Walk For Youth

Optimist 5k/8k Walk for Youth

The Optimist 5k/8k Walk for Youth is a fundraiser with BENEFITS!

DATE: Sunday, November 17, 2019 
WALK: 12:30pm
WHERE: Poirier Sports and Leisure Complex, Coquitlam
TO REGISTER: See Flyer below for registration information

FREE SKATE: After the walk – Sunday, November 17, 2019 from 1:30pm – 3:30pm in Poirier Sports and Leisure Complex. Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Share Food Bank. Free admission and skate rental.

Date:          November 26, 2019, 7 PM
Location:  Port Coquitlam Legion
Address:   2675 Shaughnessy Street, Port Coquitlam, BC


Raise money for your group by collecting pledges with the Coquitlam Optimist Club. The sharing benefit – your group gets back 75% of the funds you collected!

We HELP you fundraise by taking care of the EVENT details: management, signage, promotion, registration and refreshments with hot dogs and entertainment! Just submit your pledge forms with the funds. YOUR group receives a cheque for 75% of the money you raised! The 25% of funds raised will support many Optimist Club Community Service Projects such as Optimist Health and Wellness programs, your Community Schools, Youth Choral, Youth Sports groups like curling, golf and karate, Scouting and Girl Guides and Food Banks.

It is an easy process…

  1. Distribute Pledge Forms To Your Group: If you require more pledge forms, please make copies.
  2. Create Excitement: Use an incentive program to get them pumped. If you don’t know what motivates them … ASK them!
  3. Complete Master Pledge Sheet: Leaders are to fill out the Master Pledge Sheet. Set a target $$ amount and date so the pledges can be recorded when they come in.
  4. Event Day: November 17th, 2019: Rain or Shine FUN Celebration! – 5km/8km Walk Hosted by Coquitlam Optimist Club for all the pledgees hard work raising funds. Plus FREE Skate afterwards!

Get pumped up in our sing along calisthenics warm up!

Hot dogs, refreshments & entertainment!

Wear matching uniforms, colours or costumes! All groups are entered in the Walkers Windfall Draw – up to $1,000!

Information And Pledge Sheets:

The various flyers, letters and pledge forms can be found here.

Walk for Youth PROMOTION 5k8k
Walk for Youth FLYER
Walk for Youth AGENDA

Walk for Youth LETTER FOR TEAMS from Group Leaders
Letter to Walkers PDF  or WORD

Walk for Youth PLEDGE Form
Walk for Youth MASTER Pledge Form

Walk for Youth FEEDBACK Form

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