Harvesting Hope for PWS is a Virtual Turkey Trot distance challenge for ALL ages to promote health and exercise while raising awareness for Prader-Willi syndrome and supporting PWS research!  Log 13.1 miles between Oct 1 and Thanksgiving day or challenge yourself to see if you can be a 100-mile Ultimate Marathon finisher! Every participant will receive a personalized Harvesting Hope Certificate! Raise $250 or more and you will also receive a Harvesting Hope Grateful Box. See below for details.

How does it work?

Walk, jog or run between October 1st and Thanksgiving Day and log your distance each time in our Strava Group! Every person who participates will receive a personalized Harvesting Hope Certificate with their final distance in the mail. Every person with PWS who participates will receive a personalized Harvesting Hope Certificate and a medal keychain.

Medal Categories:

      • Half Marathon (13.1)
      • Marathon (26.2)
      • Ultra (50 miles)
      • Ultimate (100 miles)

Raising Critical Funds for PWS Research

We know treatments for PWS are possible and with your help, we are advancing research so that our loved ones may lead FULL and independent lives. To thank you for your fundraising efforts, everyone who raises $250 or more will receive a personalized Harvesting Hope Certificate + Grateful Box with a Harvesting Hope Sticker, Medal Keychain with your distance, FPWR gaiter, and cooling towel.

Get Started Today!

  1. Register to participate by completing the form below
  2. Download the Strava app
  3. Follow the Foundation for Prader-Willi Research on Strava to be invited to the challenge
  4. Start logging your walks, runs, and jogs between October 1 and Thanksgiving Day
  5. Create a Facebook Fundraiser to share your progress with friends and family and support PWS research

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Register for the Harvesting Hope Virtual Challenge