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BENEFITING: FARM SANCTUARY

EVENT: 2016 Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run

EVENT DATE: Oct 01, 2016

Maya Bach

THE STORY:

Take a step closer to a more compassionate world at the 2016 Chicago Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run!

Join the movement on October 10th, 2016 at Chicago’s Belmont Harbor to raise funds and awareness for Farm Animals. Come with friends, family, and neighbors for a two-mile walk or run along Chicago’s lakefront. Registration will begin at 7:45 a.m.  Opening ceremonies will begin at 8:45 followed by the walk and fun run. 

 

After the walk, participants will gather at the eighth annual Chicago VeganMania  for a daylong celebration of compassionate living, including a presentation from Farm Sanctuary President and Co-founder Gene Baur at 11 a.m. at the Main Presentation Stage.

 

The Chicago Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run is limited to the first 200 compassionate supporters, so register today to reserve your spot on the starting line. 

Adult walkers and runners must raise a minimum of $100 by 09/29/16 to participate in this event. If, for example, you fall $10 short of the fundraising minimum, your credit card will automatically be charged the extra $10 on 09/29/2016 towards your $100 minimum. If your credit card is charged, the entry on your statement will reference Network for Good, our payment processor. Please refer to the Crowdrise Policy or email walk@farmsanctuary.org. 

The top fundraisers (as of September 23) will receive special recognition at an exclusive dinner with Gene, hosted by the legendary Chicago Diner.

 

Register today and help further Farm Sanctuary’s life-saving mission to provide urgent care and lifelong refuge, as well as education and advocacy for farm animals everywhere.  

 

Sleep In For Farm Animals

If you can’t be in Chicago, you can still be a part of the movement online by joining the 2016 Sleep In for Farm Animals.  No matter what your schedule or where you live, you can be a critical part of this powerful campaign to make a difference for farm animals. 

 

Volunteer

You can be a part of the movement by volunteering at the 2016 Chicago Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run. We need event volunteers to make sure our event is a success! We have several volunteer opportunities, please email walk@farmsanctuary.org or register today. Thank you so much for ALL of your support.

 

The Walk For Farm Animals

The Walk for Farm Animals has been part of Farm Sanctuary since the beginning. In 1986, we didn’t yet have our sanctuary in Watkins Glen, but we had a small group of dedicated volunteers who helped us establish the first Walk for Farm Animals in support of our mission to stop animal abuse and suffering. Those first efforts were modest by today’s standards, but they helped fund the down payment for what became our first official shelter and national headquarters.
 

From those humble beginnings, the Walks have continued to be a vital part of our fundraising and outreach efforts and keep growing as more people learn about farm animal issues and want to help. The funds raised by the Walks support our work to rescue farm animals, provide urgent care and lifelong refuge, as well as our education and advocacy efforts for farm animals everywhere. Over the years, the Walks have raised nearly $2 million for Farm Sanctuary thanks to the dedication of our volunteer Walk Coordinators and our amazing walkers! You can join the movement and start making a difference today by registering for the 2016 Chicago Walk for Farm Animals and Fun Run! 

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To This Fundraiser

$450

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $25

  • RICK BACH

    $100

  • Jenny Dodson Msitry

    $50

  • Eitan Friedman

    $50

  • Deonna Dodson

    $50

  • Adi Friedman

    $25

  • Bryce Bach

    $50

  • Kris and Wendy

    $50

  • Kathy Williamson

    $50

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129% Raised of$350 Goal

The Team: $450 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Donor Comments

Kathy Williamson

Kathy Williamson

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Kris and Wendy

Kris and Wendy

DONATION: $50

Thank you, Maya to help Farm Sanctuary, a national organization dedicated to providing resources and support to animals who have been abused, neglected or rescued from inhumane environments. I remember when you were concerned about the treatment of the horses used to carry tourists to the sites of Petra and wrote a letter to the government of Jordan. Thank you for all you do to help the animals of the world..... 4 years ago

Bryce Bach

Bryce Bach

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Adi Friedman

Adi Friedman

DONATION: $25

4 years ago

Deonna Dodson

Deonna Dodson

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Eitan Friedman

Eitan Friedman

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Jenny Dodson Msitry

Jenny Dodson Msitry

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

RICK BACH

RICK BACH

DONATION: $100

4 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

4 years ago