Walk To End Epilepsy in Connecticut Raises $107,000

We are thrilled to announce the results of our record breaking year! Between the 4 locations, we had 63 teams, 877 participants, and raised $107,000 to support people with epilepsy!

We would like to congratulate the top fundraising team, Team C4C, who brought in $5,200! Congratulations also goes to Beth Usher who raised $1,395 as the top individual fundraiser! We would like to thank all teams who raised money to support this event. We had 23 teams raise over $1,000 this year! Kudos to you all!

We would like to thank all the sponsors of this event: Greenwich Biosciences, Sunovion, UConn Health, Hartford Healthcare Ayer Neuroscience Institute, Eisai, Sherwin Williams, Stamford Health, Conair, Yale University School of Medicine, Rick's II Auto Repair, The DeBourcy Fund, The Blaine Family, Tiernan's Bar & Restaurant

We are very grateful to State Sen. Dan Champagne for welcoming the attendees at the Tolland location, State Rep. Caroline Simmons and Stamford Mayor David Martin at the Stamford location, and Lou Esposito, Chief of Staff for West Haven Mayor Nancy Rossi at the West Haven location. We thank Shane Conroy, Beatrice Capra, Gabby Dellacono, Beth Usher, Emma Borys, and Dr. Louise Resor for speaking at one of the locations and sharing their stories about epilepsy and how it has impacted their life.

Finally, thank you so much to all the volunteers who made this event possible: Kelly Bustos, Ed Barros, Martin Levine, Dawn Clisham, Danielle Blaine, Denise Brower, Laura Cassenti, Mike and Kelly DeBellis, J. Howard Public Relations, Bill Shea Photography, Tom Fearney Photography, Shannon Flynn, and the numerous volunteers who helped on the day of the event at each location.

We appreciate your support and look forward to seeing you at next year’s event!
Tolland Location
Sunday, May 5th, 2019
Location: Crandall Park - 64 Cider Mill Rd, Tolland, CT 06084
Registration: 9:00am
Walk: 10:00am
Celebration: 11:00am

West Haven Location
Saturday, May 11th, 2019
Location: Old Grove Park at Savin Rock, West Haven, CT
Registration: 9:00am
Walk: 10:00am
Celebration: 11:00am

Farmington Location
Saturday, May 11th, 2019
Location: Winding Trails, Farmington, CT
Farmington is a 3 mile walk in the woods. No paved path available at this location.

Registration: 9:00am
Walk: 10:00am
Celebration: 11:00am

Stamford Location
Sunday, May 19th, 2019
Location: Cove Island Park, Stamford CT
Registration: 9:00am
Walk: 10:00am
Celebration: 11:00am

Registration Fee: $35 per person
(Children 10 and under fee)


  • Registrations will be accepted on the day of the event at all locations.
  • A donation to a team does not mean you are registered to walk!
  • All events will be held RAIN OR SHINE!
  • Each participant will receive: An Official Walk T-Shirt & Event Lunch Ticket
  • Each Team will receive: A team sign. Teams must be registered by April 28 to receive the team sign.
  • We encourage everyone to join a team...or start your own! It's easy and fun. You will be able to create your own team page with a photograph, your story and set your own fundraising goal.

Click Here to Download the 2019 Handbook » Walk to End Epilepsy Connecticut Walk Team

Featured Sponsor

Greenwich Biosciences

Courage Sponsors


Sunovion

Uconn Health

HHC Ayer Neuroscience Institute

EISAI Sherwin Williams


Strength Sponsors


Stamford Health

CONAIR


Hope Sponsor


Yale University School of Medicine


T-Shirt Back Sponsors


Ricks 2 Auto Repair

The DeBourcy Fund

The Blaine Family


Tiernans Bar and Restaurant
Walk to End Epilepsy - Connecticut Epilepsy Walk

The Walk to End Epilepsy is a nationwide event held in communities throughout the country at different times of the year.

Top Fundraising Teams

1. Team C4C $5,200.00
2. Max: The Amazing Race $4,220.19
3. Team R.A.M. $3,899.00
4. Bridge to Cure $3,675.00
5. Team Teddy $3,188.16
6. Team Blaine $2,865.00
7. Team H $2,835.00
8. Team Nikki $2,550.00
9. Noelle $2,475.00
10. Team Moose $2,220.00

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Top Fundraising Individuals

1. Beth Usher $1,395.00
2. Ann Beloin $1,000.00
3. Allison Belo $530.00
4. Kris Mack $515.00
5. Alexia Tsagaris $500.00
6. Heidi Mangels $470.00
7. Gail Race $400.00
8. Dave Ralph $300.00
9. Danielle Blaine $300.00
10. Brittany Lowden $295.00

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PICTURES FROM THE 2019 WEST HAVEN WALK TO END EPILEPSY






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PICTURES FROM THE 2019 TOLLAND WALK TO END EPILEPSY






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PICTURES FROM THE 2019 FARMINGTON WALK TO END EPILEPSY






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