2018 Chicago Walk for Apraxia

Every Child Deserves A Voice

09/16/2018

Goal

$65,000

Progress

65000
38969

Raised

$38,969
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Time:

Date: 09/16/2018
Registration: 9am
Walk begins at: 10am
While the event is over, your opportunity to give is not! Donations will be accepted through the end of the year.

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Location:

Venue: Fields near Central Park in Oak Brook Park District
Location: 1510 Forest Gate Rd.
Oak Brook, IL 60523
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Contact:

Barbara Matt & Michele Brady Kowalski
Email: info@theapraxiaconnection.org

Top Fundraisers

Participants

  1 -  $1,000 Milestone Maureen Elia ($2,299.25)
  2 -  $1,000 Milestone Colleen Rice ($2,215.00)
  3 -  $1,000 Milestone Susan Jaeschke ($1,367.00)
  4 -  $250 Milestone Bridget Collins ($450.00)
  5 -  $250 Milestone Nichole Kelso ($350.00)
  6 -  $250 Milestone Isadora Brown ($310.00)
  7 -  $250 Milestone Kim Rapper ($310.00)
  8 -  $250 Milestone Barbara Matt ($300.00)
  9 -  $250 Milestone Theresa Loss ($300.00)
  10 -  $250 Milestone Nichole Calhoun ($280.00)

Teams

  1 -  $2,500 Milestone Racin' for Greyson ($4,404.14)
  2 -  $2,500 Milestone Stomp out Apraxia with Colin! ($3,755.00)
  3 -  $1,000 Milestone ADREAM TEAM ($2,247.50)
  4 -  $1,000 Milestone Austin's All-Stars! ($2,165.00)
  5 -  $1,000 Milestone Warriors-4-Words ($1,900.00)
  6 -  $1,000 Milestone Team General Grant ($1,667.00)
  7 -  $1,000 Milestone Lucca's Loudtalkers ($1,640.00)
  8 -  $1,000 Milestone Ashlin's Apraxia Avengers ($1,517.00)
  9 -  $1,000 Milestone We are Cade's Voice! Hear us Roar! ($1,415.00)
  10 -  $1,000 Milestone Midwestern SLPs ($1,407.50)

Other Information

Registration fees:

Adult Registration: $20.00
Student Registration (Age 18 and up): $15.00
Child Registration (Under 18): $10.00

Attn: Team Captains!

Please come pick up your team's t-shirts 

Thursday, Sept. 13th  from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Oak Brook Park District Family Rec Center, 1450 Forest Gate Road, Oak Brook

If picking up in La Grange Park or Naperville is easier, please contact us: info@theapraxiaconnection.org

Transportation and Parking:

Parking on the grounds of the Oak Brook Park District will be limited to handicapped parking only. Drop off close to the event is possible, if necessary. Please follow the Event Parking signs at Ace Hardware, 1300 Kensington and Advocate Health.1400 Kensington just north of the park. There will be a short walk over the grass and we will meet you on the soccer fields.

Event Details:

9:00 a.m. On Site Registration begins (make a poster for your team, crafts and games, face painting and tattoos, dance with Strictly Entertainment Chicago, warm up with Jane, special guest characters, networking with parents and speech therapists, silent auction bidding begins).

9:30 a.m. Medal Ceremony for our apraxia stars. Please meet by the DJ at the Central Park Pavilion.

10:00 (ish) Walk begins, led by our sponsors (1.29 mile walk around the perimeter) 

11:00 - Goody bag distribution

11:15- Silent Auction ends. Please note that there will not be a raffle this year. Winner must be present.

Please click here for an event map. 

We are walking the the route in yellow which is 1.29 miles and meeting on soccer field E.