August 17th, 2019, Blossom Music Center


Make a difference in our community. Help Lifebanc save and heal lives. Celebrate the Gift of Life.

The need for organ and tissue donors in Northeast Ohio is great. Lifebanc pursues a future where everyone on the transplant waiting list receives a life saving transplant. All fundraising goes towards educating the community about donation for transplantation as well as providing support services for donor families.

Event Day Information

Pre-Event Bib Pickup
GOLWR participants can pick up race/walk bibs during the following times at Lifebanc’s office (4775 Richmond Road, Warrensville Heights):

  • Thursday, August 15: 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Friday, August 16: 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Individuals bibs will be available for pick-up. All participants are required to have a bib to enter the event gates. A new registration will be required on event day for any missing/lost bibs.


Event Day Schedule

7:00 a.m. – Gates open – walk-up registration and pre-registration bib pick-up
8:30 a.m. – Event begins – roads into Blossom closed – walk-up registration and bib pick-up closes
8:30 a.m. – Opening Ceremony
10:30 a.m. (approx.) – Roads re-opened
10:45 a.m. – Legacy Garden Celebration
11:00 a.m. – Event ends


For the safety of the run and walk participants, the Blossom roadway will be closed from 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM. Vehicles will be restricted from entering or exiting Blossom at that time. 

The Gift of Life Walk & Run is a rain or shine event.

Registration Fees

  • Adults: $45
  • Youth (6-12): $45
  • Youth (5 and under): FREE

** Early registration discount pricing for all participants expired at 12:00am on 7/25/19.  

GOLWR Sponsor