Walk for Life

Join us Saturday, June 20, 2015, at one of our three locations. To get started, register on-line or download a pledge form (see below), then sponsor yourself and ask your family, friends, and co-workers to also sponsor your worthy cause! It’s a fun way to raise funds that support the life-saving work of the Pregnancy Resource Center. The walk is about two miles at any of our three sites. For more information contact us: 616.259.1522 | events@prcgr.org .

Getting Started

1. Get Involved
Join us Saturday, June 20, 2015, at one of our three locations for a morning walk. It is a fun way to raise funds that support the life-saving work of the PRC. The walk is about two miles at any of our three sites.

2. Complete Your Pledge Form
Please print clearly, filling in all sponsor information. Completed forms will be collected during registration or can be dropped off at the PRC Administration office. Additional pledge forms are available on the Walk for Life website: prcforlife.org.
3. Raise Pledges ONLINE!

  • a. Go to the PRC web page (prcforlife.org/events)
  • and click on the Walk for Life page.
  • Create your own fundraising page.
  • Send a message to family, friends, and co-workers
    asking them to consider making a pledge.
  • Print your pledge form and bring it to Walk for Life on June 20 at one of our three locations.


How do I ask others to sponsor me?
Simply start by sponsoring yourself! Then ask everyone you know: your co-workers, family, friends, and students.

Do I need to collect all of the money
that my sponsors donate?
No, you are not required to collect money. Bring your pledge form with you to the Walk for Life registration table. If sponsors wish to give you cash or checks, please mark the “cash” or “check” box below their name. Sponsors may also fulfill their pledge online at www.prcforlife.org by clicking “one-time” donation or select the “bill me” option.

How far is Walk for Life?
The walk is about two miles in length. A shorter route is available for those with special needs. Walk for Life is a family-friendly event and all ages are encouraged to participate! Please call us for more information at 616.259.1522 or events@prcgr.org.

What if it rains?
We will walk rain or shine, so bring your umbrella! However, if you prefer, you may walk on your own at your earliest convenience and hand deliver or send us your pledges.

How much money can I raise?
The sky is the limit!  Some walkers raise $200 and others raise thousands. It is up to you!

Walk Incentives

$200 — WALK FOR LIFE T-shirt
Your gift of $200 provides consultation to four mothers along with diapers, formula, wipes, and clothing for their children.* Your t-shirt may be picked up the day of the event.

$1,000 — Life Saver’s Club Dinner
Your gift of $1,000 provides 12 class sessions of our Willing to Wait™ program to students in the Greater Grand Rapids community.*

Raise $1,000 or more in pledges and become a member of the PRC Life Saver’s Club. Join Jim Sprague, our Executive Director, on August 11, 2015 for a special Life Saver’s celebration dinner at Cornerstone’s Wood Seminary Building (3000 Leonard St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525).

$2,500 — IPAD Mini Drawing
Your gift of $2,500 provides more than two weeks of pregnancy tests and options counseling for women at our downtown office.*

When you raise $2,500, you will be eligible for a chance to win an iPad Mini. The winner will be announced at our August 11 Life Saver’s Club Dinner.**
Top Fundraising Walker —
The walker with the highest total in paid pledges by August 3, 2015 will win a luxurious night stay at the Amway Grand Plaza with dinner at Ruth Chris Steakhouse.** 

*If sufficient funds are received to fulfill one category, donations will
be used to provide assistance where most needed.

**PRC staff are not eligible.

Pick Your Own Date

Can’t walk on June 20? That’s okay! Pick your own date. Invite some friends. Collect pledges. Put on your walking shoes. Then walk your own two-mile Walk for Life! Don’t forget to send your pledges to the PRC Administration Office at 415 Cherry St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact our events office at 616.259.1522 or

Walk for Life

Registration 8:00 a.m.
Walk 9:00 a.m.
Paul Henry Trail *Registration 8:30 a.m. (This location only)
Cornerstone University
Catholic Central High

5k Run

Run for Life is a 5k race that is designed for serious athletes, as well as individuals and families just looking for a fun experience. It is a great way to raise funds that support the life-saving work of the PRC.

Race Information

Registration – 7:00 a.m. 5k Start Time – 8:00 a.m.

Where: Cornerstone University, Grand Rapids, MI
Registration: $30/person Children 8 & under FREE!

This is a fundraising event to benefit the PRC and the people we serve. Your $30 registration fee covers basic race expenses. When you raise an additional $50 or more, you will provide services that make a difference in the lives of children and families. These donations will be collected during the registration process.  Please click on the link below to download a fundraising pledge form. Consider asking family, friends, neighbors, and coworkers to support your run as you support a great cause!  Don’t forget to use social media to get the word out and be sure to submit your donations and pledge form at our 5K run on June 20.


Catholic Central High

Paul Henry Trail*

Cornerstone University