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2021 PA HERO WALK

The 13th annual PA Hero Walk, scheduled for June 12- June 26

Thank you for your continued support, we appreciate all our partners and everyone who contributes to this special cause, our veterans!

PA HERO WALK THANK YOU!!!!!

A HUGE THANK YOU to all the walkers, volunteers, sponsors and spectators for the 2019 PA Hero Walk. We couldn't do what we do without you and your support!!!!

Stay tuned for updates for our 2021 journey!!!!

2021 PA HERO WALK SPONSOR FORM

Interested in being a sponsor for the 2021 PA Hero Walk? Please download the Sponsor Form and bring with you to the walk.

2021 PA HERO WALK WALKER APPLICATION

Interested in walking with us for the 2021 PA Hero Walk? download the Walker Application and bring with you the morning of the walk.


JUNE 12, 2021
Travel Day
SPONSORED by AMERICAN LEGION POST 646 & 668

Depart: 8:00 AM VFW Post 92 Lower Burrell
Arrive: 2:00 PM Philadelphia area

JUNE 13, 2021
1ST DAY OF 2020 PA HERO WALK
SPONSORED by AMERICAN LEGION POST 646 & 668

Start: 8:00 AM Philadelphia Art Museum.
After kick-off festivities travel along Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive for 2.4 miles to Montgomery Drive (left turn). Travel on Montgomery Dr. for .6 miles
Make a right onto Belmont Ave. Travel on Belmont Ave. for 1.0 miles. From there a left onto Rt. 23 (Conshohoken Ave.) travel for .4 miles. Take left turn on City Ave. (Rt 1). Travel City Ave. 2.0 miles. That will intersect with E. Lancaster Ave. Take right turn to travel west on Lancaster Ave.
Arrive: 12:30 PM American Legion Post 668 Wayne, PA. (13.8 Miles).
Arrive: 4:00 PM Walgreen's Plaza at intersection w/Route 252
Arrive: 6:00 PM American Legion Post 646 Paoli, PA. (19.3 Miles).

Total Distance Completed to Date: 19.3 Miles.

JUNE 14, 2021
SPONSORED by VFW POST 4480 - VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY

Depart: Paoli at 8 am. (Rite Aid Plaza)
Arrive: 12:30 PM VFW Post 845 Downington, PA. (13.9 Miles).
Arrive: 3:30 PM Coatesville, PA. at The Globe (19 Miles)
Arrive: 7:00 PM, VFW Post 4480 Parkesburg

Total Distance Completed to Date: 38.4 Miles.

JUNE 15, 2021
SPONSORED by LANCASTER ELK'S

Depart: Coatesville, PA. at The Globe at 8:45 AM
Arrive: 12:45 PM VFW Post 7418, Gap, PA. (12.4 Miles)
Arrive: 3:00 PM Paradise, PA. (16.6 Miles).
Arrive: 4:30 PM Red Roof Inn, Lancaster, PA. (21.1 Miles).

Arrive: 6:00 PM Elk's Lodge, Lancaster, PA.

Total Distance Completed to Date: 59.5 Miles.

JUNE 16, 2021
SPONSORED by MOUNTVILLE VFW POST 8757 - PORKY'S BBQ

Depart: 8:00 AM 6:30 AM Lancaster, PA. - Red Roof Inn
Arrive: 11:30 AM Columbia - Catholic War Vets Post 1306 Columbia, PA (15.9 Miles).
Arrive: 1:00 PM Wrightville American Legion Post 469 (17.8 Miles).
Arrive: 3:00 PM Hallam VFD Arrive: 3:45 PM Porky's, Hallam, PA. (23.6 Miles)
Arrive: 6:30 PM Mountville VFW Post 8757

Total Distance Completed to Date: 83.1 Miles.

JUNE 17, 2021
SPONSORED by VFW POST 556

Depart: 8:00 AM Porky's
Arrive: 4:00 PM Abbottstown (Rt. 30 & Rt. 194) (20.8 miles)
Arrive: 65:30 PM (Turkey Hill Store) for parade to VFW Post 556 York PA

Total Distance Completed to Date: 103.9 Miles.

JUNE 18, 2021

Depart: 8:00 AM Abbottstown Rt. 30 & Rt. 194
Arrive: 12:45 PM Gettysburg (13.9 miles)

Arrive: 3:30 PM McKnightstown (Rt. 30 @ Pine Valley Rd) (19.9 miles)

Total Distance Completed to Date: 123.8 Miles.

JUNE 19, 2021

Depart: 8:00 AM McKnightstown (Rt. 30 @ Pine Valley Rd)
Arrive: 5:00 PM Chambersburg Town Square (18.9 Miles)

Total Distance Completed to Date: 142.7 Miles.

