June 15, 2024

East Providence Elks Rucking for Roofs Walk-A-Thon


The East Providence Elks will be sponsoring a Walk-A-Thon on Friday November 11th 2022 to raise funds for the needs of homeless Veterans.

The Walk-A-Thon will begin at the Newport Elks Lodge and continue 27 miles to the East Providence Elks Lodge.

There are many ways that you can participate:

1) Participate as an individual or a team walking the 27 miles.
The walk will have check points approximately every 2 miles with volunteers at each check point. You can choose to walk the entire 27 miles or any portion of the walk. You can also walk as a team relay format.

If you are interested in walking, please complete the attached Walker registration and return to the lodge no later than 11/4/22. All walkers will need to complete the attached form and sign a release of liability. All walkers will be invited to a complimentary dinner at the East Providence Elks lodge for dinner following the walk.

2) Donate to a team or an individual walking. You can complete a pledge form, and do a donation for miles walked, steps walked or lump sum donation

3) Sponsorship – you can donate a sponsorship for the event. Sponsor forms are available in the following amounts.
$500.00 – 11x17 sign at a check point which will be displayed back at the lodge after the event
$1000.00 – sponsor a check point. – Sponsors will have a banner on the check point table
which will be displayed back at the lodge after the event.

Matthew Vianna
Veterans Committee Chairman


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