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Get ready to walk and roll

Get ready to walk and roll

by Falesha Ankton

KING5.com

Posted on August 1, 2012 at 11:34 AM

In less than six weeks, Seattle will host an event to bring the community together for a cause greater than ourselves. Our country has set out on a mission to bring equality through race, sexuality, gender and Parkview Services Walk & Roll for Inclusion aims for equality and awareness for individuals with Intellectual/ Developmental Disabilities.

Parkview Services has been in the Seattle community for over 40 years creating accessible housing for individuals and families with I/DDs. They’ve evolved over the past four decades to meet the needs of the I/DDs community with  the creation of , Capitol Hill Group Home,  Parkview Services camps and their Affordable Housing program which provides 52 rental housing for low income people with I/DDs.
On, Sunday, September 16, 2012 Parkview Services will launch the first annual Walk & Roll for Inclusion. Go out and show your support  at Volunteer Park in Seattle from ( 8:30 AM -Registration) 10:00 AM - 2:00PM to help raise money to create housing for our family, friends and neighbors with Intellectual/ Developmental Disabilities (I/DD's)

This  FUN event that creates a safe space for people with I/DDs to meet ,talk, laugh ,find commonality ,and work as a team and community to make sure everyone finishes walking or rolling the loops around the park, celebrate the fundraiser.  While walking or rolling along the 2- mile course you will see how beautiful and scenic this park really is, the park will be filled with games for kids and live music for the adults.
Please visit walk and roll to register for FREE and start raising money to help create safe, secure, stable homes for your family, friends, and neighbors with I/DDs.
 

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