Walk Details & FAQ
Everything you need to know about our 2017 Believe Walk can be found below in the Walk Details and the following FAQ section
Event Date: Sunday, October 1, 2017
Start Time: Registration 6:30 AM Event Start: 8:00 AM
Start Location: State St. and Orange St., Redlands, California
Finish Line: Redlands Bowl
Parking: Free parking is available at the following locations:
Online Registration Deadline: September 21, 2017
Additional $15 for Late Registration (Applied at close of online registration September 21, 2017)
VOLUNTEER POSITIONS ARE ALMOST FILLED!
Believe Walk Route
The Believe Walk will host a 5K in the beautiful city of Redlands California, please download the 5K Believe Walk Route.
Visit the Believe Walk Boutique at Check-In and Late Registration on Friday, September 29th or at the Believe Walk on Sunday, October 1st to purchase Believe Walk gear!
The Believe Bash is located at the Redlands Bowl. At the end of the finish line Stater Bros. Charities and Believe Walk Corporate Sponsors host over 50 vendors that give free goodies Believe Walk participants. The Believe Bash is a time of celebration!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Not exactly, while most cancer walks benefit breast cancer, Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer’s Believe Walk honors all cancer survivors and benefits organizations that support patients with all cancer types.
Absolutely Not! Both Men and Women are welcome. This is a family-friendly walk and we encourage you to bring the whole family to this community event.
There is no minimum age requirement for participants of the Believe Walk. Please feel free to bring your children! All children under the age of 18 years of age will need a signed waiver and release of liability from their parent or legal guardian.
Unfortunately, not, everyone at the Believe Walk and those on the route must register and sign a waiver and release of liability as part of the registration process. This ensures the safety of participants and allows Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer to measure the growth of the event each year. "Please help us maintain accurate numbers by encouraging your family and friends to register for the event."
Yes! The Believe Walk welcomes furry family members we know as our doggies. Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer have a special Bark & Believe check-in for your dog(s) at the registration area hosted by Varner & Brandt, LLP.
There are doggie waste stations on the route for your convenience, please help us keep the city clean by picking up after your dog(s).
The Believe Walk offers a 5K route (3.1 miles) in the beautiful city of Redlands California.
In the event that you need help, the route will be patrolled by police and volunteers that will be able to provide assistance. There will also be designated Aid Stations on the route that will be staffed with volunteer nurses that are trained in first aid. The Aid Stations are stocked with water and snacks that will help build your strength and keep you hydrated.
Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer would like your registration experience to be as simple as possible. On the Home page, you will find a registration button, choose the button that meets your registration needs. It is as simple as clicking on the appropriate button and the registration process will begin. If you would like to register offline you may download the Believe Walk Registration Form and mail to:
Stater Bros. Charities
You can download the Believe Walk Registration Form
Stater Bros. Charities
Yes, but your company will have to submit a written request and invoiced for team payment. After the Company Registration form is completed and returned a "registration code" will be emailed to the company representative which will allow the team to register online. Please see the registration procedure below. (Registration fees are paid for adult registration only)
A Company can request to pay a Company Team fee by downloading the Company Registration Form and emailing the completed form to Stater Bros. Charities Coordinator, Danielle Oehlman at Danielle.firstname.lastname@example.org
The Company Registration form should include the information below then emailed, faxed or mailed to Stater Bros. Charities:
The company check will indicate the company name and department or invoice number in the memo line.
All checks are payable to Stater Bros. Charities “Believe Walk” and mailed to:
Stater Bros. Charities
ALL PAYMENTS SHOULD BE RECEIVED BY: November 1, 2017.
The cost of registration is based on age; for children 3 and under registration is free, 4 years to 12 years old the cost is $10 and ages 13 years and older the cost is $35. For late registrations add an additional $15 cost to the registration fee. (Applied at close of online registration, September 21, 2017, or at 10,000 participants) Late Registration fees are as follows:
Yes, your registration fee is considered a charitable contribution to the Believe Walk and is 100% tax-deductable. Your registration fee and online fundraising will appear on your participant fundraising page.
Yes, you can, and we hope you will! You can form your own team or check to see if there is an existing team you can join. Registering a team builds camaraderie and team building skills for companies and it is a fun way for friends and families to come together and honor or support someone who has in some way been touched by cancer.
No, we encourage Believe Walk participants and our teams to set a self-imposed fundraising goal. Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer will not place a fundraising goal for you. Your fundraising effort has helped to advance cancer care for people in the Inland Empire cities of Southern California, and is very much appreciated! One dollar and one step at a time we are making a difference!
The Believe Walk Check-In is held days before the event. It is an opportunity for Walkers to check-in and pick-up their walk bib and event T-Shirt. By checking in early, you and your team avoid waiting in long lines the day of the event. You will have everything you need to join the celebration!
