Walk for LOVE — Philadelphia, PA

PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR 7TH ANNUAL WALK FOR LOVE & 5K AT THE PHILADELPHIA ZOO SUPPORTING SHRINERS HOSPITALS FOR CHILDREN®

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Philadelphia is excited to announce our annual Walk for Love & 5K event will be held at the Philadelphia Zoo again this year and adding a timed 5K run. So get ready to walk, run, roll or stroll through the zoo to benefit from the care provided at the hospital.

The Philadelphia Zoo is located at 3400 W. Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104. The Zoo is wheelchair accessible. Only service animals are welcome, your furry friends will have sit this event out.

Be sure to download our official 2021 Registration and Fundraising Toolkit which contains registration instructions, fundraising tips and additional information about the Walk for LOVE.

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When:
Saturday, October 2, 2021

  • 7 a.m. – Walk/Run registration and check-in begins
  • 8 a.m. – Run begins
  • 8:10 a.m. – Walk begins
  • 9 a.m. – Awards and program

Where:
Philadelphia Zoo, 3400 W. Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104

Cost:

  • FREE — WALK REGISTRATION (Patients/Past Patients please use the email below to contact us for registration).
  • $15 — WALK REGISTRATION YOUTH (All youth 2-18) — Includes Zoo pass and t-shirt.
  • $35 — WALK REGISTRATION — Includes Zoo pass and t-shirt.
  • $35 — 5K REGISTRATION — Timed 5K Run (All Ages), Includes Zoo pass and t-shirt.
  • $35 — VIRTUAL WALK REGISTRATION — T-shirt will be provided and mailed after the event date. Registration does not include admission to the Zoo.

Additional Information
Our hospital’s signature fundraising event will be held at the Philadelphia Zoo, located at 3400 W. Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA. The zoo is easily accessible via public transportation and is ADA compliant. In addition to the 1-mile walk, roll or stroll, we will be adding a timed 5K run.

Like last year, you will be walking, rolling, strolling and now running through the nation’s oldest zoo. Make sure you plan to spend the day with us; your admission is also included to allow our supporters of the event to experience the zoo after our event wraps up. Access to the zoo is granted to leave and return on the same day.

A few other items to note: you will need to leave your furry friends at home unless you have a service animal, zoo memberships cannot be used for our event, and all children under 2 are free.

Parking Information
Parking garages are readily available on the zoo property; we are still working on the fee structure for parking, more to come.

Patient Registration Information:
To register your patient/past patient for FREE, please contact Joy Young at JOYoung@shrinenet.org or 215-430-4206.

Sponsorship Opportunities:
Interested in sponsoring our Walk for LOVE & 5K? Click to download sponsorship levels.

REGISTER

A special Thank you to our SPONSORS!

Presenting Sponsors

Shekinah Fernwood
Lodge No. 246, F.&A.M.

Masonic Charities of Delaware

The Circle of Friends
Yonkers, New York

Jaffa Shriners

Northeast Shrine Club

LuLu Patrol

Platinum Sponsors
Ipsen Temple Health
Salaam Shriners
Gold Sponsors

Mecca Shriners Transportation

Otis Globus Medical
Stryker Iacoboni Site Specialist, Inc. NuVasive
Inserra Supermarkets

Irem Shrine Center
Hospital Tournament

Silver Sponsors

In Memory of Billie Savickas

TE Construction Services

Ted Jacobsen, PP,Mecca Shriners

Children’s Aid Fund

Spinal Technologies Medtronic

In honor of the
PERGOLINO, BYER and COLTON Families

AMTI

The Warshauer Family

Kensington-Kadosh Commandery No. 54

Kensington-Kadosh
Commandery No. 54

Renee Kelly

Dr. Lawrence & Paula
Siegel

Newtown Lodge
No. 427 F. & A.M.

National Seating & Mobility Univest

Bucks County Shrine
Club

Bernard Klein Charity Fund

The Moore Family

Jackson and Reagan
Plas

Irem Shrine Shepherd Unit,
in memory of Charles Wirth

North Penn Shrine Club
in memory of Bill and Janet Reube

NUR Shrine Center

Randy & Sylvia Colyer Family

Almas
Kismet Temple Emergency Vehicle Specialist Mecca
Saunders

Ocean County Shrine
Ladies Club

Delaware Tower Tenants
Association-Scranton

Rajah Shriners Reading, PA

Concordia Lodge
No. 67 F. & A.M.

NUR Shrine Hillbilly Gals

Berry and Homer

David and Rosemary
Waggner

Zimmer Biomet
Gift In Kind

Berry and Homer

Event Sponsors

De Luca Foundation

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