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Valley Friendship Tour

Thank you for joining us for our 39th year!

2024 Event Page

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On June 1, 2024, we ran, walked, biked, and had fun at the Alternatives' Whitin Mill (50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA) while raising funds for Open Sky's programs.

Thank you to everyone who participated and we hope to see you again next year!

Questions? Email us at events@openskycs.org

Those who raised more than $100 will be contacted in early July about receiving their incentives. 

Dollars Raised Fundraising Incentive
‌$100 V‌FT baseball cap
$250 VFT beach towel, baseball cap
$500+ VFT vest, beach towel, baseball cap

New to VFT? Here's what you need to know!

Walk, jog or ride throughout the Blackstone Valley on one of three non-competitive routes:

  • 30-Mile cycling route (9am)

  • 5K walk/run (10am)

  • Golden Mile walk (11am)

The variety of routes means that people of all ages and abilities, those with and without disabilities or mental health challenges, are able to come together as equal participants.

All routes begin and end at the Alternatives' Whitin Mill, 50 Douglas Road, Whitinsville, MA. 

Fun for everyone:

  • lunch

  • live music

  • entertainment

  • raffles

  • family-friendly activities

All proceeds from the Tour fund essential programs at Open Sky serving individuals with complex challenges such as mental health, intellectual/developmental disabilities, and homelessness.

By coming together with others, sponsors and participants are helping to ensure the youth, young adults, and families Open Sky serves will have the support they need to lead fulfilling lives.

Together we raised over $117,000!

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