St. Jude Walk/Run - September 17

St. Jude Walk/Run - September 17

When: September 17, 2016

It’s time to walk and/or run with a purpose.

Dates and locations for the annual St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer have been finalized, and we’re looking at you, TKE Nation, to help us support the children of St. Jude.

On Saturday, September 17, Walk/Runs will take place at the following locations:

  • Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Mobile, Alabama
  • Dallas, Texas
  • Seattle, Washington
  • Little Rock Arkansas

Walk/Runs are set to take place in 61 communities on various dates in September during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This family-friendly event helps raise funds to support the lifesaving mission of St. Jude, where families never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food — because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.

Tau Kappa Epsilon is a Gold Level National Team for this year’s event and has committed to raising $100,000. After raising $45,000 in 2013, and $80,000 in both 2014 and 2015, we are confident TKE Nation can once again raise the bar.

Register your team today! Follow these simple steps:

  1. Follow the URL: CLICK HERE
  2. Click ‘Participate in an Event’
  3. Select a community near you
  4. Register a team or join an existing group
  5. Raise as much money as you can by utilizing Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
  6. Join the Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer

Note: All money raised for the St. Jude Walk/Run will count toward the 2016-17 Key Result Area Goals.

At the Donald R. Tapia Regional Leadership Conference this past February, Grand Prytanis Rod Talbot announced the Fraternity’s $2.6 million, six-year commitment to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to name the Proton Therapy Synchrotron/Particle Accelerator on the St. Jude campus.

Learn more about our commitment and additional fundraising opportunities.

For more information, please contact:

Nathan Lehman
Director of Fraternal Health

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