Thursday, October 14, 2010

Walk to Fight Childhood Cancer!

Event: 2010 Give thanks. Walk. - San Jose, CA
Location: San Jose, CA
Date: 2010-11-20

Join us on Saturday, November 20, as St. Jude supporters in the San Jose, CA community, and more than 60 other cities nationwide, come together to participate in the Give thanks. Walk. to raise money for the children of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
  • Event Venue: Great Mall
  • Address: 447 Great Mall Dr, Milpitas, CA 95035
  • Registration Starts: 7:00 AM
  • Walk Starts: 8:00 AM
Registration for this family-friendly event is FREE. Simply click "Register" from the links above to sign up and create your own personal or team fundraising Web page. From there, you will be able to send e-mails to your friends and family to ask them to join your walk team and make a donation to support the lifesaving work done at St. Jude.
Walkers who reach the following fundraising totals will receive exciting Give thanks. Walk. prizes.
  • Walkers raising $35 will receive a 2010 Give thanks. Walk. t-shirt
  • Walkers raising $100 will receive a t-shirt and a Give thanks. Walk. water bottle.
  • Walkers raising $250 will receive a t-shirt, water bottle and a St. Jude tote bag.
To donate on behalf of a walk team or participant, select "Sponsor a Participant" from the links above and search for the person or team you would like to sponsor. Your generous donation will help St. Jude fight childhood cancer.
A special thank you to the Give thanks. Walk. National Platinum Sponsors:
Also, thank you to our local sponsors and supporters:
Questions about our local event? Interested in volunteering or getting more involved in the event planning? Please contact your local St. Jude representative:

- Laura Cuellar
- (510) 595-2100

San Jose residents are encouraged to register for national Give thanks. Walk. to be held November 20.
San Jose walk will be one of more than 60 events nationwide to benefit St. Jude.

ALSAC/St. Jude Contact:
Laura Cuellar

SAN JOSE, CA (10/05/10) – San Jose residents can join walkers across the country in taking
steps in the fight against childhood cancer by participating in the national Give thanks. Walk.™ to
be held Saturday, November 20 at the Great Mall starting at 8:00 a.m. The San Jose event is one of
more than 60 Give thanks. Walk. events held on the Saturday before Thanksgiving benefiting St.
Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.
While registration is free, participants are encouraged to ask friends and families to sponsor
them with a donation to St. Jude. All registrants who raise a minimum of $35 will receive an
official Give thanks. Walk. T-shirt. Those who register to walk by October 23 will be entered to
win a $100 gift card.
“The Give thanks. Walk. is a great opportunity for San Jose to start off the Thanksgiving
holiday healthy by participating in our event that benefits St. Jude and thousands of children who
are battling cancer and other deadly diseases,” said Laura Cuellar, St. Jude Representative.
This national event helps kick off the seventh annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving® campaign,
which encourages consumers to “Give thanks for the healthy kids in your life, and give to those
who are not.” National sponsors for the Give thanks. Walk. are New York & Company, Brooks
Brothers, Window World, and Breitling. Local sponsors for the event include La
Kalle FM, Recuerdo FM, Estereo Sol FM, El Avisador Magazine, and Great Mall.
For more information about the Give thanks. Walk. and to register, visit

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