporters:
Aker Eye Vision Source

Kay & Ed Hart
Bill & Pat Spoone
Dan & Leslie Spoone
Lulie Swan

And a very special thank you to our in-kind donors: 
Rogue Pub
Starbuck's
Krispy Kreme
McDonald's
Costco

Congratulations to the winners of our team prizes this year:

  • Best T-Shirt: Gracie's Eyes
  • Team Spirit: Dancer's Pointe
  • Most Money Raised: Sight for Sore Eyes
  • Largest Team: Team Aker Eye.

And finally, a HUGE thank you to all the Team Captains, walkers and volunteers for your support, dedication and energy that made the walk such a great success! We truly could not do it without you!

Time to cut the ribbon!

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: Orlando VisionWalk
4600 Marriott Drive
Suite 340
Raleigh, NC  27612

Become a VisionWalk All Star
Every individual who raises $1,000 or more for VisionWalk will be inducted into the All Stars Club and will receive a commemorative All Star pin on the day of the Walk. View our list of All Stars!

2016 Orlando VisionWalk All Stars

Jim Schott
Ginny Schott
Bill Chatlos
Janet Chatlos
Kimberly Grimm
Dan Day
Richard & Brenda Schoonover
Maryann Friedrich
George Friedrich
Ron Schleich
Mary Schl
eich
Sarah Harbove
Teresa Suris
Edgar I. Suris
Edgar L. Suris
Andrea Reilly
Tahir Ahmed

 

 

For more information contact:

Kensi Ward
(919) 781-8014  Square Bullet Point  KWard@FightBlindness.org