News & Events

MEDIA KIT

The media kit includes our history, FAQs about our services, and client profiles. Their stories are the PTW story.

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Events

Open Houses

Join us during one of our Open Houses throughout 2018 to see our new facility and the great work our trainers and clients do every day. Click here for our schedule of Open Houses!

Fundraising

Casino Night – This event is a Texas Hold’Em tournament run by an outside company, with support from staff.  Invite people to the event, obtain sponsorships, donate or obtain prize donations, volunteer to help at the event or just attend and try your hand at poker. Held annually in March.

NJ Marathon – It provides a means to raise money for the PTW programs. The NJ Marathon also provides opportunities for clients to raise funds and help cover their own costs for our services. For more information or to participate, contact Stephanie Lajam at slajam@pushtowalknj.org.

Golf Outing – This is PTW’s largest fundraising event and is held annually in September. Those interested may join us this year on Monday, September 17, 2018 for a fun day of golf including lunch, cocktail hour, and dinner banquet. If you are not a golfer, we invite anyone to join us for the evening. At the dinner, attendees and guests have an opportunity to learn more about PTW and to participate in a live “auction” to help PTW acquire much needed state of the art equipment and other items. Click here to view our registration page and a list of sponsorship opportunities.

Beefsteak – This is PTW’s newest event and has become an instant hit. We invite everyone to join us for this social night out. Attendees can enjoy beefsteak, build bread towers, and see if luck is on their side for our 50/50 raffle. The PTW Beefsteak will be held on November 3, 2018 at the Bloomingdale Fireman’s Hall. To purchase tickets, please contact Kate Wolfe at kwolfe@pushtowalknj.org or 201-644-7567.

Expos, Workshops, & Conferences

Visit Push to Walk at any of the following events:

21st Annual Multiple Sclerosis Research Symposium-October 14, 2018
New York, New York

A few members of the Push to Walk staff will be attending this symposium hosted by the Tisch MS Research Center of New York. This is the largest symposium dedicated specifically to, one of the various specialized populations we serve, those with MS. To register for this free event visit the registration website.

13th Annual Grantee Symposuim-October 15, 2018
West Orange, New Jersey

Push to Walk staff will be attending this symposium hosted by the Kessler Foundation. The Kessler Foundation invites their grant funding recipients to learn the best practices and framework to maximize agency performance and employment at this half-day workshop. To learn more about the Kessler Foundation visit their website.

Working 2 Walk 2018: 13th Annual Science & Advocacy Symposium-October 19-20, 2018
Vancouver, Canada

Five members of the Push to Walk team will be heading to Vancouver, Canada to attend this annual two-day conference hosted by Unite 2 Fight Paralysis. W2W brings together scientific researchers, community members, and advocates to discuss and learn the latest in paralysis research and curative therapies. To learn more about Unite 2 Fight Paralysis and Working 2 Walk visit their website.