San Francisco Walk to Cure Diabetes
Crissy Field (grass field across from Sports Basement)
Saturday, September 30, 2006
Registration Time: 10am
Walk Time: 11am
NEW THIS YEAR!
Activities Following the Walk: 12pm
Stick around this year after you walk and plan your family or corporate gathering
with us. Food and fun activities for adults & kids! Live music, WILD for the
CURE music and special children’s entertainment.
Directions to Crissy Field:
From the North Bay
Hwy 101 South toward S.F. (across the Golden Gate Bridge). Exit Lombard
Street. From the right lane, take a sharp right onto Gorgas Avenue. Stay left on
Gorgas. Right onto Halleck. Follow Halleck to Mason Street, turn left onto
Mason. The field is located approximately 500 yards past the Crissy Field center
on the right.
From the South Bay
Hwy 101 North to Highway 80 East (towards Bay Bridge). Exit 7th Street. Turn
left onto 7th St. Left onto McAllister Street. Right onto Franklin Street. Left onto
Lombard Street. Stay in far left lane (Lombard Street veers to the left) and enter
the Presidio through the Lombard Gate. Right onto Letterman Drive. Right onto
Lincoln Blvd. Right onto Halleck. At the bottom of the hill turn left onto Mason
Street. The field is located approximately 500 yards past the Crissy Field center
on the right.
From the East Bay (Bay Bridge)
West across the Bay Bridge (Hwy. 80). Exit Harrison Street. Right onto Harrison
Street. Left onto The Embarcadero. Left onto Bay Street. Right onto Laguna.
Laguna turns into Marina Blvd. From Marina Blvd drive along Marina Blvd (west
toward Golden Gate Bridge) to the stop sign at the Marina Gate. Stay in the right
lane, cross the intersection where Marina Blvd. turns into Mason Street. (Note:
Unless you want to see our store from the Golden Gate Bridge, the left lane turns
into Hwy 101 and will lead you over the Golden Gate Bridge). The field is located
approximately 500 yards past the Crissy Field center on the right.
***Parking is limited, so please try to carpool. For everyone’s safety, we ask for
no bikes. Dogs on leash are welcome.***
Register Online Today at www.walk.jdrf.org or www.walkforthekids.org.For
further information contact Noel Wilson by email firstname.lastname@example.org or call JDRFat
WALK DAY INFORMATION
Turning in Checks, Cash and Matching Gifts:
For checks over $250, please put the walker's name and team name in the
Memo Line of the check.
For checks under $250, the canceled check is the walker's receipt.
Please convert all cash into checks made payable to JDRF.
Please include your Workplace Matching Gifts form in your Collection Envelope.
NOTE: Please allow at least 4 weeks for us to process all money turned in on
Corporate or Family Team Walker:
Check-in tables will be organized alphabetically. For example, team names that
start with the letters A-C will check-in at the first table, D-F team names will
check-in at the second table, and so on. Look for the sign that lists your team.
To ensure all team walkers are going to the correct check-in table, please
make sure your team walkers know your team name. If you do not see your
team name, please proceed to general check-in.
If you are an individual walker (no team affiliation), or don't see your your team
name listed on a sign, please proceed to GENERAL CHECK-IN to check-in.
To speed the check-in process, every walker should have a FULLY
COMPLETED and signed Collection Envelope. If you do not already have a
collection envelope, please get one from a check-in volunteer and fill it out
completely. Please make sure to include the walker's name and the team
name on each white collection envelope.
***Online Donations: If you have turned in money prior to the Walk, do NOT list
this on your Collection Envelope. We will have that information on record for
JDRF T-Shirt eligibility***
JDRF T-Shirts & Incentive Prizes:
Walkers turning in a minimum of $100 on Walk day will receive a 2006 Walk to
Cure Diabetes T-Shirt, which will only be available on Walk day and JDRF
cannot send them to you. For donations turned into JDRF before 11/15/06,
incentive prizes will be mailed 8 weeks after the Walk, excluding holidays.