Published August 18, 2000


Help celebrate the spirit of the Special Olympics by participating in the Special Olympics East Bay Walk for the Gold. This event will be occuring right inside Hacienda on October 14.

Kick-Off Event
Celebrate the Walk for the Gold kick-off event on Friday, September 8, 2000 from 8:00 am to 9:00 am or from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm.  Attendees will meet Special Olympics Athletes and learn about the Special Olympics and participating in the Walk for the Gold.  The kick-off event will be held at the Marriott Residence Inn located at 11920 Dublin Canyon Road in Pleasanton. Team captains, walkers and friends are welcome to attend.

Walk for the Gold
The Walk for the Gold will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2000 at 8:00 am. The walk begins at Harvest Park Middle School and continues through Hacienda. Walkers raise money and earn incentive prizes by asking friends, family and co-workers to sponsor them.

Additional Information
Registration and sponsorship materials are available outlining all of the ways you can participate. Please feel free to use the contact information below for additional information on both the kick-off event and Walk for the Gold. 

Contact Information 
Kristina Knudsen
Development Director
Special Olympics East Bay
7700 Edgewater Boulevard, Suite 800, Oakland, California  94621
(510) 553-9833 Ext. 30 phone     (510) 553-0432  fax     kristina@sonc.org  e-mail     www.sonc.org  WWW

Hacienda Owners Association
4473 Willow Road, Suite 105, Pleasanton, California  94588-8570
(925) 734-6500  phone     (925) 734-6501  fax     info@hacienda.org  e-mail     www.hacienda.org    WWW