Alexandria Lynne Memorial Foundation to host memorial walk

Alexandria Lynne (Source: Alexandria Lynne Memorial Foundation)
Alexandria Lynne (Source: Alexandria Lynne Memorial Foundation)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - On Saturday Sept. 29, the Women's Fellowship and Health Ministry of Holsey Chapel CME Church will remember a brave little girl with their 2nd Annual Alexandria Lynne Memorial Walk.

The walk will benefit Give Kids The World Village, a retreat for children with life-threatening illnesses.

Participants for the walk will meet at The Holsey Chapel CME Church, 718; 8th Street, Columbus, Georgia. Registration will take place from 7:30 to 8 a.m. The walk will begin promptly at 8 a.m.

You may walk, jog, trot, and even ride the two-mile route. Strollers are also welcome. Upon returning to the church at approximately 9 a.m., a complimentary breakfast will be provided.

Memorial t-shirts and bracelets will also be available.

Please RSVP by Sept. 22 to Deloris Doleman at 706-653-1585 or email her at

Additional information:

Alexandria Lynne was a guest of Give Kids the World in December 2009 during her health challenges.  She experienced a week of horseback riding, playing in the "Castle of Miracles", eating her favorite ice cream all throughout the day, having pizza delivered to her cottage, visiting SeaWorld, Disney World and having her wish fulfilled: enjoying lunch with her favorite princesses Tiana, Cinderella and Snow White.

Participants are encouraged to make a contribution to Give Kids the World. Cash and Check contributions will be accepted at registration. 

You may also mail your contribution, made payable to Give Kids the World, to Deloris A. Doleman 1918 Georgia Hwy 315, Fortson, GA 31808. Please forward donations by October 1, 2012

They hope you'll join them as they remember a brave little girl, Alex, and support Give Kids the World as they continue efforts to "Create the Happiness that Inspires Hope."

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