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Woof Walk

Saturday, October 26th, 2019 from 6:00am to 1:00pm (CT)
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Age Limit13 and up
Description

Together, we can give injured and abused animals a second chance at life.  One step at a time, one animal at a time.​

Join us for our Woof Walk on October 26th as we walk to save animal lives.  The event is free, family-friendly, and open to the public.  The Woof Walk welcomes over 500 animal-lovers and dogs!

It costs the Humane Society $18 a day to care for an animal.  Walkers that raise $18 will receive a Woof Walk 2019 t-shirt!  Those who raise $50 or more will be eligible for additional prizes as they advance to higher fundraising levels.  Example prizes include, but are not limited to, a bandana for your pup, a long-sleeve premium Humane Hero t-shirt, and VIP event benefits.  For detailed fundraising incentives, click here.

Register, form a team, and invite your friends and family to join our cause.  Then, bring your best animal friends and join us for a fun-filled morning, starting with a walk from the Humane Society Campus through beautiful Shelby Farms.  Afterward, hang around for a costume contest, pet tricks for treats, food trucks, music, a kid zone, crafts, and more for you, your furry friends, and your family!

 

Walk Day Schedule

8:00 AM Grounds Open

9:00 AM 4-Mile Walk Begins

9:15 AM 2-Mile Walk Begins

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Post-Walk Family Festival

11:00 AM Costume Contest and Awards Ceremony​​

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Requirement Details
Please wear closed toed, comfortable shoes and weather appropriate clothing, 99% of the event will take place outside of the building in the grass. Volunteers will not have any guaranteed direct animal contact while working, besides meeting participants' pets. Liability waivers are required for any volunteers who have not been through our HSMSC volunteer orientations.
PerksMeet lots of animals, have fun, get in your school required service hours, and promote our mission of helping animals!
Parking DetailsParking will be at Code Enforcement right off Mullins Station and in the field by our building. Farm Road will be CLOSED to all traffic, minus handicapped participants and volunteers.
CausesAnimals Children & Youth Community General Service Health
SkillsComputer Troubleshooting Cleanups Pet Sitting Pet Walking Office Work Emergency Service Responder Performing Arts Advertising Brand Strategy Communications Event Planning Fundraising Human Resources Marketing Photography Social Media Technology Arts and Crafts Fitness Construction Painting Artistic Help Help w/People Food Distribution Food Preparation Help w/Animals Animal Services Child Care First Aid/CPR Safety / Fire
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Location: 935 Farm Road, Memphis, TN 38134