Hiker 2015Join us during October, National Domestic Violence Awareness Month,
as we raise awareness of the issue of domestic violence in our communities.

Saturday, October 13th; 9:30 am
Schuyler Outreach Food Pantry (St. Mary’s Center, 112 10th St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891)
Registration: 9:30 am; Program: 10 am; Hike: 10:30 am.

Donate to Help Local Victims

We’ll be walking the Watkins Glen Gorge after meeting at the Pantry. Printed maps will be provided. Or download a Map App.

Optional Registration Donation: $5 gift card to a local gas station or grocery store to be given to victims of domestic violence in our program.

Bring your family & friends out to take a hike & make the community aware of domestic violence and the resources to help those in need of advocacy and support!

For more information, contact Katie at 607.734.9784, ext. 2133. Parking: available at the Watkins Glen State Park for a fee ($8) or Street Parking is available near the gorge.

Use #TakeAHikeDV to help spread awareness on Social Media! Join & Share our Event on Facebook!

Local Agencies will be on hand with information and resources for our community.

First Step Hoodies will be available for a suggested donation of $20. Event T-shirts will be available for a suggested donation of $10 for adult sizes & children’s sizes.

Please read our photo release and waiver before registering the day of the Hike – registration opens at 9:30am. 

This event is made possible by generous donations from local individuals and businesses: The Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes, Chemung Supply Corporation, The Hilliard Corporation, Autumn Valley Gold Retriever Club, Autumn Valley Golden Retriever Rescue, and Labella Associates.

If you are interested in Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact Katie Rhodes.

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