We are 23 days away from the Walk To End FGM! This is a reminder that the Marriott Tysons Corner has so generously extended the deadline for our low negotiated rate to this Friday, the 29th. If you need hotel accommodations please click on this link and make your reservations at only $99 nightly. Book your group rate for Global Woman Peace Foundation Room Block Register to walk at www.globalwomanpeacefoundation.org and select the pink “Register to Walk” button. Ms. Severina Lemachokoti, and anti-FGM campaigner and Human Rights Defender will travel from Kansas to share her story. Won’t you join us?
When: Saturday, October 21, 2017
Itinerary: Assemble at 11:00am; pre-walk program at 12:00noon; walk starts at 1:30pm
Day’s Forecast: Accu Weather forecasts High 73 Low 43 degrees, warmer with a possible shower
Emcee: Arielle Buchmann of WUSA News 9
Special Prizes to: Teams that raise the 3 highest amounts
International & Local Media Coverage: America Matters, MB Network and PBS
Location: National Sylvan Theater, Washington Memorial Drive, SW (Corner of 15th & Jefferson Streets, SW) Washington, D.C. 20024 (2 blocks from Smithsonian Metro Station)
Ways to Participate
- Form a team and invite others to join your team and help raise funds
- Join a team that is already formed
- Register as an individual participant
- Register as a virtual participant and help raise funds (if you are unable to attend)
- Sponsor a team or an individual participant or sponsor the event
- Be a Partner Organization with Global Woman P.E.A.C.E. Foundation in the Walk to End FGM
- Register as a volunteer
Don’t Miss Out on the Fun!!!
********We are reminding you to register if you have not done so********
The proceeds raised from the Walk To End FGM are used to support the restorative surgeries of survivors of FGM/C, including group and one-on-one counseling.
Global Woman P.E.A.C.E. Foundation is a registered 501c3 non-profit organization with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. As such, your donations and registration fees are tax deductible to the maximum extent required by law.