Walk for Freedom 2018
Registration is now open!
Wear your #WalkForFreedom t-shirt. – can be purchased at A21.org when you register
Deadline to purchase WFF shirt is October 3rd
Failure to order it on time will result not receiving it on time for WFF
We will have LIMITED amount of WFF shirts for sale the day of
Wear ALL BLACK! This includes, black pants, shorts, yoga pants, skirts, etc.
No visible logos if you’re not going to wear the WFF shirt
(dress comfortably - wear tennis shoes)
Bring a water bottle to stay hydrated.
Is there food at the walk?
We will have light refreshments at Hope Celebration after the walk
How far is each walk?
What if there’s inclement weather?
We will hold the walk, rain or shine. However, in the event the weather is life threatening, we will keep everyone posted on the decision. Be sure to follow us on social media.
Why are we walking single file?
We are walking in single file because it represents unity and is an attention grabbing walk that will get onlookers asking questions which is what we want.
Why are we wearing all black?
Black is an integral part of the #WalkForFreedom brand
Are pets able to participate?
For the safety and well-being of all participants, we ask that no pets or animals (with the exception of service animals) participate in the #WalkForFreedom
Are strollers, wheelchairs, bikes, and inline skates able to participate?
Although we ask all participants to leave their bikes, skateboards, scooters, roller skates, roller blades and motorized vehicles at home, our participants are permitted to bring wheelchairs (both manual and motorized) and strollers, in order to make sure that everyone can participate.
Do I have to be able to walk to participate?
Absolutely not! It is not necessarily the walking for freedom that matters, but being in solidarity with the 27 million who have been trafficked around the world!
What are the official hashtags?
#WalkForFreedom – Official hashtag of event worldwide
#WalkForFreedomSATX – to identify and represent San Antonio
Where can I follow the Freedom Chasers on social media?
What happens after the walk?
We will have a Hope Celebration shortly after the walk. Although the walk is serious and somber, we also want to celebrate that you came out to show your support for the victims trapped in slavery.
We will have Letters of Hope station where you will be able to write survivors words of encouragement. These letters will mailed to A21 to give to victims in restoration homes.
We will have music, social media alley, light refreshments and so much more to remember that together, we can unite and help end modern-day slavery.