TAKE GIANT STEPS TOWARD MAKING A DIFFERENCE
5K Stilt Walk to Benefit Make-A-Wish®
Breezewood, Pa., April 30, 2013—Gather your family and friends and walk alongside Brian Snyder on Saturday, June 8, as he makes a 5K trek on stilts at Giant Steps Walk for A Wish to benefit Make-A-Wish® Greater Pennsylvania and Southern West Virginia. The 5K run will take place at 11 a.m., with the walk beginning at 1 p.m., from Juniata Crossing to Juniata Trading Company, Route 30.
Registration for the 5K run is $15 and $20 day of the event. Although the 5K walk is free, money can be raised through pledges. Other activities taking place will include a raffle and bake sale. Brian will be walking to help make wishes come true in memory of wish kid Leevi Steele.
Make-A-Wish ® Greater Pennsylvania and Southern West Virginia is a non-profit organization that grants wishes to children, aged 2 ½ to 18, with life-threatening medical conditions. Currently, the local chapter is one of the most active in the country, having fulfilled more than 13,500 wishes. For more information, please call Make-A-Wish at (800) 676-9474 or visit its Web site at www.wishgreaterpa.org.