CRY Chicago Walk 2012
Walk your way into the hearts of grateful kids! Imagine kids that are in need of food, education, medication and above all a childhood! You can help them by just participating!
CRY Chicago presents 5K Walk event to benefit kids fighting for their basic rights everyday. Join us and help make this event a grand success and in turn change the lives of under-privileged children one step at a time! Check our Facebook page for additional information.
- Onsite registration and packet pickup from 8:30 am.
- Inaugural speech by Ravi Saligram, President and CEO, OfficeMax – 9:20 am.
- Walk starts at 9.30 am.
- Post walk activities starting around 11.30 am:
- Balloon Artist and Clown - face painting and fun stuff for kids.
- Mehendi Artist - For fabulous hand paints.
- Awards ceremony
- Lunch for all registered walkers sponsored by India House
Walk Registration Fees:
Adults - $15; Students - $10; Couples - $25; Family of 4 - $45
*Donations of $100 or more are eligible for upto six free registrants.
Special Recognition Awards
We will be presenting two awards this year:
- For the individual/team that raises the most funds for the event.
- For the individual/team that has the most participants at the event by 9am.
- All registrants receive participation certificates.
- 1) Online registration will close on Sep 15th @11:59pm.
- 2) Attractive T-shirt for all participants registering before Sep 5th!
- 3) Students - please bring your student ID on the day of the event.
- 4) Families with strollers are welcome to participate in the Walk.
- 5) Kids are encouraged to participate in a short fun walk!
- 6) The event will take place irrespective of the weather conditions.
- 7) There are no refunds, nor can you transfer registration to another individual.
You can do more:
- Be an individual fundraiser for the event.
- Be a sponsor.
- Donate to the CRY cause.
- Inspire others to walk with you as a team.
- Be an event volunteer.
Become a Walk Fundraiser:
The money raised through CRY Walk 2012 will be utilized to partner child development projects in India and USA. We urge you to take a walk in the right direction!
If you would like to set up a Fundraising Page – just click the "Become a Fundraiser" badge on this page! Customize your personal fundraising page and email it out to friends, family and co-workers and ask them to make a contribution on your fundraising page - thank you and good luck on your fundraising campaign!