I was honored to be invited to a kick-off event for the 2018 Orlando Heart Walk recently with some of the Executive Champions that I shared a billboard with last year for reaching a specified fundraising goal by a designated date to kick-off the 2017 Heart Walk.
This year, that goal has been raised to $5000!!! Not sure if I’ll get to be on a billboard again to help promote the Heart Walk if I reach the goal, but I am definitely going to make every effort to reach EACH OF YOU to raise this money; so start putting aside some dollars now! I will post my team and donation link in a couple weeks to get the fundraising ball going! Everyone was so wonderful and giving in your support of the Heart Walk last year (even if you couldn’t be there to walk), you helped me surpass my goal. I can’t do this without all of you, so who’s with me?!? 🙂
I wanted to put a few things in perspective on this post since it has been 25 years since the Heart Walk started – to show you how far your dollars have come in making a difference over the years.
Take a moment to think about what these signs will read in the next 25 years with even more donations for research for heart disease and stroke! It really puts things into perspective, doesn’t it?
During the event, we also celebrated our Heart Walk Ambassador, Zane! He was there with his parents. Zane was a little shy and didn’t want to speak, so his mom shared his story. Here’s his very own sign displayed at the event. What a brave young boy!
I hope you found this helpful and are getting as excited about the 2018 Orlando Heart Walk as I am…even if you can’t walk and you can only donate…you are doing something good. Take it from me, a heart attack survivor. Look for upcoming communication from me with additional information on how to donate towards my $5000 goal or to join my team. Every dollar counts!
The 2018 Orlando Heart Walk will be held at UCF Memory Mall on Saturday, November 3, 2018.