Team NPF Walk in Chicago

Join us on October 4, 2015

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Sunday October 4, 2015

Burnham Park - LAKE SHORE DRIVE SOUTH TO 39TH STREET (Oakwood Blvd.)EXIT

Event details

9:00 a.m. — On-site Registration Opens
10:00-10:30 a.m. — Walk begins at Lake Front Trail along beautiful Lake Michigan

Map of walk site

Parking is available at onsite parking lot and addtional street parking day of event.

Bring your pets too!

Join us as we FUNDRAISE for a CURE!! The Walk to Cure Psoriasis in Chicago is the largest event in Illinois dedicated to those living with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Join us for a day of family friendly activities as we raise funds for research that will lead us to a cure for psoriatic diseases. *Registration for this event is free, however a donation is required for each participant to gain entry on Walk Day. Your donation will help us maximize our impact on the community through research and free educational initiatives.

Meet our Honoray Medical Chair of this year's walk - Dr. Amy Paller, MD and hear the latest updates on treatment for psoriatic disease. 

Registration is now open for the Team NPF Walk in Chicago.

Welcome to the Team NPF Walk in Chicago, an event dedicated to finding a cure for psoriatic disease for you and your loved ones.

These 5K walks are a family friendly celebration of our community’s commitment to a cure. Bring old friends and make some new. Learn about new ways to manage psoriatic disease and enjoy free samples at our finish-line Health Fair. Dance to local bands and hear inspiring stories of people thriving with psoriatic disease. But most importantly, come out and do your part for a cure. 

Click the REGISTER NOW! button.  Ask everyone you know—friends, family, coworkers and neighbors—to make a donation or join your team. Don’t be shy. Remember when you gave to their fundraiser? We thought so.

Want to be a Psoriatic Psuperheroes:

What’s that up in the sky? It’s a bird! No, it’s a plane! No – it’s you, our Psoriatic Psuperhero! If you are living with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis, let us make a fuss over you at the Team NPF event in your area. In honor of your efforts to live well with psoriatic disease all Psuperheroes will receive a limited-edition T-shirt and other special benefits on event day. 

MEET OUR YOUTH AMBASSADORS

 
Meet the 2015 Team NPF Chicago Youth Ambassador/Co-Chair of the incredi-BOWLS team fundriaser, Molly ShacterHi, my name is Molly Shacter. I am 15 years old and in 10th grade at Krop Senior High School. I am in the Art Magnet Program and enjoy art, music, and spending time with friends and family. I have been touched by psoriasis because two of my cousins have psoriatic arthritis.  I have seen the debilitating effects this disease has on my cousins and I was inspired by their involvement and dedication to the National Psoriasis Foundation.  I have participated in all of the NPF walks in  Aventura and I am excited to continue my involvement with this worthy organization.  Please help us find a cure for this disease.


Meet the 2015 Zachariah Geduld Team NPF Chicago Youth Ambassador/Co-Chair of the incredi-BOWLS team fundriaser. Hi my name is Zachraiah Geduld.  I am 16 years old in 10th grade at Alonzo and Tracy Mourning Senior High.  I am interested in mathematics and science and I am a Lifeguard.  I am currently an active member of Future Medical Professionals because I want to be a Surgeon.  I am a math peer tutor for Mu Alpha Theta because I enjoy helping people. This passion of helping people has led me to want to help spread the word to educate people about psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and eventually find a cure for this disease.

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