Upcoming Volunteer Events:

Springtime Celebration
Saturday, March 31, 2012
L.A. Live Steamer
Los Angeles, CA
9:00am - 4:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the start of Spring!  Come celebrate with  PADRES as we bring food, fun, music, games to our families!  This event will take place at L.A. Live Steamers, located inside Griffith Park.  We need help with set up, food, games, arts & crafts, Esperanza, and other fun-filled activities throughout the event. Space is limited so register early and dont miss out!

5K Flagging 
Now until June 2012
Various Locations
Various Cities 

As we gear up for our STAND for HOPE! 5K Run Walk this coming June 24, 2012, we need YOUR help in getting the word out. We need help passing out flyers at various walks, sporting good stores, parks, soccer clubs, jogging paths, and other recreation areas. Please contact me for a detailed schedule, or if you know of places that would be interested in recruiting for this great event!  We can definitely use your help!

Some local 5Ks we would love to pass out flyers are on:
Los Angeles Marathon – 3/18 from Dodger Stadium to Santa Monica Pier
2012 Komen Los Angeles County Race – 3/24 at Dodger Stadium
Coaster Run – 3/25 at Knotts Berry Farm
Spring Break – 3/25 at Long Beach Beach Path
Hollywood Marathon – 4/7 at Lankershim end at Univeral Studios
Childrens Cancer Research fund – 4/29 at LA Live
Revlon Run/Walk – 5/12 at LA Memorial Coliseum Expo Park

YOU Can Help PADRES on Facebook!
Each person that "Likes" the Hyundai Hope on Wheels Facebook page can select PADRES to receive a $5 donation from our friends at Hyundai on your behalf.4 Easy Steps that will only take 2 minutes:

1) Visit http://on.fb.me/Like4HopeApp
2) 'Like' the page (if you haven't done so already)
3) Click the "Authorize App" button and then "Choose which Organization gets your Vote" button
4) Then select PADRES and Hyundai will donate $5 to the organization!

Everyone has a Story of HOPE... What's Yours?
Another way to join PADRES in honoring the HOPE and courage of patients and survivors is with an original Story of HOPE. Please share your story with PADRES and let others know how you found HOPE and inspiration through a personal experience... MORE




To register for an event you must pre-register by contacting me, either by email or telephone. Once you have pre-registered, you will receive a confirmation along with details and instructions. PLEASE NOTE: Under NO circumstances will walk-ups or registrations the day of an event be allowed. Due to liability issues, all volunteers must be at least 16 years of age or older.

We truly thank you for all your hard work and support to those affected by childhood cancer. Our mission to improve the lives of Latino children with cancer could never be accomplished without the support of wonderful supporters such as yourself!

If you need more information, feel free to contact me via email at gdelarosa@IAmHOPE.org or at (800) 269-4186 ext. 228

Thanking you in advance,

Gerry De La Rosa
Family Activities and Volunteer Manager


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