Buddy Walk 2018
Join us on September 8, 2018
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Welcome to all things Buddy Walk in Cincinnati!
We are looking forward to seeing you and connecting
with you over the next few months
as we gear up for this year's BIG event.
Saturday, September 8th at Sawyer Point
9:00 AM - Day of Registration
10:00 - Walk Start
After Party Immediately Following...
For those of you new to our Annual Festivities, the Buddy Walk is a short 1 mile stroll, starting and finishing on the Sawyer Point Kroger Promenade and heading West through and around Yeatman's Cove (where you will be entertained by the many "acts" along the way)!
Immediately following the Walk, the After Party begins, including music, activities for all age groups, food and beverages donated by our generous sponsors and more!
If you want to CAPTAIN a team, JOIN a team, SUPPORT a team or all of the above,
this is the place to do it!
Registration & Fundraising Deadlines
The Annual Buddy Walk in Cincinnati brings in 50% of the resources needed to fuel our mission. Your fundraising makes a difference. Read more here...
July 23rd - Back of T-Shirt
If your team raises $5000 or more by July 23rd, you will be entered into a drawing to have your Team name or Team Logo on the back of the 2018 Buddy Walk T-Shirt.
August 9th (Thursday) - Registration & T-Shirts
We ask that Team Captains and Walkers register online by this date in order to be guaranteed a FREE T-Shirt. If you need assistance or would like a list of your team members and their shirts sizes from last year, email Events@dsagc.com. Please remember that we will do our best to make sure that all teams receive shirts, however the sooner you register, the better chance of getting the appropriate sizes and quantity. We cannot guarantee available sizes if you wait to register but we will do our very best to accommodate.
August 28th (Tuesday) - Team Sign deadline
In order to have a Team sign (with photo) displayed on the Kroger Promenade the morning of the Buddy Walk, your team must raise $2500 by Noon on 8/28/18. If you've already hit that mark, please email a high resolution jpeg to Events@dsagc.com. For those teams who have hit the $1000 level, your team name will be listed on a sign at the main stage.
September 4th (Tuesday) - TOP 10!
In order for your Team to be considered for the TOP 10 - your donations must be in to our office by no later than 11 am on 9/4/18. We will run calculations, post on social media and the Buddy Walk home page that evening.
September 4th (Tuesday) - Team Tent Entry!
We will be entering any team that has raised $2500 or more by 11 am on this day into a drawing for a Team Tent at the walk. The tent will be located with the Top Ten Teams on the Great Lawn at Sawyer Point!
September 5th (Wednesday) - Online Registration Closes at 10:00 a.m.
If you miss this deadline, no problem, just head to a registration tent on the morning of the Buddy Walk. Day of Registration will open the morning of 9/8 at 9:00 a.m. Walk starts at promptly at 10:00 a.m. so give yourself enough time.
October 1st - Team Appreciation Packages!
In order to qualify for the 2018 team appreciation packages, your team total by 11:59 p.m. 10/1/18 should be $1000 or higher. Click here to view packages!
Call or email Kerin with any questions: 513.761.5400 | Kerin@dsagc.com