DATE

May 12, 2018


SCHEDULE

Participants may choose the first trip and/or the second trip to the water.  Both trips combined equal the full 8 miles.

  • 8:00-9:00 a.m. Registration
  • 9:00-9:20 a.m. Opening Ceremonies
  • 9:20 a.m. First trip to the water. Walk two miles to a stream, fill containers, walk two miles back while carrying 0 to 70 pounds of water.
  • Upon return, Video Presentation with an opportunity to stay or become more involved
  • Lunch option rice and vegetable mix
  • 11:00 a.m.-Noon Optional second trip to the water (staggered start). Walk two miles to a stream, fill containers, walk two miles back while carrying 0 to 70 pounds of water
  • Upon return Video Presentation with an opportunity to stay or become more involved
  • Lunch option rice and vegetable mix
  • Noon Silent Auction, 50/50 Raffle End
  • 2:30 p.m. Event ends

LOCATION

Firefighters Memorial Park in Middleton, Wi

3201 Pleasant View Road

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the cost to register/participate?

Nothing!  There is no registration fee.  We encourage you to donate, raise funds, and invite others.  We also encourage you to register in advance on this website, but you can also register on site the day of the event.

How much water do I need to carry?

It is 100% up to you. Many women in Africa carry 70 pounds (8.5 gallons), but the amount you carry is your decision.  All are welcome to walk, with or without carrying water.

Will buckets be provided?

Yes!

Can I bring my children?

Yes!  Families are encouraged to participate together.  There are no age limits.

Can I bring a wagon or stroller?

Yes!  But please no bicycles or motorized vehicles.

How can I donate even if I cannot attend the event?

 

How can I donate to the silent auction?

If you have a gift certificate or an item to donate, please contact craig.8milesforwater@gmail.com.