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09 - Oct
(Nearby Event: Business)
Where:National Mall, Between Independence and Constitution Avenues from the Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20004
Light the Way - Walk for Independence Overview
Mark your calendars for Light the Way - Walk for Independence! October 9, 2016
9 AM to 12 PM
Admission: $25 registration
Benefiting: Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind's (CLB) 6th Annual Light the Way - Walk for Independence encourages people of all ages, particularly people who are blind or visually impaired, to maintain active and productive lifestyles. Coinciding with National Disability Employment Awareness Month, this year's Light the Way fundraising event will provide participants with a morning of fun-filled exercise, camaraderie and entertainment. Join CLB and walk the scenic, historic, and accessible route between the US Capitol and the Washington Monument. Interested participants will also have the opportunity to guide walkers who are blind or visually impaired. Leading this guiding experience will be CLB's ambassador, triathlete Charlie Plaskon, who is visually impaired. Support CLB by participating in the 6th Annual Light the Way - Walk for Independence. Proceeds from this year's Light the Way fundraising event will help CLB to remain a strong community resource for residents in the Washington metropolitan area for years to come. To register, please visit: *A special edition Light the Way t-shirt is included in the registration fee.* For more information, please call 202-454-6421 or email [email protected]
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