Tag: Walk

United In Epilepsy | Twin Cities Regional Walk

  Epilepsy is what unites us, and together we will walk in solidarity for epilepsy. In 2021, we are introducing the walk into more communities as we host walks in eight cities across Minnesota – Bemidji, Duluth, Fargo/Moorhead, Mankato, Marshall, Rochester, St. Cloud, and the Twin Cities. The walks are

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United In Epilepsy | Rochester Regional Walk

Epilepsy is what unites us, and together we will walk in solidarity for epilepsy. In 2021, we are introducing the walk into more communities as we host walks in eight cities across Minnesota – Bemidji, Duluth, Fargo/Moorhead, Mankato, Marshall, Rochester, St. Cloud, and the Twin Cities. The walks are the

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United In Epilepsy | Marshall Regional Walk

  Epilepsy is what unites us, and together we will walk in solidarity for epilepsy. In 2021, we are introducing the walk into more communities as we host walks in eight cities across Minnesota – Bemidji, Duluth, Fargo/Moorhead, Mankato, Marshall, Rochester, St. Cloud, and the Twin Cities. The walks are

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United In Epilepsy | Bemidji Regional Walk

Epilepsy is what unites us, and together we will walk in solidarity for epilepsy. In 2021, we are introducing the walk into more communities as we host walks in eight cities across Minnesota – Bemidji, Duluth, Fargo/Moorhead, Mankato, Marshall, Rochester, St. Cloud, and the Twin Cities. The walks are the

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United In Epilepsy | Duluth Regional Walk

  Epilepsy is what unites us, and together we will walk in solidarity for epilepsy. In 2021, we are introducing the walk into more communities as we host walks in eight cities across Minnesota – Bemidji, Duluth, Fargo/Moorhead, Mankato, Marshall, Rochester, St. Cloud, and the Twin Cities. The walks are

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United In Epilepsy | Mankato Regional Walk

  Epilepsy is what unites us, and together we will walk in solidarity for epilepsy. In 2021, we are introducing the walk into more communities as we host walks in eight cities across Minnesota – Bemidji, Duluth, Fargo/Moorhead, Mankato, Marshall, Rochester, St. Cloud, and the Twin Cities. The walks are

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United In Epilepsy | Fargo-Moorhead Regional Walk

  Epilepsy is what unites us, and together we will walk in solidarity for epilepsy. In 2021, we are introducing the walk into more communities as we host walks in eight cities across Minnesota – Bemidji, Duluth, Fargo/Moorhead, Mankato, Marshall, Rochester, St. Cloud, and the Twin Cities. The walks are

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A family wearing brightly colored shirts groups together in their backyard for a team photo

Meet Leah Whitmore-Hunstock

- Thriving with Epilepsy

Team Leah is returning for their sixth Rise Above Seizures Walk and may just have their largest walk team yet. They all come together to support Leah, an 8-year-old with epilepsy who wants to be a chef, but in the meantime plays basketball, rides her bike with friends, and of course does some cooking and baking.

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A woman with curly brown hair and sunglasses leans against a fence.

Meet Ruth Schmitz

- Thriving with Epilepsy

Ruth Schmitz is a team captain for the annual Rise Above Seizures Walk. Her history with EFMN has led to an appreciation of programs that serve youth and adults with epilepsy. Despite a busy schedule as a student, Ruth is an active volunteer with EFMN. She has witnessed the expansion of EFMN programs and is making an impact on those programs by leading a Walk team in St. Cloud later this summer.

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A mother hugs her daughter in front of a rosebush.

Meet Julia Rennquist

- Thriving with Epilepsy

Misty and JP Rennquist’s daughter, Julia, was diagnosed with epilepsy three years ago. Although fully aware of her seizures, Julia is a rambunctious, funny and very sweet five-year-old. The Rennquist family found support through EFMN early on and celebrates Julia’s epilepsy journey every year at the Rise Above Seizures Walk.

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