Frequently Asked Questions

General Information

 

Registration, Volunteering & Sponsorship Opportunities

 

Where is the Walk taking place?
The Walk for St. Mary's Kids
Crocheron Park
Bayside, NY 11361

The park is located between 33rd & 35th Avenues and cross streets 214th Place, 214th Lane, 215th Place, and the Cross Island Pkwy.

Parking is available at the John Golden Park entrance to Crocheron near the corner of 33rd Ave. and 215th Place or on the surrounding streets.

Registration/Check in is just past the parking lot, inside of the park.

How do I get there? 
Visit the Crocheron Park website for driving directions and public transportation information

What time does the Walk begin?
Registration begins at: 9am
Walk
begins at: 10am
Family Fun Day
begins at: 11am

How long is the Walk route?
There are 2 walk routes:  ½ mile and 2.5 miles.

Can I push a stroller?
Of course, bring the whole family!

Are roller blades or bikes allowed?
No roller blades or bikes please.

What is the weather cancellation policy?
This is a rain or shine event.

How do I register and what is the registration fee?
You can register as a Walker or Virtual Walker on this website. Adults are $20, which includes walk participation, a t-shirt, and admission to the Family Fun Day. Children under 13 are $8.

If I don't register, can I still attend the Walk?
Yes, but online registration is highly recommended.

Can I volunteer at the Walk?
Yes. St. Mary's is always looking for volunteers to help the day of the event. Please contact Victoria Falcone at 718-281-88176 or vfalcone@stmaryskids.org.

I can't attend the Walk.  Is there a way I can still participate?
Absolutely! Sign up as a Virtual Walker. A Virtual Walker is a participant who can't be at the Walk, but can still raise funds to support the Walk. Once registered, you can create a Personal Page on the Walk website to help you get the word out and encourage support from friends and family. 

How do I form a Walk team?
You can form a Walk team here.

How can I join an existing Walk team?
You can join a Walk team here.  Just search for the name of the team and click "Join" 

How do I create a fundraising page for myself or my Walk team?
Once registered, you can create and customize your personal and/or team page in the Participant Center. It's fun and easy!

Is my donation tax-deductible?
Yes

How can I, my company, or organization become a sponsor?
Contact Gizele Robinson at 718-281-8817 or vfalcone@stmaryskids.org

Who can I contact if I have other questions or concerns?
For general questions on the Walk: 718-281-8817

For assistance with the Participant Center: Gizele Robinson, 718-281-8568 or grobinson@stmaryskids.org