CANCELED: National Capital Area Hike for Hope
Join us on June 24, 2023
Due for unforeseen circumstances
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED
Date: Saturday, 6/24/2023 CANCELED
Location: Claude Moore Park - Pavilion 2
(21668 Heritage Farm Ln, Sterling, VA 20164)
* Check-in Time: 10:30 AM
* Opening Remarks Time: 11:30 AM
* Hike Start Time: 11:45 PM
* Event Ends: 1:30 PM
Hike for Hope Chair: Sarah Kurtz Chair.Hike4Hope@gmail.com
Ways You Can Help
Become a Sponsor
Download the 2023 NCAC Hike for Hope Sponsor Packet to learn more about our various sponsorship opportunities, With sponsorship levels starting at just $250, this is a perfect way for large and small businesses to play a leadership role in making suicide prevention a priority in our community. To recognize your support, we have developed a variety of options to elevate your brand awareness and align your business with a good cause!
Sponsor T-Shirt Deadline: 5/26/2023
Sponsor Deadline: 6/9/2023
Volunteer at the Event
SIGN UP HERE TO VOLUNTEER! Event Committee and Day-of Walk volunteers are always needed and we cannot be successful without them!
Fundraise to Help #StopSuicide
$150+ - Raise $150+ by 6/24/2023 and receive an official 2023 Hike for Hope t-shirt! ! * Donations can be made to a team as a whole, but participant incentives are based only on INDIVIDUAL fundraising.
Promote the Hike in Your Community!
Follow us on social!
AFSP National Capital Area Chapter: @AFSP.NCAC on Facebook and @AFSP_NCAC on Instagram and Twitter.
Post on your social accounts and share why you support AFSP and Hike for Hope with your community! Use the hashtags #StopSuicide and #BeTheVoice
Create a FB Fundraiser
You must set this up through you DonorDrive account or your Facebook fundraiser will not connect to your Hike for Hope fundraising efforts! This is super-easy in the app btw (wink wink).
Q: What if it rains?
Q: What if it's muddy?
Q: Any must-have items I should bring?
Q: Is there a registration fee?
Q: Can I register on-site at the Hike?
Q: Is there a fundraising minimum?
Q: Is the event/Hike kid-friendly?
Q: Can I bring my own table/tent/chairs for my team?
Q: How do I make an offline donation?
Q: If I raise enough money, will my whole team get a shirt?
Q: Where do I park?
Q: What if my group gets separated?
Q: Can I bring my dog?
Q: What is the Hike Route?
Q: Will there be restrooms on-site?
Q: Where do I go for First Aid?
Q: Accessibility Info?
We will have an ASL interpreter in Pavilion #2.
Q: Where can I find more info about accessibility?
Q: Who may I contact with questions?
Day-of Experience: Resources & Activities
* Pick up your Hike for Hope t-shirt (for $150+ fundraising hikers)!
* Get your AFSP swag!
* Hope & Healing Activities
* Resources Fair
* So Much More!
Honor Beads will be available on-site to show your connection(s) to the cause.
Exhibitors are invited to participate in our Resources Fair to present materials related to resources offered by the exhibitor which serve the AFSP’s mission to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide.
Hope & Healing
Share messages of hope and remembrance.