Walk Details

New York City Walk

Hudson River Park - Pier 45 

Walk Check-in: 9:00 AM

Walk Start: 11:00 AM

 

Participant Announcements

Message from your Coordinator

Hello everyone! We are so thrilled you are joining us for the Walk to Defeat ALS! Please don't hesistate to contact me if you have ANY questions!

The Walk will be held at Hudson River Park - Pier 45 on Saturday, May 7, 2022! 

For questions please reach out to Meg Emery, Senior Manager of Fundraising and Special Events at 212-720-3049 or memery@als-ny.org. 

Below are some helpful links and tips to get you started!

 

Fundraising Challenge

We're so excited to be launching this year's New York City Walk to Defeat ALS Fundraising Challenge! There are lots of great prizes to win, so keep reading. Not signed up for the walk yet? Register here!

The Fundraising Challenge begins at 9am on Monday, April 4th, and will end at 5pm on Sunday, April 10th.

FUNDRAISING WEEK CHALLENGES
Most funds raised by a whole Team: the Team Captain will win a Customized Social Media post highlighting their walk team & a $50 Amazon Gift Card.

Most funds raised by a Walker: one walk participant will win a Customized Social Media post highlighting why you walk & a Heatwise Yoga Studio 5-Class Pack located in Brooklyn Heights.

Start a Facebook fundraiser through your Participant Center: one walk participant will win a $50 Patrizia's Gift Card.

Team that recruits the most team members: the Team Captain will win a Customized Social Media post highlighting their walk team & a $50 Patrizia's Gift Card.

Make a self-donation of $50 or more: one walk participant will win a $50 Patrizia's Gift Card.

 

Walker Tools  |  Participant Center  | Register Now

New Incentive Program

NEW THIS YEAR! THE MORE YOU RAISE THE MORE YOU RECEIVE!

All Walk participants are eligible for a host of prizes based on your personal fundraising success. Sign up and get a jump start on your fundraising now. This benefit is awarded to individuals, not teams or donors, so make sure the donations to your personal fundraising record add up!

FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES
- RAISE $100: receive the 2022 Walk to Defeat ALS t-shirt!

- RAISE $500: receive a drawstring bag + the 2022 Walk to Defeat ALS t-shirt!

- RAISE $1,500: receive the 2022 VIP Walk to Defeat ALS t-shirt + a drawstring bag!

- RAISE $2,500: receive a stainless steel tumbler + the 2022 VIP Walk to Defeat ALS t-shirt + a drawstring bag!

- RAISE $5,000: receive a baseball cap + a stainless steel tumbler + the 2022 VIP Walk to Defeat ALS t-shirt + a drawstring bag!

Fundraising Tools

Walker Handbook
Your go-to guide for everything Walk related. It contains interesting ideas, helpful tips, and chapter contact information.

My Walk Supporters Pledge Sheet
Print this worksheet out and keep track of your donations!

Deposit Slip
Are you mailing your donations to The ALS Association before the Walk? Help them out and fill out a deposit slip!


Fundraising tools at your fingertips

Did you know that you can raise money for this year’s Walk through Facebook? Connect your fundraising page with Facebook's Fundraising platform to easily ask for support from your network! 

Facebook Fundraising Button Walk 2019

 

We've Gone Mobile!

Your fundraising has gone mobile thanks to the Walk to Defeat ALS mobile & tablet app. Now you can fundraise on the go by sending emails, monitoring your fundraising progress and updating your page. 


        

 

2022 Walk to Defeat ALS T-Shirt

T-Shirts

Only participants who've raised $100 will get a t-shirt. This benefit is awarded to individuals, not teams or donors, so make sure the donations to your personal fundraising record add up!

In addition to working toward one for yourself, you should spread the word to encourage your friends, family, and coworkers to earn their very own shirt.

Log into Participant Center to check your progress!

Get Social

Make sure you become of a fan of our Chapter on Facebook to receive information about fundraising contests, shout outs to outstanding teams and walkers, and important Walk Day details!

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