11th Annual Los Angeles VisionWalk

Date:  November 11, 2017
Location:  Woodley Park - Section One
                    6350 Woodley Avenue
                    Van Nuys, CA  91436

 

Walk Chair:  Jessie Wolinsky / Jessie Sight Savers

 

9:00 AM - Registration
9:40 AM - Musica Performance by the Academy of Music for the Blind
10:00 AM - National Anthem
10:05 AM - Welcome
10:15 AM - Ribbon Cutting & Walk Begins
11:30 AM - Post Walk Awards Ceremony & BBQ

Walk Day Details:

Directions to Park:

Entrance to the Walk site is located near the Northeast corner of Woodley Avenue and Victory Boulevard.

405 South
Take 405 South
Exit 65 toward Victory Boulevard/Van Nuys
Turn right onto Victory Boulevard
Turn left onto Woodley Avenue
Turn left into Parking Lot

405 North
Take 405 North
Exit 64 Burbank Boulevard
Turn left onto Burbank Boulevard
Turn right onto Woodley Avenue
Turn right into Parking Lot

Metro Orange Line
There is a Woodley Avenue station off the Metro Orange Line

For those of you taking Access
If you need a physical address to give Access, please advise them to take you to 6335 Woodley Avenue.  This will bring you near the parking lot entrance to Section One.

Registration Procedures:
All participants please check in at the registration area, even if you have pre-registered on the website.  If you have donations with you, please turn them in at the registration area as soon you arrive.  Please remember to convert all cash into checks.  Everyone who raises $100 or more will receive a 2016 Los Angeles VisionWalk t-shirt.

Team Photos:
Don't forget to visit with our photographer to take a team photo to commemorate the day.

Musical Performance 9:40 AM:
Arrive in time for an amazing musical performance by the Academy of Music for the Blind.  AMB is a ground breaking institute of education for blind music students and not to be missed.

Walk Route:
There will be picnic tables and a hal-way point for those of you who decide not to walk the full 5K.  You can sit and wait for the rest of your team as they round Balboa Lake and walk back with you to the Walk site.

After Walk BBQ & Awards Celebration:
The smell of hotdogs and hamburgers will guide you back to the Walk site as we enjoy a post celebration awards ceremony and BBQ with celebrity chef, Fred Wolinsky, at the helm.  So plan on staying after the Walk for more food, fun, and celebration.

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: Los Angeles VisionWalk
2800 28th Street
Suite 310
Santa Monica, CA  90405

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!

 

All Star Club 2016 LETICIA COLCHADO / NAYS NETWORK
All Star Club 2016 ADAM LAWRENCE / ADAM'S SIGHTED GUIDES
All Star Club 2016 JACKIE JOSEPH-LAWRENCE /
ADAM'S SIGHTED GUIDES
All Star Club 2016 LYNNE KADISH / TEAM 4SIGHT
All Star Club 2016 JOANN OSTER / THE SEEING DONUT DOGS
All Star Club 2016 STACI REITER / TEAM RP
All Star Club 2016 DIANA WHITLACH / DIANA'S DREAM TEAM
All Star Club 2016 FRED WOLINSKY / JESSIE'S SIGHT SAVERS
All Star Club 2016 JESSIE WOLINSKY / JESSIE'S SIGHT SAVERS
All Star Club 2016 MARSHA WOLINSKY / JESSIE'S SIGHT SAVERS

 


Sponsorship Campaign
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 Donna Cohen at 866-782-7330 or DCohen@FightBlindness.org.

Calling All Volunteers!
Are you looking for another way to get involved with the Los Angeles VisionWalk? We are always in need of great volunteers. Contact us today - we need your help!

For more information or to register, contact:

Donna Cohen
Director, Events
PH: 866-782-7330
Cell:310-450-2910  
DCohen@FightBlindness.org 

 

Thank You to Our Sponsors:

 

COMMUNITY CAPTAIN

 

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COMMUNITY PARTNERS

 

Subaru Logo
UCLA Stein Logo JSEI Affiliates Logo
GE Current Logo Enhanced Vision
Hopeless Records Logo Santa Monica Eye Medical Group