Gainesville, FL NEDA Walk
Online Pre-Registration is now closed but you can still register at the walk and donate online!
Walk Venue: University of Florida- O'Connell Center
Walk Location: 250 Gale Lemerand Dr, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Walk Date: Saturday, March 22, 2014
Check In Time: 10:30AM
Walk Start Time: 11AM Walk End Time: 1PM
Walk Fundraising Goal: $15,000
Contact: Chelsea Kronengold
Guest Speaker: Benjamin O'Keefe
Benjamin O'Keefe, is a 19 year old actor, activist, and public speaker. Ben gained international notoriety after he began a movement against Abercrombie & Fitch and their company's disparaging comments and actions against people of plus-sizes. Ben has appeared around the world on television like Good Morning America and BBC Worldwide, and has contributed to publications such as The Huffington Post and The Guardian. He is currently writing his first book, Our Stories a Voice for the Voiceless.
Guest Speaker: Alexa Carlin
Alexa Carlin is the Founder of Hello Perfect, LLC., a movement empowering a community of people to redefine perfection and accomplish their dreams. After almost losing her life to sepsis in January 2013, she has become dedicated to helping others heal themselves through nutrition and the mind. Alexa graduated from the University of Florida in May 2013 and is now studying to become a Certified Holistic Health Practitioner at the Institute for Integrative Nutrition.
Effective 1/15/14, anyone who raises $100 or more (not including their registration fee) will be provided with a NEDA Walk T-shirt!
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Top 10 Participants:2910
Taylor Widom ($2,275.00)
Top 10 Teams:
Dream Team ($685.00)
Thank you to our generous in-kind donors:
Thank you to our sponsors:
UF Health Eating Disorder Recovery Center
Fairwinds Treatment Center
Turning Point of Tampa
The Recovery Village
Nutriton Therapy Associates
UF Psychology Club & Psi Chi