Q: When is the Harrisonburg Walk to End Lupus Now?
A: Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 5:00pm
Q: How do I sign up for the Walk?
A: Click on the green "Register Here" button to sign up as an individual, start a team or join an existing team.
Q: Does it cost money to register for the Walk?
A: No! To celebrate our inaugural Harrisonburg Walk to End Lupus Now, there is no minimum donation or registration fee.
Q: Where will the Walk start?
A: The walk will begin at JMU's University Park, located at 1090 Devon Lane, Harrisonburg, VA 22807.
Q: Is there parking available?
A: Yes, there is parking available.
Q: When should I arrive?
A: Anytime after 3:45pm. Be sure to arrive by 4:45pm to warm up before the Walk!
Q: What do I do when I arrive?
A: If you did not pre-register online please stop by the registration tent. If you have pre-registered online, simply check-in at the registration tent and feel free to visit with vendors before heading to the stage for opening festivities.
Q: How early can I register?
A: The registration tent will open at 4:00pm.
Q: Will there be food and beverages served when I arrive?
A: Yes, light snacks and water will be provided after the walk.
Q: Will you be providing water?
A: Yes. We will have bottled water available after the walk.
Q: Can anyone walk at the Harrisonburg Walk for Lupus Now! event?
A: Yes, as long as they have paid the $25 minimum donation, they are welcome to attend.
Q: Is the Walk cancelled if it rains?
A: No! We will be out there walking RAIN OR SHINE!
Q: Can I bring my own chairs or tent?
A: You can bring your own chairs if you want to ensure somewhere to sit, however you are PROHIBITED from bringing your own tent.
Q: How long is the walk route?
A: The entire route is less than a mile, but you can feel free to walk the entire route or turn around at any point and come back at your leisure.
Q: How do I get one of those cool walk t-shirts?
A: Please make sure to raise at least $100 prior to the walk, or bring your donations to the walk. All INDIVIDUAL participants raising $100 or more will receive a walk t-shirt at registration. Limit 1 t-shirt per person.
Q: Will you be accepting donations at the walk?
A: YES! You can drop them off at registration.
Q: Do I need to have all my money turned in by walk day?
A: No. We will be collecting donations 4 weeks following the walk.
Q: Where can I mail in my donations?
A: Lupus Foundation of America, 2121 K St. NW, Suite 200 Washington, DC 20037, Attn: Walk to End Lupus Now!
Q: Will I receive my incentive items at registration?
A: No, incentive items will be mailed to participants.
Q: I want to help plan the walk! Who should I contact?
A: Email our Committee Chair, Wanda Washington at firstname.lastname@example.org