2019 Wiregrass Walk/5K Run Results

The Alabama Kidney Foundation hosted its 7th annual Kidney Walk/5K Run on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Westgate Park/ Kiwanis Pavilion in Dothan. Over 500 participants attended this year’s event, helping to raise over $100,000 for Alabama’s kidney patients! Congratulations to all individual and team walkers, team captains, walk committee members, volunteers who worked so hard to make this year’s walk a success! Special thank you to 2019 Honorary Walk Chairs, Mayor Mark & Angie Saliba and 2019 Honorary Patient Chair, Bobby Billins. Also, our Fourth annual 5K run took place, hosting 50 committed folks running on a wooded trail around the park. Each of the age categories recognize the top 3 winners from youngest to the young at heart.

For information on how to get involved with the 2020 Kidney Walk contact Lisa Baity, Wiregrass Director, lisab@alkidney.org.

Top Online Fundraiser:

Top Teams:
FKC Dialysis
Dothan Hypertension
DaVita Dialysis
Marching Saints
Team Faith
DCI Dialysis
Team Billins

Top Overall Producers:
Earl Walker
Bobby Billins
Wanda Jones
Nat Vickers

Special Thanks:
Beth Harkins- Run Chair
Jason Hall- Run
Toyota of Dothan- Paul Scarborough
Mary Colburn – Walk Day Commander

Prize Sponsors:
Hilton Garden Hotel; Patricia Lanes; Krispy Kreme Doughnuts; Metro Diner; Newk’s Eatery; Ritual Day Spa; Troy University; Eagle Eye Outfitters; Hey Gorgeous; Fazoli’s Italian; Palm Beach Tan; Midsouth Bank; SSBT Bank; Winn Dixie; Piggly Wiggly; Extreme Action; Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail; Axition Air; Cotton Blossom Gifts; Mary Kay; Zaxby’s; Sante Fe Restaurants; Orange Theory; Love to Run; Hissy Fits; Bliss Atelier; The Closet Boutique; Water World; Sportsman Outfitters; Marco’s pizza and Landmark Park

Special Thanks for Sponsorship/Participation of the Event:
Kenny Dunny, Site Manager & Staff, Westgate Park; Eagle Eye Outfitters; Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; ACOM SGA; Alabama Power Service Organization-Farley Nuclear Plant; Army Aviation Credit Union; Houston Academy; Dothan Area Chamber Ambassadors; Betsey Marshall; Dothan School of Massage; AALOS- equipment & fire truck; AR Workshop Dothan, Warm Up Trainer- Una Corbet-Taylor; Sterling Catering, Panera Bread; DJ Grant; B&B Inflatables; Titan the Magician; Buffalo Rock- Pepsi; Coca Cola of Dothan; Nantze Springs Inc; Pepi Foods; Alabama Peanut Producers Association; Signs Etcetera; Bard; Tropical Smoothie; OPKO; AMGEN; UAB; The staff of DaVita, DCI and FKC Dialysis Centers and the 2019 planning committee

Thank you to our 2019 Kidney Walk Sponsors!

Corporate Patrons ($5,000 +)


Schmitz Automotive Group

 

 

Corporate Friends ($2,500 +)

 

 

Corporate Supporters ($1,000 +)

Construction Partners Holdings, Inc.

Dr. Randall Nicholas

John Watson Charitable Foundation

 

Corporate Backers ($500 +)

Aero-One Aviation
Alabama Omega Foundation
Alabama Power Service Organization
Bard Pharmaceuticals
Dr. Jason Beaver
Five Star Credit Union
Glasstream Powerboats
Hayne Hollis Family
Kohl’s Community Program
Larry Blumberg Associates
McDaniel & Associates
PWC Message Center
Radiology Associates of Dothan
Sam’s Club Foundation
Southern Nuclear Farley Power Plant
Swedish Match
Trinity Bank
UAB
Whatley Supply Company
Wiregrass Construction Company
Young Contracting

Special Thanks – Media Sponsors
Scenic Productions
Joy FM Radio
WTVY Media
WDHN Media
WOOF FM Radio
The Beinn Magazine
TM Media
Fox TV Channel 3