Event Details

Date: Saturday, October 2, 2021

Location: Busse Woods North / Ned Brown Meadow Shelter #28
Golf Rd. (1/4 mi East of 290/53) – entrance is on the right
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

Map: Ned Brown Meadow | Forest Preserves of Cook County (fpdcc.com)

Schedule of Events:

  9:00     Registration / Check In

10:00     Opening Remarks

  •    Reading of the Names

10:15     3 mile Walk

11:00     Post Walk Celebration

              Memory Wall /Family Area, Photo Area, Music, Food, Drink, Silent Auction

11:45     Silent Auction Closes

Photo of Loved One: 

We are creating a Memory Wall of those we are walking for.  If this is your first Chicago walk, please sent a photo of your loved one to strides4cjdchicago@gmail.com.  Please email with any questions

Seating:

We are in a new location this year with limited picnic tables. If you are able, please bring a lawn chair for additional seating.

Covid Precautions:

Since this is an outdoor event, we will not be requiring masks. There is plenty of outdoor open space, allowing people to social distance as they see fit.  Please consider bringing lawn chairs if you would like your family to distance from the main pavilion.

We look forward to seeing you. Thank you for your support of the CJD Foundation.

Captains: Molly Nocerino, Elizabeth Rodriguez, strides4cjdchicago@gmail.com

How much is registration?

  • Adults - Registration is $30.
  • Children 12 and under - Registration is $20.
  • Register by September 1 to get a free Strides for CJD t-shirt!

 

Please help us get sponsors for Strides for CJD!

Print THIS LETTER and give it to your employer, businesses or corporations.

About Strides for CJD

Strides for CJD is an annual walk/run to raise awareness of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD), a rare neurodegenerative disease that has no treatment or cure.

Through this event, anyone -- anywhere -- can pay tribute to their loved ones and raise funds for the CJD Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, to provide family support, medical education and research programs.

Supporters

  • Jon Ahnen 16 minutes ago $106.00
  • Salesforce 7 hours ago $100.00
  • Livernois Family 7 hours ago $106.00
  • Marquette Associates 8 hours ago $250.00
  • Jacob Schwister 8 hours ago $250.00
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  • Freddie Barrett 3 weeks ago $7,543.80
  • Laura Mills 2 weeks ago $5,000.00
  • Julie Hagy Thanks to the Lumber River Retriever Club for running a Hunt Test in Memory of Bobby. ❤ June 2021 $2,000.00
  • Tim Schwister In Memory of Kay Schwister Last month $1,060.00
  • Bill Skeens 2 weeks ago $551.20
  • View More Top Donors

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Our Teams

Gaughan Walking For A Cure

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Team Bobby Hagy

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Pete's Peeps

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Forever in our hearts, Jorge Ascencio

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Sebo Family

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Walking "Forward" to Cure CJD

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Team Kay

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