Saturday, March 31, 2012

Power Walk for Dress for Success Vancouver - May 12, 2012

Spring has sprung and that means that the 2nd Annual Power Walk for Dress for Success Vancouver is around the corner!

Last year we raised $14,000 and in 2012, we are looking to DOUBLE it!

About Power Walk
On the morning of Saturday May 12th, 40 DFS affiliates across 5 countries will be participating in the second annual Power Walk that promotes an active lifestyle and healthy living. This event is a celebration of family, fitness and financial independence that raising funds and visibility for Dress for Success. By participating in the Power Walk for Dress for Success, you'll be taking an important step toward empowering economically disadvantaged women to achieve self-sufficiency and overall health and wellness.

The Vancouver walk will begin at Oakridge Centre with a warm up yoga session with Chantal O'Sullivan then through Queen Elizabeth Park and ending off with a party at back at Oakridge.

Oakridge Centre, located at 41st and Cambie Streets.
Registration and opening ceremonies will take place in Oakridge’s West Galleria, with the walkers heading north on Cambie St., through Queen Elizabeth Park and returning to the Oakridge Centre Auditorium. 4

Saturday, May 12, 2012 (Mother’s Day weekend)
8.00am Registration opens
9.00am Event starts
9.30am Walk starts

Take a look, below, for some pictures from last year, courtesy of Brian Hawkes Photographic Inc.

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