8th Annual Philadelphia VisionWalk

Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 8:45AM to Noon
Location: Independence National Historical Park Philadelphia, PA
Walk Chairs: Kathy Fenstermacher and Jeffrey Gazzara
Chapter Presidents: Barbara Moffatt and Marie Raquet
Medical Chair: Sunir Garg, MD, FACS

Youth Chairs: Megan Marsh and Markie DeVoe
Lehigh Valley Community Chairs: Kathy Fenstermacher and Lori Marsh
***If you are in the Lehigh Valley Area and have any questions for Kathy and Lori, they can be reached at gkfenstermacher@verizon.net and LoriMarshFFB@gmail.com
 

Philadelphia VisionWalk 2013

Join us for the 2014 VisionWalk Kickoff on Saturday, September 6!!
Blue and Yellow Balloons
Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 1PM to 3PM at
Maggiano's Little Italy King of Prussia 
Address: 2015 Mall Boulevard King of Prussia, PA 19406


Learn more about VisionWalk, meet other teams, learn new fundraising tips and celebrate the fantastic job the group is doing!  I look forward to meeting you there!!

Please RSVP to Jenn Pugliese at 212-244-1470 or JPugliese@FightBlindness.org by Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

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 Philadelphia 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: Philadelphia VisionWalk
80 Broad Street
Suite 3301
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.

A round of applause for our All Stars:

*Eddie Babin of The Guide Dogs

*Charles Fenstermacher of Vision Warriors

*Lauren Miller of the Retina Renegades

*Barbara Moffatt of Forbidden Drivers

*Michelle Oberst of Sea the World

*Heather Napolitano of Eye Love Stem Cells

*Marie Raquet of The Shooting Stargardts

*Stephen Repsher of Nittany

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 Jenn Pugliese at 212-244-1470 or JPugliese@FightBlindness.org

We also need in-kind donations for walk day, bagels, water, snacks, etc.  If you have any connections and wish to reach out, here is your in-kind sponsor donation packet.

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

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!

Spread the word, hang up our flier!!!

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!

Join Team Eye Love Stem Cells on Thursday, September 4th at JD's Smokehouse located at 3000 O'Donnell St, Baltimore, MD 21224 from 6PM - 9PM. For a $10 donation you are supporting a good cause and will receive a light buffet with food and drink specials!

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

Jenn Pugliese
212-244-1470  Square Bullet Point  JPugliese@FightBlindness.org

 

Thank You to Our Sponsors:

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

Community Captain:

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Community Partner:

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