From 9AM to 11AM
At Walker Nature Center, 11450 Glade Drive, Reston, VA

Contact Persons
Vijay Iyer: : 703-716-0404
Anu Iyer: 703-328-5772

Please come and join for a fun filled walk around a scenic park on a cool September morning!

All your donations are tax deductible. 100% of your donations are used to support children (absolutely no overhead).


Before the Event Date Walkers should do the following before the event date:

  • Contact sponsors to raise donations. Please contact as many sponsors as possible. Any amount is welcome, however all walkers are encouraged to keep a goal of raising $100 or more. Just 5 sponsors at $20 each will get you to this goal. Start contacting the sponsors today.
  • Request sponsors to make the checks payable to "HELP Foundation".
  • If possible collect checks/money in advance
  • Keep track of sponsor's address, telephone number, and amount pledged/paid on the Registration Form
  • The HELP Foundation will send receipts to each sponsor for tax purposes after the event.

Event Day: Sunday September 22nd, 2013

  1. Wear comfortable shoes.
  2. Location: Walker Nature Center, 11450 Glade Drive, Reston, VA 20191. Signs will be posted for the event from the main entrance.
  3. Registration for the Walkathon: Between 9:00 and 9:30 AM at event site.
  4. If you have not already e-mailed the registration form, you must turn in completed registration form and money collected during registration at Walk-A-Thon.
  5. Runners/Walkers assemble at 9:00 am.
  6. Event begins at 9:30 am sharp.
  7. Runner/walkers can complete any distance as part of the 5k trail. There will be half mile markings.

After the Walk-A-Thon:

Please send all the outstanding dues to 1788 Clovermeadow Drive Vienna, VA 22182 within 4 weeks after the Walk-A-Thon to receive the Award.

You must register and be a walker. You must also identify as a student on the registration form. Awards and Prizes will be distributed as follows:

  • T-shirts will be provided to registered walkers while quantity lasts.
  • You will be awarded a Community Service Award if you raise a minimum of $100 and will earn 10 volunteer hours.
  • You will be awarded a Community Leadership Award if you raise a minimum of $300 and will earn 15 volunteer hours.