Area walk and run for charitable causes

posted Aug 31, 2017, 6:23 PM by Granger Meador   [ updated Sep 5, 2017, 10:31 AM ]
A couple of area events are being highlighted by current and former district employees.
BPSD bus driver Michael Whitney is promoting the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's at the University of Tulsa. The event begins with a party at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 23 and the walk begins at 9 a.m.

Register at TULSAWALK.ORG or text ALZWALK to the number 51555 to form a new team, join an existing one, or register as an individual. There is no individual registration fee, but participants who raise $100 or more earn an official T-shirt.

Walk to End Alzheimer's
Funding goes to the Alzheimer's Association. Donations can be made online at, sent via mail, or hand-delivered to:

Alzheimer's Association
2448 E 81st Street, Suite 3000
Tulsa, OK  74137

For more information you can email or phone Michael Whitney at 918-977-0610.

Former BPSD teacher Ronda Taraboletti is hosting the A21 Walk for Freedom Bartlesville on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 8-10 a.m. at Johnstone Park.

This global event is held in hundreds of venues worldwide. A21 is a worldwide organization which opposes modern day slavery through education, prevention, and rescue. You can register online.


For more information phone Ronda Taraboletti at 918-331-8220.

Granger Meador,
Aug 31, 2017, 6:23 PM