Dust off your Derby hat and slip into your favorite pair of pumps, now is the time to register for Food For The Poor’s High Heels & Hats. The charity’s event includes a 1-mile stroll in high heels, a VIP brunch, a silent auction and an awards ceremony. Sign up online to stomp out poverty on Saturday, April 20, at 9 a.m. at The Summit, 4045 Summit Plaza Drive, Louisville, Ky.
Awards will be given to individuals for the Highest Heels, Biggest Hat, and the Most Fabulous Guy in Heels. Prizes will also be awarded to the top individual fundraiser and the top fundraising team.
Register your walk team at www.FoodForThePoor.org/highheels. On the website, you will find free fundraising tips designed to help you reach your fundraising goal by sharing your ideas with family, friends, co-workers and contact lists. Proceeds from this event will go toward programs that help alleviate poverty in the Caribbean and Latin America.
Registration starts at 8 a.m., the walk begins at 9 a.m. and the VIP brunch will immediately follow.
There will be several opportunities to help and have fun before the walk:
· On Wednesday, March 27, stop by Earth Fare at The Summit from 5 to 7 p.m. for food, prizes and fun. Walkers stopping by Earth Fare who have raised $100 by March 27 will be entered to win a $100 The Summit gift card. Earth Fare will be serving free food for High Heels & Hats participants and taking new walker registrations.
· On Sunday, April 14, bring your friends to DSW Shoe Warehouse for High Heels & Hats pre-party from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Participants who have raised more than $100 for the High Heels & Hats event will receive a shoe discount at DSW Shoe Warehouse, The Summit, 4250 Summit Plaza Drive, Louisville, Ky. Enjoy complimentary glasses of wine and passed appetizers while you shop in support of the cause.
Food For The Poor, named by The Chronicle of Philanthropy as the largest international relief and development organization in the nation, does much more than feed millions of the hungry poor in 17 countries of the Caribbean and Latin America. This interdenominational Christian ministry provides emergency relief assistance, clean water, medicines, educational materials, homes, support for orphans and the aged, skills training and micro-enterprise development assistance, with more than 96 percent of all donations going directly to programs that help the poor.
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