The Push for Change Grand Finale

Friday  29 September  2017  11:30 AM    Friday  29 September  2017 2:00 PM
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Last update 30/09/2017

Watch our 2min Video Invite

EVENT is rain or shine! 

Join us, in this INSPIRATIONAL CANADIAN EVENT that celebrates 17 months of walking across the 2nd widest country in the world, over 9100 kilometres, engagements at 500 school and community events, and raising funds in excess of $500,000. A fully funded campaign managed in its entirety by a team of 5 led by Joe and Marie Roberts.

SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!  From St. John’s to Vancouver, Welcome Home Team Push for Change on September 29, 2017

Personally experience the emotion of the last kilometre and learn what motivated Joe through the epic Push for Change journey.

You don't want to miss this emotional and inspiring event that will finish with Joe sharing his personal journey at the Vancouver Library Square.

Walk with Joe Parade - EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

Walking Route
08:00   9km Walkers, meet at Confederation Park on Alpha Avenue
10:00   3.5km Walkers, meet at No Frills Parking Lot, McLean & East Hastings St.
11:00   1km Walkers + Pipe Band, meet at Victory Square
11:30   Arrive at Vancouver Public Library, Robson & Homer Streets
12:00   Entertainment + Speaking: Hear Joe's personal story of transformation that has inspired over a million people of all ages!

This event is supported with thanks by Family Services of Greater Vancouver 

**FREE t-shirt to the first 1000 attendees**

(Pick up your T-Shirts when you arrive at one of the 3 Walking/Rally Points)

Can't walk with Joe?

You can still show your support by texting BOOTSYVR to 41010 to donate $10.

Every dollar raised goes to youth homeless prevention initiatives.



Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

ID Not required.

Suitable for students in grades 5 and up and adults in all lines of work and interests.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Public parking in downtown Vancouver.


What can I bring into the event?

Come prepared rain or shine.

Wear comfy shoes if you're doing the full 9km walk.


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Contact Campaign Director Marie Roberts, with any questions.


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