Event Name: Liver Life Walk
Greater Cincinnati 2020
Event Date: Saturday, September 26, 2020
Route: 1 mile paved course
Location: Sawyer Point Park (Purple People Bridge tunnels)
705 E Pete Rose Way
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Registration Fee: $20 (18+, 17 & Under are complimentary); Registration fee increases to $25 at the event
Liver Life Walk Greater Cincinnati 2020
Our event has been RESCHEDULED for the fall due to the COVID-19 health crisis. Your health and safety are our top concern, and we look forward to gathering together for a day of celebration in September. Please note that the time of day our walk will be taking place has changed, and this will be a late afternoon/early evening event this year.
Join us as we change the face of liver disease. Your participation will bring awareness to liver disease and provide financial support for our educational programs and patient services offered to the millions of Americans battling one of the 100 known liver diseases. The 2020 event marks the 11th anniversary of the Liver Life Walk Greater Cincinnati! The event includes a 1-mile walk through the park, a raffle, live entertainment, light refreshments, and family-friendly activities. A $20 registration fee applies for adult walkers and is a donation to the ALF and counts towards your fundraising total. The event is rain or shine, and most activities are covered in the tunnels of the Purple People Bridge. Registration opens at 4:30pm and closes promptly at 6:00pm as the walk welcome program begins. The registration fee will increase to $25 on the day of the event.
START FUNDRAISING TODAY
Fundraising is key to your participation in Liver Life Walk. To make it easier, we provide all walkers with sample emails, a customizable personal fundraising page and staff to provide guidance, coaching and support. Online fundraising is available OR you may mail donations to:
American Liver Foundation
Attn: Liver Life Walk Greater Cincinnati
6133 Rockside Road, Suite 301
Independence, OH 44131
Walkers who raise $100 or more will receive the National Walk Shirt to commemorate the day. Additional fundraising prizes are offered to walkers who raise $250+. If your team raises $1,500 by September 4th, you will receive one custom walk route sign. If your team raises $2,500 by September 4th, you will receive a custom printed team banner. If your team raises $3,500 by September 4th, you will receive a private team tent with custom signage, seating and a table at the event.
Meet our 2020 Cincinnati LIVEr Life Walk Champion, Donald Melillo
On October 12, 2012, Don received that life-saving call; there was a liver waiting for him. This was crucial because they didn’t think he would make it much longer. It was a relief to receive this phone call, yet also terrifying. After many hours, his doctor told his family that the surgery was complete. He stated that Don was in ICU and it was going to be a long road to recovery.
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