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Step Out for Hospice Walk/Run

Put on your sneakers and make a difference at Step Out for Hospice on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, at the Irish American Club of Woburn, 147 Main St. (next to Walgreens). You can help local residents facing a terminal illness by joining us for:

  • 1-Mile Fun Run for ages 13 and under at 11:30. Free. (Register)
  • 3-Mile Walk at noon (Register)
  • 5-Mile Road Race at 12:30 p.m. (Register)

Preregister for the Walk or Road Race in advance for $30 through Oct. 2 or register at the event for $40. Students ages 18 and younger may register for the Walk or Road Race for $15. (Minimum age for the Road Race is 13 years old.) Participants who preregister will be guaranteed a sweatshirt. Join us after the Walk/Road Race at the Irish American Club for live music, refreshments, raffle, and auction. Participants can extent the impact of their walk or run by raising money as an individual or team with a fundraising webpage.

If you can't join us on Oct. 6, you can still help:

Step Out for Hospice is presented by the Woburn Friends of VNA Hospice & Palliative Care, the Irish American Club of Woburn, and the Shamrock Running Club.  


To learn more about Step Out for Hospice, please contact Deborah Corkum, manager of grants and donor communications, at 888-663-3688, ext. 1362. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter for event updates. 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Step Out for Hospice offers a variety of sponsorship opportunities and benefits for businesses and individuals. Your donation helps VNA Hospice & Palliative Care provide much needed care and comfort to local residents facing a terminal illness and loss. For more information about sponsoring, please contact Laura Wise, fund development manager, at 617-886-6460.

Thank You to Our 2018 Sponsors

Our gratitude to the following businesses and individuals for sponsoring the 21st annual Step Out for Hospice.   

Event Sponsor


Platinum Sponsors


Gold Sponsors
The Coakley Family
Jamieson Management Co., Inc.
Doris Lynch
Marietta Lynch
Kevin P. Mooney, DDS
Silver Sponsors
The Bill Collins Foundation
State Representative James Dwyer & Family
Emmett Electrical Services
Heimlich Landscaping & Construction Corp.
Bronze Sponsors
DeVito Funeral Homes
Elia Financial Services
Embler-Metters Charitable Gift Fund
Richard F. Gately, Alderman, Ward 2
George's Auto Body
Gulde Insurance Co. 
Hillside Florist & Gifts
Hogan Tire & Auto
The Leo Organization dba Dunkin' Donuts 
Lukasiewicz & Bellavance LLC
Mahoney's Auto Body
McDonald Landscaping
Murtha Culina
O'Leary Brothers General Contractors
Stanton & Co., CPA
Woburn City Athletic Club
Woburn Rehabilitation & Nursing Center
Woburn/Stoneham Elks 908
A. Cierri and Sons
Adams Animal Clinic
City Council President Rich Haggerty
Century Bank & Trust
Collins Management 
G.W. Gately, Inc.
Mayor Scott Galvin
Lannan Chevrolet
Marshfield Auto Body
NDB Fitness
Patriot Community Bank
Pro Equipment Service
Rush-Kent Insurance Agency
Paul and Cynthia Spinazola
Towanda Club
Winchester Lodge of Elks 1445
Woburn Country Club 19th Hole Club
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