Challenge Walk MS - Walk With Purpose


HOW YOU CAN PARTICIPATE

You can make an important difference in the lives of people living with MS by participating in the Challenge Walk.  There are many ways you can participate; you can walk, join our Super Crew or Crew, or simply volunteer for a few hours.  With your help, we can create a world free of MS! 

Explore the Challenge, Get-Togethers –Locations and dates TBD!
Learn how you can join the movement to end MS by attending a free Explore the Challenge, get-together.  We invite you to join us for an informational meet & greet that will inspire you to take the Challenge.  Meet with past Walkers who will share their experience and learn all about the event.

Explore the Challenge is a free, no obligation event. For more information please contact Shannon Hinson at (919) 792-1002 or Shannon.Hinson@nmss.org

PARTICIPATE AS A WALKER

Participate in all aspects of the event, walk and raise the $1,500 pledge minimum (with our support). Two-night stay at Wild Dunes Resort, banquet meals, route support and lunches are included.

Fundraising Deadline:  April 14, 2014 

Create a team, join an existing team or register as an individual.

Questions? Email lauren.gilbertson@nmss.org

PARTICIPATE AS A VIRTUAL WALKER

Virtual Walkers are participants who cannot join us event weekend but still want to fundraise for the event.

No Registration Fee

Create a team, join an existing team or register as an individual.

Questions? Email lauren.gilbertson@nmss.org

PARTICIPATE AS A SUPER CREW VOLUNTEER

This superstar volunteer enjoys all the same perks as the Walkers, and participates in all of the weekend's festivities. As a Super Crew member, you are the SUPERSTAR volunteer by spending the weekend working all three event days, and fundraising $750 or more. Accommodations for two nights at Wild Dunes Resort and banquet meals are included. Super Crew volunteers are also encouraged to join or form a Team. 

Fundraising Deadline:  April 14, 2014

Create a team, join an existing team or register as an individual.

 Questions? Email Kristin.Hoke@nmss.org

PARTICIPATE AS A CREW VOLUNTEER

A dedicated volunteer who spends the weekend working all three event days.  You enjoy breakfast each morning at the host hotel, and banquet dinners and entertainment each evening. Discount rate on hotel accommodations are available.  Crew members are also welcome to join a Team.  

Create a team, join an existing team or register as an individual.

Questions? Email Kristin.Hoke@nmss.org

PARTICIPATE AS AN EVENT DAY VOLUNTEER

A spirited individual who volunteers for a 3-5 hour shift for one, two or all three days of the Challenge. Register online or contact Kristin.Hoke@nmss.org  

No Registration Fee

FRIENDS & FAMILY

Make it a friends and family event! Have your family and friends join you in your Challenge.  They can register as a volunteer, Crew, Super Crew or even a Walker.  This is a great opportunity to share your experience with those who care about you.

How You Can Participate

Personalize a route sign of encouragement.
Send your support and encouragement to a Walker with (2) personalized 24X18 inch route signs. These may be purchased by family, friends, or businesses to go towards a participants Challenge Walk fundraising!

You never know when your words will be the motivation the Walker needs to continue on! You select the sign template, write a special message to a friend or loved one and we take care of the rest. We'll design, print and post the signs along the route, and the Walker can take their sign home as keepsake. Route signs are $150.  Download the Customized Route Sign form to place an order (coming soon!).

“Love Notes:” Write a letter expressing your love and support to your walker, which we'll deliver to him/her on the event.  Envelopes only, please. No boxes or large packages. Mail must be postmarked no later than February 7th in order to ensure delivery at Challenge Walk MS.  You can use our template (coming soon!) or create your own! 

You may also email notes to Lauren Gilbertson, lauren.gilbertson@nmss.org by Friday, February 7th.

Send letters to:
Challenge Walk MS

ATTN: Lauren Gilbertson

9771-A Southern Pine Blvd

Charlotte, NC 28273

Join your walker at the finish line celebration!
See your friend or family member cross the finish line in one of the most important experiences of their lives.  Join us for the closing ceremony at Sweet Grass Pavilion, Wild Dunes Resort.