Check-In & Late RegistrationPathway Church 611 E. Cypress Ave. Redlands CA 92374
Friday, September 29, 2017
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Yes, this is a great opportunity for team captains to add that additional walker before the event.
Yes, a $15 additional late registration fee will apply to anyone who registers after September 21, 2017. Late Registration fees are as follows:
Payment can be made using cash, check and credit card. The Believe Walk will be accepting Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
Registering as a volunteer is FREE, click here to Register as a Volunteer. NOTE: There are limited positions available at this time.
Depending on how much time you can commit to the Walk, your job will vary. Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer will make every effort to place volunteers in areas that are of interest to them, but these volunteer positions are not guaranteed. Volunteers will be placed in age-appropriate positions where there is a need. Volunteers cover areas wherever support people are needed most.
A Volunteer will support event staff days leading up to the Believe Walk, the day of the event and as post-event support. Volunteers do not walk in the event but rather support the walkers by helping them with registration, on the route as walk marshals, and many other areas. Volunteers are essential to the success of the event by ensuring that the day's activities run smoothly. Walk participants are strictly at the event to participate in the 5K walk. **Both Walk Participants and Volunteers are able to take part in the festivities at the end of the walk called the BELIEVE BASH**
Volunteers may view our volunteer training videos at their leisure. These videos are located on the website under the I "Training Tab" at the top of the Home Page. If you or your group will be volunteering please visit the training tab to familiarize yourself with your volunteer position and the event.
DONATIONS & SPONSORSHIP
You can make a general donation online through the website. There are several ways to do this, you may make a donation during the registration process or choose to just donate by clicking the Donate link on the Home Page. If you want to make a donation offline mail your check or money order to Stater Bros. Charities.
*All donations are considered a charitable contribution and are nonrefundable.
Make all donation checks payable to:
"Stater Bros. Charities Believe Walk"
If you, or someone you know would like to become a corporate sponsor please contact Stater Bros. Charities to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.
The generosity of our donors is vital to our efforts to help local cancer centers provide support and services to patients today, and invest in the health of future generations. There are many ways to make a donation; including online, through the mail or the day of the event. Whether you wish to make a general donation, celebrate a loved one’s survivorship, mark a special occasion, or remember a loved one through a memorial donation, every single contribution gets us one step closer to our goal to raise critical funds for cancer centers in the Inland Empire cities of Southern California.
Your registration fee is 100% tax deductible and considered a charitable contribution. All charitable contributions made to the Believe Walk are nonrefundable.
All donations are considered a charitable contribution. All charitable contributions made to the Believe Walk are nonrefundable. The money you’ve raised will go to work in the community helping those affected by cancer. If you can’t walk please consider supporting the Believe Walk as a virtual walker.
Yes! Matching gifts will count toward your fundraising efforts, if the matching gift from your place of business is received by Stater Bros. Charities and Inland Women Fighting Cancer with your full name designated as the recipient of the matching gift. Matching gift amounts will only be credited to your account once the check has been received from the company, which in some cases can take quite a bit of time. Please include the walker’s name and participant team on your companies matching gift form. Matching gift forms from the Company should be completed and sent to:
"Stater Bros. Charities Believe Walk"
Yes. Donations made by checks should be made payable to “Stater Bros. Charities” and should include your name or team name in the memo line. All checks should be submitted with a Pledge Form and mailed to:
"Stater Bros. Charities Believe Walk"
Yes, click here to download the Pledge Form.
The donation will be credited as a general donation to the Believe Walk and will not be credited to a particular team or participant.
Credit card donations made via the website are posted immediately and a confirmation is generated and sent to the donor. Donations sent by check via US postal mail will be posted within three weeks of their mailing date if the Pledge Form is legible and instructions are followed correctly. Any missing information or illegible print will delay the process. Offline donations will not post to the website, but will be available if requested.
If a check is made payable to you or your team, please endorse the check on the back, along with your signature, with “For deposit only payable to Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer Believe Walk”
Most donors use either their credit card receipts or check stubs as donation receipts. Online donors will receive an e-mail confirming their gift and will also be directed to print the confirmation page when their donation is complete.
Donor’s names and contact information will never be sold or shared beyond Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer. Donors may receive collateral material or invitation to participate in the Believe Walk. Donors can “opt out” of any and all communications by contacting Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer Believe Walk.
You can use the Believe Walk logo with permission from Stater Bros. Charities & Inland Women Fighting Cancer. There are guidelines and restrictions on the use of the logo, please refer to the Style Guide and contact Stater Bros. Charities for more information.
Stater Bros. Charities or Inland Women Fighting Cancer