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2023 VA2K Walk and Roll - Fort Wayne campus

VA2K walk and roll.

VA2K walk and roll


Wed. May 17, 2023, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm ET




The annual VA2K Walk & Roll is a walk of approximately 1.2 miles that encourages people to live active lifestyles.  It also allows participants to support homeless Veterans through voluntary donations of food and clothing items. The event will be held on May 17, 1o:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., at or near our Fort Wayne, Marion, Peru, and Mishawaka locations (rain or shine).


  • Fort Wayne campus - gazebo
  • Marion campus - bldg. 172, atrium
  • Jackie Walorski VA Clinic - front entrance
  • Hoosier VA Clinic - front entrance

The 2K (1.2 miles) is a short distance that can be completed in a short amount of time. We encourage you to take a few minutes on this day and make a new start or continue on your journey towards a healthier you. The annual VA2K Walk & Roll event coincides with National Employee Health and Fitness Day. The Employee Whole Health Program inspires VA staff and Veterans to live healthier lifestyles and reduce preventable injuries and illnesses. 
Veterans, check out VA's Move program for help managing your weight and improving your health.

Suggested donations (Donations are encouraged, but are not required to participate.)

  • Cleaning Supplies (dish soap, sponges, toilet bowl cleaner, etc.)
  • Paper Towels
  • Laundry detergent/pods
  • Toilet Paper (4 packs)
  • Toothpaste
  • Deodorant
  • Deodorant
  • Body Wash
  • Soap
  • Kitchen ware (dish cloths, flat ware, cups, plates, etc.)
  • Bathroom ware (towels/wash cloths, matts, etc.)

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