JUNE 20, 2021
SPONSORED by VFW POST 655

Depart: 8:00 AM Chambersburg Town Square
Arrive: 12 noon American Legion Post 612 (backtrack)
Arrive: 3:30 PM Tuscarora Summit. (18.0 Miles).
Arrive: 4:30 PM Int. Rt. 30 & Rt. 522 (21.1 Miles).
Arrive: 5:30 PM Int. Rt. 30 & SR 1004 (23.7 Miles).

Total Distance Completed to Date: 166.4 Miles.

JUNE 21, 2021
SPONSORED by VFW POST 2088

Depart: 7:00 AM Rt. 30 & SR 1004
Arrive: 10:30 Sidling Hill Summit (10.0 Miles)
Arrive: 2:30 PM at Subway, Breezewood, PA. (15.1 Miles).
Arrive: 5:00 PM Everett VFW Post 2088 (24.3 Miles). Dinner Following Walk
HOMETOWN HERO WALK - BREEZEWOOD TO VFW POST 2088 EVERETT
Breezewood Walk Registration Form

Total Distance Completed to Date: 190.7 Miles.

JUNE 22, 2021
SPONSORED by AMERICAN LEGION POST 113

Depart: 7:00 AM Everett, PA
Arrive: 5:00 PM Reel's Corner (Rt. 30 & Rt. 160) (27.5 Miles).
Arrive: 6:30 PM American Legion Post 113 (backtrack). Dinner Following Walk.

Total Distance Completed to Date: 218.2 Miles.

JUNE 23, 2021
SPONSORED by AMERICAN LEGION POST 267 - VFW POST 7622

Depart: 7:00 AM Reel's Corner (Rt. 30 & Rt. 160)
Arrive: 5:30 PM Ligonier, PA. (27.1 Miles).
HOMETOWN HERO WALK - 6PM THROUGH TOWNSQUARE
Ligonier Walk Registration Form

Total Distance Completed to Date: 245.3 Miles.

JUNE 24, 2021
SPONSORED by SALTSBURG VFD

Depart: 8:00 AM Ligioner, PA.
Arrive: 12:00 PM Derry Eagles Aerie 1612 (10.7 Miles)
Arrive: 3:45 PM Blairsville, PA. (18.8 Miles).
Arrive : 6:00 PM Dinner at Blairsville Eagles Aerie 1488

Total Distance Completed to Date: 264.1 Miles.

JUNE 25, 2021
SPONSORED by BYERS TAXI and AMERICAN LEGION POST 114

Depart: 7:30 AM Sheetz Store Blairsville
Arrive: 12:30 PM Saltsburg VFD, in Saltsburg, PA. (13.8 Miles).
Arrive: 5:00 PM Apollo Bridge (25 Miles).
Arrive: 7:00 PM American Legion Post 114 Vandergrift (26 Miles)
HOMETOWN HERO WALK - 5:00 PM APOLLO BRIDGE TO VANDERGRIFT - AMERICAN LEGION POST 114
Kiski Valley Walk Registration Form

Total Distance Completed to Date: 292.2 Miles.

JUNE 26, 2021
SPONSORED by FIVE STARR CATERING
FERGUSON HEATING &AC
INSKO LEATHER SHOP
AMERICAN LEGION POST 868

NOTE: Shuttle will run at 7:15AM and 7:45AM from Post 92 to War Memorial

Depart: 8:15 AM Allegheny Township War Memorial
Arrive: 10:30 AM Rite Aid, (7.1 miles)
Depart: 11:00 AM Rite Aid Parking lot
Arrive: 11:30 AM VFW Post 92 Lower Burrell (1.1 mile)
HOMETOWN HERO WALK - ALLEGHENY WAR MEMORIAL TO VFW POST 92 LOWER BURRELL
Final Leg Walk Registration Form

Total Distance Completed to Date: 300.4 Miles.



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PA Hero Walk

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PA HERO WALK
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Kittanning, PA 16201


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PA Hero Walk Philosophy

Since the first PA Hero Walk in 2009, we have raised over $2.73 Million dollars and have helped many veterans with our efforts. We have dedicated our fundraising efforts to focus on Pennsylvania veterans from all branches and from all eras. The group has has received unanimous accolades for our dedication to keep the money raised in Pennsylvania to help Pennsylvania veterans.

The group continues to emphasize helping individual veterans that need help in the following areas listed below.

  • HOUSING
  • FOOD
  • CLOTHING
  • CAR AND HOME REPAIR
  • APPLIANCE PUCHASE OR REPAIR
  • UTILIITY PAYMENTS
  • AUTO ASSISTANCE

If you are or know of a Veteran in need of help and the following criteria are met :

  • Honorable Discharge from US Armed Forces
  • Pennsylvania resident
  • Registered with the VA
Please contact your County Veterans Affairs Director or us at our website PAHEROWALK.COM

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