Walk Like MADD 5K Celebrates Another Stellar Year at 2017 Wrap Party on 8/30


Annual 5K Event Raised More Than $300,000 this Year Bringing the Seven-Year Total to Over $1.25 Million

Who/What: “Ultimate Software & Salah Foundation Present the La Croix, South Florida Ford & Florida Panthers Foundation Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash Fort Lauderdale 5K Brought to You by ADT and Allegiance Crane” will celebrate another stellar year of fundraising with a wrap party hosted by Greenspoon Marder Law. The event, which took place on April 30, 2017, raised more than $300,000 this year, bringing the seven-year total to over $1.25 million under the auspices of Volunteer Chairperson and National Board Member Heather Geronemus.

The top fundraisers for 2017 will be honored at the celebration including Ultimate Software, the top corporate team (Top Fundraiser - Tyrone Arucas); Grateful Survivors, the top friends and family team (Top Fundraisers - Penny & Keith Grumer); Myles & Tyler Gazes, the top youth fundraisers, and Florida Highway Patrol, the top law enforcement fundraiser (Top Fundraiser - Major Robert Chandler).

At the wrap party, guests will enjoy bites courtesy of Corporate Champion Sponsor Greenspoon Marder Law and “mock-tails” provided by Title Sponsor La Croix Water. Additional sponsors include Signature Sponsors Ultimate Software and The Salah Foundation; Title Sponsors, South Florida Ford and Florida Panthers Foundation, Presenting Sponsors Allegiance Crane and ADT Always Cares; and Corporate Champion Sponsors Broward Sheriff’s Foundation, Broward Sheriff’s Office, Broward Sheriff’s Advisory Council, Festival Flea Market, SunTrust, YellowCab and UPS.

When: Wednesday, August 30, 2017, 5:30–7:30 p.m.


Greenspoon Marder Law
200 East Broward Boulevard
Suite 1800
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Cost: No cost to attend

How: Please RSVP to madddash@gmail.com or call 954-448-7880

ABOUT MADD Founded by a mother whose daughter was killed by a drunk driver, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is the nation’s largest nonprofit working to protect families from drunk driving and underage drinking. MADD also supports drunk and drugged driving victims and survivors at no charge, serving one person every nine minutes through local MADD victim advocates and at 1-877-MADD-HELP. In South Florida, the chapter’s annual Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash Fort Lauderdale 5K has raised more than $900,000 since 2011. MADD’s Broward and Palm Beach chapters facilitate dozens of free events each year to educate youth and parents on the dangers and consequences of impaired driving. Learn more at www.madd.org or by calling 1-877-ASK-MADD.

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