Event Day Information
Sunday, October 25, 2015
4 p.m. - Check in and festivities
5:30 p.m. - Remembrance Ceremony
6:30 p.m. - Survivor Photo (location TBD)
7:00 p.m. - Stores close, lights dim
7:00 p.m. - Opening Ceremony
7:30 p.m. - Light The Night Walk
CHECK-IN & FUNDRAISING
Q: What happened to the balloons?
A: Due to a national helium shortage, we have switched to paper lanterns. The colors and their meanings remain the same: red for supporters, white for survivors and gold for those who walk in memory. One great thing about the lanters is that they are reusable. More for the mission!
Q: Is there a fundraising minimum?
No, there is not a fundraising minimum to participate in the walk. We encourage all participants to beat the national average of $240. Be a Champion For Cures by raising over $100 and earn a 2015 Light The Night t-shirt.
Q: How do I turn in cash and checks?
The easiest way to accept/deposit a check donation is by using the new MyLLS smartphone app, which you can download here. The app's cutting-edge features include the ability to accept and immediately process donations via credit card and check, and social media integration.
Checks can also be mailed to the LLS office. Be sure to include the name of the participant to whom the donation should be credited to. Please do not mail cash. Cash should be turned into a money order and mailed, or delivered in person to the LLS office or at Light The Night.
attn: Light The Night
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
1711 Broadway Street NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Q: Where do I go when I get there? Do I need to check in?
TBD - check back soon
Q: What is early check in?
Early check in is your opportunity to turn in funds and pick up t-shirts and blank team banners for qualifying team members and skip this step on event day.
Q: How will I know how much money I've raised?
Volunteers at check-in/registration will have this info.
Q: Do I have to raise a $100 as an individual or as a team?
To receive the Champion for Cures benefits, you need to raise $100 as an individual.
Q: What about $1000 to be a VIP or the $2900 for Club 29?
Exactly like becoming a Champion For Cures, you will need to raise those amounts as an individual.