Navigation Links
FORGET THE JONESES, This is All About Keeping up With the Walkers as the Los Angeles Jewish Home Sends Out an Invite to Everyone Named 'Walker' in the United States
Date:10/16/2007

Unique Request Highlights December 2 Annual Wells Fargo Walk of Ages

Fundraiser

RESEDA, Calif., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Jewish Home is inviting everyone with the name of "Walker" in the United States to either join or give a dollar when it hosts its eighth annual "Wells Fargo Walk of Ages" on December 2 in Reseda. According to official census records there are 663,233 people in the country with that last name.

"We're always looking for more walkers," said Shelly Markham, event chair. "So we thought why not look for 'Walkers,' literally? We want to draw attention to the amazing programs and services for seniors featured at the Home and the need for everyone in the community to focus on this important part of the area's population."

One of the largest walks to take place annually in the San Fernando Valley with nearly 1,000 participants, the event raises money to support the work of the not-for-profit Home, which is the largest single-source provider of senior housing in Los Angeles. This year, event sponsors hope to raise $400,000 through the Walk to benefit the residents of the Home.

The Walk will begin and end at the Jewish Home's Eisenberg Village Campus at 18855 Victory Boulevard in Reseda. Registration begins at 7 a.m. followed by warm-ups, the opening ceremony and the walk itself at 8:30 a.m. Already nearly 50 local businesses have shown their support by becoming sponsors of the event. Title sponsor Wells Fargo which last year had more than participants in the event, will again be forming a Walk team. Individuals or teams may register for the event at http://www.walkofages.kintera.org or by calling 818-774-3100.

Founded in 1912, the world-renowned Los Angeles Jewish Home is one of the foremost continuing senior living facilities in the United States and is the largest single-source provider of senior housing in L
'/>"/>

