Date(s) - 09/08/2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The 17th annual Walk of Hope for ALS, a 3.5-mile walk around Lake Quannapowitt in Wakefield, MA to benefit The Angel Fund for ALS Research, will be held on Saturday, September 8th, 2018. The event begins with registration at 9 a.m. followed by the start of the walk at 11 a.m.
In addition to the walk around Lake Quannapowitt, the event includes the annual dove release for those who are living with ALS and those who have lost their courageous battle to the disease, children’s activities and refreshments for all walkers.
Donations to the Angel Fund can also be made online, or can be sent to The Angel Fund, 649 Main Street, Wakefield, MA 01880. All donations should be made payable to The Angel Fund. To assist its walkers, The Angel Fund has joined FirstGiving.com which enables walkers to create their own webpage to raise money online.
There are several levels of corporate sponsorship for the Walk of Hope for ALS. Several local businesses have already pledged their support as sponsors of the Walk, including Major Sponsors the Law Office of Nigro, Pettepit and Lucas, and The J Group benefiting ALS research. Other sponsors include: Porcello Law Office, The Savings Bank and UMass Medical.
Sponsorship opportunities are available.
Get your team together – Register for the Walk today!
Download Walk of Hope for ALS brochure
Check out the 2017 Walk photos.
Our teams are registering for the Walk of Hope:
Family Making Footprints
Margie’s Irish Inspirations
Team Mrs. B
Team Stoneham Bank
Rolling with Richard – Team Rossi
Teresa/Esther in Memory of
Team Tom Colleran
Team Wilfred John