Connecticut - 2019 Walk from Obesity

Join us on October 5, 2019

Donate To This Event

Online registration has closed. Please register at the Walk.
Registration at the Walk will be $35 (cash or check).

This is a 501c3 event. All donations are tax deductible as allowed by law.

Saturday, October 5, 2019
Event Details

Where Hubbard Park
999 West Main Street
Meriden, CT 06451
Event Start and Check-in Time 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Walk Begins 11:00 AM
Event Ends 1:30 PM
Online Registration Cutoff 10/4/2019 @ 1:00 PM EST
Online Donation Cutoff 12/31/2019 @ 11:45 PM EST
Local Event Leader Jane Sweeney
[email protected]

Thank you to our Local Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsor







Saint Mary's Hospital Bariatric Program


Bariatric Fusion

Danbury Hospital - Center for Weight Loss Surgery

Fairfield County Bariatrics & Surgical Specialists


Norwalk Hospital Bariatric Surgery Program

Want to become a Local Sponsor? Please contact an event leader listed above directly for local sponsorship information and opportunities or visit to download this Walk's sponsorship prospectus.

Walk Information

Registration and Fundraising

Online Registration and Fundraising

Online registration is $25 and will be available until Friday,  October 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM EST.  Please click "Register Now!" and follow the prompts to register online. 

Those who register online will automatically receive their very own online participant/fundraising page.  Please utilize our online fundraising tools to help meet your fundraising goal and/or to invite family and friends to join you at the Walk.  Please note:  If you do not wish to receive an online fundraising page or are unable to register online, please see the next section, "Registration at the Walk." 

We encourage all of our participants to be fundraisers and help us meet our event fundraising goal.  Also, while raising money for a great cause, you can win some great prizes, receive achievement badges on your online participant page, and a trophy will be awarded to the top fundraising individual and top fundraising team at the Walk!  

Check out our Resource Center for fundraising tips, a list of fundraising prizes, social media graphics, and more!

Registration at the Walk

Registration will be available at the Walk for $35. On-site registration will open at 10:00 AM. Cash, money order, or check will be accepted as payment for on-site registration.  

Plan to register at the Walk?  You can still be a fundraiser and win prizes!  To collect pledges in person, a printable pledge form is available here. Pledge forms may be turned in at the Walk and will be mailed to the National office on your behalf.  

FREE Child Registration and Coloring Contest

Children under the age of 12 may be registered to participate for free with a registered parent or guardian.  Children should be registered using the paper registration form, which may be accessed in the "Resources" section in your Participant Dashboard after online registration is completed.  We also offer an optional coloring contest and the winner will receive a prize at the Walk.  Please note: If you wish for your child to be entered into the coloring contest, please print and complete the coloring form prior to the event. 

There will be free coloring books and child sized t-shirts available, however, quanties are limited and will be handed out on a first come first serve basis.  

Contact Information 

For event specific questions, please contact the local event leader(s) listed at the top of this page.  

For general questions about the Walk from Obesity, ASMBS Foundation, or if you need assistance with registering, donating, or setting up your online fundraising page, please contact the national office:

ASMBS Foundation National Office:
[email protected]

Please note:  All transactions processed through DonorDrive will be billed by the ASMBS Foundation and are tax-deductible, as allowed by law.  A receipt will be emailed to you. 

Thank you to our National Sponsors



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Quick Stats

$19,285.00 Raised
99 Participants