Why We Walk

The Stroke Awareness Foundation needs your help now more than ever. As the Covid-19 virus continues to threaten our community, stroke remains to be the #1 disabler and #5 killer in the US. Join us for exercise, help build community awareness and education.

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Register & Build Teams

When you register for the Fight Stroke Walk, you have the opportunity to create your own Fight Stroke Walk Team. A Team Captain may create and enter a “Team Name” when registering. Have friends choose your team name from the drop down menu when they register.

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Make a Donation

Since 2012, your participation in the Fight Stroke Walk has helped raise over $1,260,000 designated to improve stroke outcomes right here in Santa Clara County via a targeted Public Awareness Campaign producing measurable results.

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October 18th Virtual Fight Stroke Walk

Join Us on October 18th, 2020 at 9am for an Opening Ceremony on our facebook page.

To be announced shortly:

  • Pick-Up date, time and place for your official 9th Annual Fight Stroke Walk T-Shirt and Virtual Walk Swag
  • The Official Fight Stroke Walk Playlist for download

Share your walk photos or video on Facebook or Instagram using #FightStrokeWalk and @StrokeAwarenessFoundation. Post a message in recognition of your stroke survivor hero and honor those lost to stroke. If you are new to facebook, here is a tutorial on how to share on facebook.

If you are unable to walk with us on October 18th, walk when your time allows and share photos through October 31st.

A Message From Our Co-Founder Charles J. Toeniskoetter

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS

PRESENTING SPONSORS

Association of Silicon Valley Brokers

DIAMOND SPONSORS

PLATINUM SPONSORS

GOLD SPONSORS

All Bay Mechanical

Jeannette Arakawa

Arborwell Tree Management

Arthur J. Gallahger & Co.

Berliner Law Firm

Councilmember Pam Foley

Economy Lumber, Saunders Family

El Camino Hospital

HMH Engineers

Kaiser Permanente

McCarthy Ranch

Harish H.K. Murthy, M.D.

Nancy and Gary Olimpia

Muscara & Pasquinelli

Republic Urban Properties

Harmeet Sachdev, M.D.

San Jose Water Company

SDS NexGen Partners, LLC

Ronald R. Speno

Stanford Health Care

Tim & Patty Steele Family

Strategy Law

Woodruff Sawyer & Co.

World Wide Technologies

SILVER SPONSORS

ABA Building Services

Brannon’s Medical

Councilmember Johnny Khamis, City of San José

Dinsmore Landscape

Rick and Judi Dissly

The Health Trust

Jiminy Stitch It

Johnson Lumber Company

John V. Moore

Pacific Stroke Association

Dr. Noor Sachdev

Dave and Sheryl Stroh

Valbridge Property Advisors

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Stroke Quiz English

Are you at high or low risk of stroke? Take the Stroke Risk Quiz to find out.

https://www.stroke.org/en/about-stroke/stroke-risk-factors/stroke-quiz-english

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