Please join us for the 6th Annual Laps for Limbs event benefiting children and veteran amputees. This year’s event will take place over a 4 day weekend filled with fun activities, vendors, food trucks, and much more. Special activities include:
- The Traveling Vietnam Wall – 12:00pm 04/27/2017 – 3:00pm 04/30/2017: http://www.travelingwall.us/
- Grit & Wit Obstacle Course – 10:00am – dusk 04/29/2017 – 10:00 – 3:00 04/30/2017: http://gritnwit.com/
- Laps for Limbs – 8:30am -2:00pm 04/30/2017: http://lapsforlimbs.org/
The event kicks off on Thursday, April 27th and concludes with main event, the 6th Annual Laps for Limbs Walk/Run, on Sunday, April 30th. Opening ceremony begins at 8:30 am. Laps scheduled from 9am-12 noon. Participants may sign up for a 1 hour time slot and walk, run, roll as many times as possible during that hour. Additionally, each participant finds sponsors, either per lap or for a flat donation, and collects the money following the event. Please visit https://reg.score-this.com/regx/step1.jsp?eventID=1665 to register.
This event is a special type of fundraiser that is designed to raise awareness and funds for amputees. The proceeds of this event will be equally split between two organizations: Camp No Limits http://nolimitsfoundation.org/, a camp designed specifically to assist children amputees and the Amputee Treatment Center http://www.amputee-center.com/ for veteran amputees, located in Batavia, NY and run by a Vietnam Veteran.
Venue: Front Park, 121 Porter Ave Buffalo, NY 14201
This event is hosted by the D’Youville College Student Veteran’s Association. Please contact our office if you have any questions. You can call us at (716) 829-7582 or email dyouvilleSVA@dyc.edu. We greatly appreciate any type of support—including donations, or volunteers and thank you in advance!