4th Annual North Shore Arthritis Walk

4th Annual North Shore Arthritis Walk


Volunteers Needed for 4th Annual North Shore Arthritis Walk

The Arthritis Foundation is looking for volunteers to help plan and coordinate the 4th Annual North Shore Arthritis Walk to be held at Lynch Park in Beverly on Sunday, May 20, 2007. Help is needed with advance planning and at the walk. The Walk will be open to all ages and abilities with a 1 or 3-mile route. There will be children’s activities, special guests, and a fun post-walk party.

‘It’s a great opportunity to join your neighbors in the fight against arthritis, our nation’s number one cause of disability, while participating in a fun North Shore community event!’ cites Mary Halpin of the Arthritis Foundation.

For more information contact Mary Halpin 800-766-9449 x134 or mhalpin@arthritis.org.

4th Annual North Shore Arthritis Walk
Sunday, May 20, 2007
Lynch Park, Beverly, MA
Join the Arthritis Foundation and Honorary Walk Chair Johnny Pesky in the fight against arthritis!

The Arthritis Walk’ is the Arthritis Foundation’s annual nationwide event that raises awareness and funds to fight arthritis, the nation’s leading cause of disability. It is a tremendous opportunity to help improve the lives of the 46 million men, women and children doctor-diagnosed with arthritis. Get your company involved or recruit friends and family members to form a team. Dogs are welcome too! Best of all, walk in honor of a loved one with arthritis and know you’re making a difference by raising funds to support Arthritis Foundation research, public health and public policy efforts to improve the lives of people with arthritis.

At the Event’

Choose from a three-mile or one-mile walk route

Meet Red Sox fan favorite Johnny Pesky!

Enjoy hot dogs from Kayem’s “Holy Grill”, music from North Shore 104.9 and free health information

Register Today

Register online today! Once you register, you can set up your own personal Web page and begin fund raising. Raise $100 or more and earn an official Arthritis Walk’ T-shirt. For more information, call the walk hotline at 1-800-766-9449 x137 or email Mary Halpin at mhalpin@arthritis.org