Glen Cove, NY - March 9, 2017 - The Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County (HMTC) is pleased to announce its inaugural Walk the Talk… Never Again, 5K walk, Sunday April 23, 2017 on the grounds of Welwyn Preserve, 100 Crescent Beach Road, Glen Cove, NY. Registration is at 9:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 10:30 a.m.
The walk is a fundraiser to support HMTC’s education programs across Long Island that empower, mobilize and create Upstanders – people who stand up to antisemitism and intolerance and advocate acceptance for all. Walkers can register as individuals or as teams. T-shirts will be given to registered participants who raises over $100 prior to the event and are available for purchase for $25.
Following the walk there will be free docent-led tours of HMTC’s museum from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and a community wide Yom HaShoah commemoration program at 2 p.m.
Walk the Talk…Never Again is made possible by the support of generous sponsors including Bridgehampton Bank, the Chatham Development Company, Andrea and Jeff Farkas and Family, Beth and Larry Farkas and Family, Jean and Eugen Gluck, Ronald H. Roth, P.C. and the media sponsor for the walk, Blank Slate Media. Other sponsorship opportunities are still available.
For more information, to make a donation, become a sponsor of the walk, or to register as a team or individual for the Walk the Talk… Never Again, 5K walk, visit here or contact Deborah Lom at (516) 571-8040 or email.
For more than 20 years, HMTC has been fulfilling its mission to teach the history of the Holocaust and its lessons through education and community outreach. For more information, call (516) 571-8040, visit www.hmtcli.org, Facebook and Twitter.