Walker or Team

Make Donations and Pledges Here!


Please visit this site often as we are continually updating the information provided for everyone involved, or who would like to be involved, in this important fund raising effort.

Want to help?

  • You, your company or organization can be a walk SPONSOR
  • You, your company or organization can be a DONOR. You can also donate on-line on this web site page.
  • You can be a PARTICIPANT. Walk & get pledges. Registration will be open Spring of 2016 for on-line registration or visit our Forms page to get mail-in registration form.
  • You can recruit your friends, co-workers, and/or neighbors to FORM A TEAM TO WALKand gather pledges. You can do this on-line using the PayPal link on this page or visit our Forms page to register a team by mail. A team consists of five or more participants.

OR ... you can VOLUNTEER to help the day of the walk. To volunteer, please contact Rachael See at 608.217.2660.

Walk for Dyslexia-Madison
Operational Chairs

Gail Piper

Dale Holmen

Honorary Co-Chairs

A.D. Anderson

John Hochkammer

Katharyn May

Pat Richter

Judy Robson

Joel Skornicka

Sue Ann Thompson

Our Grand Marshal, Pat Richter

7th Annual 5K
Walk for Dyslexia-Madison
​May 21, 2016

7:30 am Check-in/Registration

8:30 am Start

Vilas Park Shelter House

702 S Randall Ave, Madison WI

Pledge Awards Information

All participants who turn in pledges on or before the day of the walk will receive a USB thumb drive.

     In addition, gift cards will be awarded for pledges raised as follows:

  $250 to $499 in pledges ...... $25 gift card

  $500 to $999 in pledges ...... $75 gift card

  $1000+ in pledges ............... $125 gift card

     Gift cards will be  Buy Dane Local with a special offer of a 20% discount when used at Mystery to Me book store located at 1836 Monroe Street in Madison, where any type of book can be ordered for you.

I've been pleased to serve as Grand Marshal for the Walk for Dyslexia for six years now and am proud to support this local effort to help children overcome dyslexia. -Pat Richter

Thank you for your interest in our event to raise money for the Children's Dyslexia Center-Madison. While online registration is now closed you may still make donations using the PayPal button below. ​

Again in 2016!

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No PayPal Account Required!

Major Credit Cards Accepted.

Walk for Dyslexia-Madison

to benefit the Children's Dyslexia Center-Madison


Watch this great TV interview that aired Sunday, May 10, 2015, on Channel 15. Amy Carlson interviewed recent program graduate Lars and his mom, Charlene Orsted. They talked about dyslexia, the dyslexia center program, and the 2015 walk. 

Use this Donation Button to pledge to a

 Walk for Dyslexia individual walker or team.

Be sure to provide the name of the person or team

so we know who to credit!!