Can you believe our JDRF One Walk® is Saturday? With people like you–from the type 1 diabetes (T1D) family and our larger community–walking for a cure, there’s no question that it will be an awesome day!
I wanted to make sure you have everything you need to start your Walk off right. Here’s what you need to know:
One Walk Flowood Details
Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Registration Opens at: 9:00 a.m.
Walk Begins at: 10:00 a.m.
Where to park: All participants and volunteers will need to park at Flowood Elementary/Winners Circle Park lot & Flowood Library lot on walk day. The Nature Park will be reserved for Sponsors only.
Where we’ll start: Walk with start at The Nature Park of Flowood
Our route: We will take a 3 mile walk (3 laps) around the lake. Those participants who only want to do 1 mile can stop after one loop and enjoy the activities.
Check In: As you enter the park check in will be the first tent that you see. Every walker regardless of age will need to check in.
New Families: All new families should make sure to stop by the New Families Tent and get your blue backpack!
V1P’s: All participants who fundraised $1,000 or more will gain access to the V1P tent and should stop by and pick up their lanyard & goodies.
Money Raised: If you have money in hand that has been collected for your team you can drop it off to the JDRF office (2630 Southerland St. Jackson, MS 39216) BY WEDNESDAY @ 4 p.m. After the designated drop off time all other donations should be brought on walk day and dropped off at the Money Tent. (look for the green balloons) Those that have raised $100 to get a T-shirt will get their T-Shirt ticket at the Money Tent.
Activities you can expect:
Kona Ice (bring a few dollars and get your favorite flavor)
Tye Dye T-shirt Station
Remember, we walk rain or shine! If there is anything we can do to help this week please let us know. We are here to help!
See you Saturday!