Light the Way

Light the Way

About This Campaign

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind's (CLB) 7th Annual Light the Way encourages people of all ages, particularly people who are blind or visually impaired, to maintain active and productive lifestyles. This year’s Light the Way fundraising event will provide participants with a morning of fun-filled exercise, camaraderie and musical entertainment. Join CLB and walk the scenic boardwalk in the Capitol Riverfront, participate in complimentary fitness mini-sessions, and enjoy lunch from on-site neighborhood food vendors. Following the walk and cool-down, take a seat in Yards Park and relax to the soulful tunes of accomplished blind pianist/musician, Mac Potts.

Support CLB by participating in the 7th Annual Light the WayProceeds from this year’s fundraising event will help CLB to remain a strong community resource for residents in the Washington metropolitan area for years to come.

Registration is FREE this year, but we encourage all participants to crowdfund! Click on "Participate in this campaign!" and register to walk. Once you register, be sure to hit the blue "Share" button on the upper right-hand corner of your personal campaign page. Use this sharing option as an easy way to spread the word through email, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc. and garner support for CLB!

About The Day

Location / Venue

  • Address:
  • Yards Park
  • 355 Water St SE
  • Washington, DC, District of Columbia
  • 20003, USA
  • Time:
  • Oct 14, 2017 09:00 am to
  • Oct 14, 2017 12:00 pm

Shining Light

Guiding Light

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind

Campaign to Support Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind (CLB) is an engaged, community leader in the Washington metropolitan area serving people of all ages who are experiencing vision loss. Clients of CLB receive service, training and employment resources that support the whole person, at every level of independence and stage of life. Through vision screenings, a mobile eye care unit, independent living skills training, support groups for youth and adults, career counseling and job placement, CLB enables clients to reclaim personal and professional independence by learning to advocate for themselves and address the challenges that arise from vision loss. CLB is a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions to CLB are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. CLB's tax identification number is 530196609. 

Fundraising Participant Personal Goal Amount Raised
Deborah Shum
Deborah Shum
20000
$200 of $100 (200%)
20000
$200
Janet Sifers
Janet Sifers
10522
$105.22 of $1,000 (10%)
10522
$105.22
Cathy Miller
Cathy Miller
10000
$100 of $1,000 (10%)
10000
$100
JOCELYN HUNTER
JOCELYN HUNTER
N/A
5000
$50
christina kavanagh
christina kavanagh
N/A
0
$0
Amy Reytar
Amy Reytar
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Kathy May
Kathy May
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Stuart Miller
Stuart Miller
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Kim Alfonso
Kim Alfonso
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
RON LENARD
RON LENARD
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Anna Quint
Anna Quint
N/A
0
$0
Patti Lyman
Patti Lyman
N/A
0
$0
Jenell Biggs
Jenell Biggs
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Joseph Pecoraro
Joseph Pecoraro
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Valerie Portney
Valerie Portney
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Jeremiah John
Jeremiah John
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Elaine John
Elaine John
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Larry Brown
Larry Brown
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Elizabeth Knipp
Elizabeth Knipp
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Tawanda Lee
Tawanda Lee
0
$0 of $50 (0%)
0
$0
Carolyn Scales
Carolyn Scales
N/A
0
$0
Silvana Corrales
Silvana Corrales
N/A
0
$0
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"We are excited to announce the seventh annual Light the Way event, taking place on Saturday, October 14th. For 117 years, Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind has been supporting, training, and employing people who are blind or have severe vision loss in our community. Join us at Yards Park as we walk for independence of those individuals with vision loss. Let's make this an extraordinary event!"
Tony Cancelosi
President and CEO
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind
  1. Janet Sifers
    Janet Sifers gave a $105 donation to support Janet Sifers
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  2. Pamela Taylor
    Pamela Taylor gave a $50 donation to support JOCELYN HUNTER
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    I have registered for Light the Way 5k!

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  4. Deborah Shum
    Deborah Shum gave a $200 donation to support Deborah Shum
    Dedication In Honor of: Norah the Wonder Dog
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  5. Candy Scherer
    Candy Scherer gave a $100 donation to support Cathy Miller
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  6. Amanda Cooke gave a $21 donation
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