Walk-a-thon Reminders!

Event Information:

Saturday, November 11, 2017


--School Walk-a-thon—

9:00am – 12:00pm

Riordan High School Track

Free to all community.

Donations to the School Welcome

Supporting “Music in Schools” for K-2nd and “Shakespearience” for 3rd-8th


--Parish Sports Spaghetti Social—­

1:00pm – 6:00pm (to allow Parishioners to come down after the 4:30pm mass ends)

SFB Goode Parish Hall

Pre-orders through Nov. 7th

Supporting Parish Athletics Program



General Information:

  1.   Please bring additional funds to the Walk-a-thon to support other SFB activities!
    a) We will be selling SFB logo apparel that day some come prepared to buy some spirit wear. Be ready for the next SFB Spirit Day!

    b) Lolita Churchill will be taking Scrip gift card orders at the Walk-a-thon. These make great holiday gifts. You will be able to get your gift cards before our one-week Thanksgiving Holiday break.

    c) 6th Grade will be selling coffee/hot chocolate and a small treat as a class fundraiser for their 7th Grade Yosemite field trip.

If you have been collecting Box Tops 4 Education coupons from your grocery products, feel free to bring your  Box Tops coupons to the walk-a-thon. Our Box Tops Coordinators Mary Brezin and Kate Kassuba will have a container at the Walk-a-thon for you to drop them off. The next submission date for Box Tops coupons is Spring 2018 so keep clipping those Box Tops!
 St. Finn Barr Walk-a-thon Volunteer and Donations
Saturday, November 11, 2017 
School Walk-a-thon  Parish Sports Spaghetti Social 
Archbishop Riordan High School Track 9:00am - 12:00pm Walk, walk, walk! (7:00am - 9:00am Setup // 12:00pm - 1:00pm Cleanup)  SFB Goode Parish Hall 1:00pm - 6:00pm 
VOLUNTEERING AND DONATING Parents, we need your help to make SFB walk-a-thon a success! This event a great opportunity to earn hours for your 30 parent hour commitment by volunteering and donating. Note that each family may earn a maximum of 10 hours per SFB event (as 10 working hours, $100 in donated items, or combination of hours worked+donated items) We look forward to your participation and appreciate your support as a volunteer or in making donations for this important fundraiser! Thank you! 

Shift times for various task are generally two hours from 7:00am through 1:00pm.
Sign up to volunteer by Thursday, November 9th by clicking this SignUpGenius link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4cafa72aa3f94-20177

Sign up by 12:00am (midnight) of Tuesday, November 7th and get double hours -- 2 hours for working 1 hour! 

Please note that come the day of the walk-a-thon, we may need to redistribute our volunteers depending on where more help is need. We appreciate your understanding and flexibility. 

Sign up for donations by Thursday, November 9th, 2017 by clicking this SignUpGenius link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4cafa72aa3f94-20176

Please drop off donations at the office by Friday, November 10th, 2017
. Attach receipts to the donated item(s) with your eldest child's name & grade. For gift cards, order through our SFB Scrip Program! 

1. Drinks: 8oz bottled water (300 bottles) 
2. Snacks: fruit - cuties/mandarin oranges, bananas, apples (250 pieces) 
3. Snacks: granola/cereal bars (250 bars) 
4. Canopies: 10’x10’, 1 parent hour for donation (2) 
5. Gift cards: $25 Safeway or $25 Visa to purchase snacks or supplies (no limit) 
6. Gift cards: low value $10-$25 to use as prizes for random drawings (no limit)    

After the Walk-a-thon, join us in the SFB Parish Hall for the Sports Program Spaghetti Social!  All proceeds benefit SFB Parish Athletics. (flyers attached)