Walk for the Ages – Celebrate National Grandparents’ Day September 8th!

Celebrate National Grandparents Day from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Glen Echo Park and “Help All Seniors Thrive!” JCA invites you to attend its first annual walk and family fun day to support our intergenerational programs, transportation, adult day programs, employment and other resources for seniors in the Greater Washington Area. (Note: This is a “Rain or Shine” event.)

Event includes a short walk around Glen Echo Park, a DJ, a photo scavenger hunt, a selfie-booth with props, art activities, corn hole, giant connect-four and much more!

Become a JCA Hero! Register in advance and help spread the word through our peer-to-peer fundraising platform. Pre-registration closes August 30th. Registration levels for the Walk are as follows:

  • Individual Walker, $18
  • Team of 2 to 4 Walkers, $36
  • Each Additional Team Walker (beyond 4), $10
  • Strut your pup, too! $10
  • Walkers ages 10 and under, FREE
  • Walkers ages 80 and better, FREE
  • Day-of-event walk-in fee, $20 per person.

Waivers will be required of all participants at the event.

Pre-Register to Walk


Support the Walk

Donate Here

Other Ways to Help

If you would like to help raise funds for JCA with a peer-to-peer website of your own, CLICK HERE.

If you’ve never done anything like this before, you’re in for a treat. Helping us spread the word is so easy, and it just might be the greatest help of all!

Thank You to Our Walk Day Sponsors


A limited number of sponsorship opportunities are available. For information, please email Micki Gordon at MGordon@AccessJCA.org or call her at 301-255-4231.