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Strides For Independence was a Great Success!

Warwick, RI –

West Bay would like to thank all of you for supporting our 7th Annual Strides for Independence Walk at Goddard Memorial Park this past Saturday, May 14th.  Making this event an important part of your summer kick-off helps support the important endeavors of over 200 people receiving services through West Bay.  The Strides for Independence Walk was an incredible success, raising over $53,000 and bringing out almost 500 walkers!  The wonderful weather and lively community of walkers created an event to be remembered!!!

We want to take this moment to also recognize a few super stars that really went above and beyond to ensure West Bay achieved our original fundraising goal of $40,000.


Our TOP 5 Teams:

#1- Life in Heels –$6455

#2- The Walking Dead- $5395

#3-  Team Stacy- $2200

#4- X-Trainers- $1810

#5- Selena’s Singing Striders- $1698


Our overall TOP Fund Raiser- The SSC of the WB – Super Star Champion of West Bay

Ana Sousa- Raised $5250


We also want to announce our WINNERS for our Strides to the TOP Team Competition were:


Grand Prize- $300 Amazon Gift Card- Amanda Petrucci- The Walking Dead

1st Prize- Beats Studio Ear Buds- Amiee Keenan- The Walking Dead

2nd Prize- Bose Sound link Wireless Speaker- Judy Olson- The Walking Dead

3rd Prize- Roku Streaming Stick +- Todd Barnhart- Life in Heels

We would like to give a special shout out to the Strides committee members, vendors, sponsors and many volunteers who made it all happen!

Thank you again for your support and making a difference in people’s lives!