5th Annual Western New York VisionWalk
Date: Saturday, May 14, 2016
Time: 9:00am Registration Opens / 10:00am Stage Presentation
Location: Canalside - Great Lawn, Buffalo, NY
Walk Chairs: Kelly Geiser & Sarah Malburg
Medical Chairs: Gareth Lema, M.D., Ph.D. & Jack Sullivan, M.D., Ph.D.
Join us at the VisionWalk Kick Off!!!
Date: Saturday, April 2, 2016
Location: Chef's Restaurant - 291 Seneca Street, Buffalo, NY
Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm
The VisionWalk Kick Off is a great opportunity to get the tools and information necessary to increase your fundraising and learn about the important research your fundraising efforts make possible. Please bring any and all family members, friends, and colleagues interested in joining the fight against blindness!
Western New York Speaker Series Presentation and VisionWalk Preview Call Recording
click here to listen to the Western New York Speaker Series Presentation and VisionWalk Preview conference call that took place on Wednesday, January 27th. Ben Shaberman, Director of Science Communications at the Foundation Fighting Blindness, presented the latest information on the Foundation's research portfolio, particularly focusing on current and upcoming clinical trials. If you have any questions about this call please contact Elizabeth Roithmayr at ERoithmayr@FightBlindness.org or (212) 244-1470.
Are You a Team Captain?
Check out our VisionWalk Team Captain Packet which has all of the information you need to cheer on your team and paint Western New York blue and yellow!
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: Western New York VisionWalk
80 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004
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!
Spread the word to businesses and corporations by asking for their sponsorship support. Sponsorship solicitation is easy and rewarding. To order your sponsorship packets or for more information about "making the ask", please contact Elizabeth Roithmayr at 212-244-1470 or ERoithmayr@FightBlindness.org. Click here for the Sponsorship Opportunity form.
Calling All Volunteers!
Are you looking for another way to get involved with the Western New York VisionWalk? We are always in need of great volunteers. Contact us today - we need your help!
Join the Committee!
Help make the Western New York VisionWalk great! Join the VisionWalk Leadership Group and let your voice be heard as we plan the 5th Annual Western New York VisionWalk. Contact Elizabeth Roithmayr at (212) 244-1470 or ERoithmayr@FightBlindness.org for more information about the Leadership Group.
For more information or to register, contact:
Thank You to our 2016 Sponsors!
The Vincent & Harriet Palisano Foundation