When: Sunday, June 17, 2018
Where: Lumberman's Arch, Stanley Park
Walk Day Itinerary:
8:30am - Registration Begins
8:30am - 12:00pm - Ambassador Pictures
10:00am - Walk Commences
12:30pm - Awards
*Donation books returned after 11:00am local time on Walk Day will not be considered for awards on Walk Day.
Celebrate with us and raise funds to Break the Cycle of Global Poverty. Join us for the post-Walk festivities!
Emcee - Billy Mitchell
Bill brings a talent for comedy with the ability to hold an audience and keep the program moving at a good pace. Bill has hosted numerous fund-raising and corporate events and never fails to deliver. Bill is trained in improv and you never know what tricks are up his sleeves. Prepare to be entertained. Food - Global food options available for purchase. Come hungry and enjoy the outstanding options.
Kids' Activities - We are pleased to have Arts Umbrella join us this year and host the kids activity tent. Early Childhood Educators will be on hand to support the Arts Umbrella team. Don't tell Dad, but the crafts will focus on Father's Day.
10:00am - 11:30am - DJ Jai
DJ Jai knows how to get the party started! She will be bringing her unique mix of sounds for everyone to enjoy.
12:00pm - 1:00pm - Mohamed Assani
Enjoy a blend of Indian and modern music. With a stunning collaboration between Mohamed and Adham Shaikh you will be tapping your feet and swaying to gorgeous music as modern instrumentation meets traditional sounds.
1:30pm - 2:30pm - Adam Woodall Band
Adam is a local Vancouver favourite and will be joined with his band to move the tempo up a notch. Feel free to move closer to the stage and move to the beat. Adam and his band never fail to deliver great music and energy.
2:30pm ish - Krystle Dos Santos
Krystle will join us in a special musical tribute that will give you a full appreciation of her commanding voice and strong stage presence. This special performance is something that is not to be missed.
3:00pm - 4:30pm - Line 49
As we head into the late afternoon it becomes time to get the blood pumping and Line 49 delivers their mix of high-energy covers. Dance to the setting sun and be part of a community that is doing something to alleviate global poverty.
*Please note that the following volunteer roles are full: First Aid and Security, Food Services, Retail (Partnershop), and Donor Services.
Funds raised through World Partnership Walk go directly to support AKFC’s development programs in Africa and Asia— initiatives that improve access to quality education and health, increase food security, create economic opportunities and help millions of people unlock their potential to build a better life.
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