SOURCE Los Angeles Jewish Home
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Handling forgetfulness
2. Menopause pauses memory, posing unforgettable problems
3. Never Forget Brushing And Flossing
4. Forgetful? You May Be Losing More Than Just Your Memory
5. When Your Pet Forgets Who You Are
6. Chemo Brain- Nothing Forgettable About It
7. Forgetfulness Actually Helps Your Brain Stay Healthy
8. People suffering from Alzheimer’s: can they take decisions about their treatment
9. Doctors In UK Have Reservations About NHS Plan
10. More about HIV
11. Teens listen to parents about smoking
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/29/2014)... Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 ... Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit concluded with the $10,000 ... CEO of Bikanta. ( http://www.bikanta.com ) , The 11th ... summit pairs investors with entrepreneurs who can bring innovative ... , “We are pleased to have had such ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Lean and Lovely, an affordable and short program, ... to wear a bikini in the near future. This has ... review. , “Our Lean and Lovely review shows ... fitness levels. Neither your age nor your body shape matters, ... at the beginning, you will achieve the results that you ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Consilium Staffing, Your Partner in Locum Tenens, is reporting a ... with strong indications the Irving, Texas-based firm will reach sixty ... “This is a great time to be at Consilium,” says ... “We are proud of what we have accomplished in the ... excited about how things are shaping up for the next ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... 2014 The Multiple System Atrophy Coalition, ... the appointment of five new members to its Board ... the election of its executive directors. The MSA ... and 2 Physician Advisors. These 12 dedicated volunteers ... of education, support, advocacy and research funding for the ...
(Date:7/29/2014)... Launched in 2012 by veteran anesthesiologist Dr. ... earlier this year at its Vegas location. Having exceeded ... publication of research data related to the 20,000 plus ... only licensed medical practice dedicated to the study, prevention ... and treated thousands of patients within the first months ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit Names Bikanta Competition Winner 2Health News:Lean and Lovely: Review Examining Neghar Fonooni’s Program Released 2Health News:Consilium Staffing Experiences Significant Revenue Growth 2Health News:The Multiple System Atrophy Coalition Appoints Five New Members to Board of Directors 2Health News:The Multiple System Atrophy Coalition Appoints Five New Members to Board of Directors 3Health News:The Multiple System Atrophy Coalition Appoints Five New Members to Board of Directors 4Health News:Hangover Heaven Surpasses 20,000 Hangovers 2Health News:Hangover Heaven Surpasses 20,000 Hangovers 3
... emergency room patients for carbon monoxide poisoning is a ... even in a high-volume urban hospital, according to new ... In the largest study of its kind, more than ... screened for exposure to carbon monoxide (CO), a highly ...
... SEATTLE, Feb. 13 A system for tracking ... gone into service at the Seattle,Cancer Care Alliance. ... the technology tracks any movement of the,prostate in ... moves beyond,pre-determined parameters so they can adjust the ...
... Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) have ... Prize, an award for papers that reflect the highest ... was established in 2005 as the PNAS Paper of ... 2007 to honor late PNAS Editor-in-Chief Nicholas R. Cozzarelli. ...
... about high-calorie,chocolates this Valentine,s Day and give the friends ... It,s a gift that will satisfy,their sweet tooth, warm ... "Vitasoy,s new Organic Chocolate Single Serve is a ... flavor without all of the,fat, cholesterol and calories," said ...
... the fight against MRSA and cancer. Researchers at the ... Inspiralis Ltd, based around their expertise in DNA topoisomerases ... to unravel and wind up properly and not to ... as a result of various cellular processes, such as ...
... Solution Yields Streamlined, Compliant Coding of Nearly 90,000 Annual ... ... Feb. 13 MedAptus(R), the leading provider of,point-of-care charge capture ... has completed,enterprise-wide deployment of the company,s Infusion Services Module., ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Routine screenings uncover hidden carbon monoxide poisoning 2Health News:Routine screenings uncover hidden carbon monoxide poisoning 3Health News:GPS for the Prostate: System Keeps Radiation Therapy on Target 2Health News:PNAS announces 2007 Cozzarelli Prize recipients 2Health News:Give Vitasoy's 'Liquid Love' for Heart Month! 2Health News:DNA with a twist: New company to search for cancer drugs and antibiotics 2Health News:Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Completes Deployment of MedAptus' Infusion Services Module 2Health News:Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Completes Deployment of MedAptus' Infusion Services Module 3
(Date:7/28/2014)... Research and Markets  has announced the addition of the ... offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... pain in the human body,s joints such as wrists, fingers, ... the tissues that surround the joints and in other organs. ... usually just mild pain around the joints coupled with stiffness ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... HONG KONG , July 28, 2014  Syneron ... global aesthetic device company, announced today that its new ... tattoos of all types and colors and pigmented lesions ... innovative dual wavelength device, with 532nm and 1064nm wavelengths, ... to the skin using pulses which are trillionths of ...
(Date:7/28/2014)... Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited ("Concord Medical" ... leading specialty hospital management solution provider and operator of ... in China , today announced that ... a special cash dividend of US$0.30 per ordinary share ... Company,s outstanding ordinary shares. The total expense for the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs Market 2014-2018 2Syneron Announces CE Mark for PicoWay Dual Wavelength Picosecond Laser for Tattoo Removal and Treatment of Pigmented Lesions 2Syneron Announces CE Mark for PicoWay Dual Wavelength Picosecond Laser for Tattoo Removal and Treatment of Pigmented Lesions 3Syneron Announces CE Mark for PicoWay Dual Wavelength Picosecond Laser for Tattoo Removal and Treatment of Pigmented Lesions 4Concord Medical Declares Special Dividend 2
... 2011 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ... of its Neurovascular business to Stryker Corporation.  The sale ... received at closing (including an upfront payment of $1.376 ... commercialization of the next-generation Target™ Detachable Coils, and $24 ...
... Express Scripts, Inc. (Nasdaq: ESRX ) announced that ... on January 10, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. PST (11:30 a.m. EST) ... The presentation will also be broadcast via the Internet and ... web site at http://www.express-scripts.co m . RealPlayer or Windows ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Boston Scientific Completes Sale of Neurovascular Business 2Boston Scientific Completes Sale of Neurovascular Business 3Boston Scientific Completes Sale of Neurovascular Business 4
Tibial distractor...
... OptiMumm™ smoke evacuator is ... complete smoke evacuation system ... AccuVac™ smoke evacuation attachment, ... and either the Force ...
... The De Mayo Knee Positioner reduces surgeon fatigue ... leg during surgery. The positioner's single locking ... and rotation. The same lever releases the ... of motion testing. The positioner is easily ...
... height permits optimal leg position for the seated ... cast with the foot/ankle at 90 degrees to ... tongue of the stand. Stockinette is pulled over ... is used in a routine fashion. The cast ...
Medicine Products: