BRECKENRIDGE, CO (JUNE 13, 2017) — Breckenridge Grand Vacations (BGV) and its philanthropic program BGV Gives will host The 2nd Annual Rob Millisor Heart Health Walk (RAM Walk) on Saturday, June 10th. This event will pay tribute to the late BGV Owner/Developer, Rob Millisor, who sadly passed away from a heart attack in October of 2015 while on a humanitarian trip to help earthquake victims in Nepal.
To honor Rob and increase cardiac health awareness in the community, this fundraiser benefits heart health programs, education and research. “We are committed to helping prevent what happened to Rob from happening to anyone else. The Rob Millisor Heart Health Walk is one of the many ways in which BGV strives to decrease heart health issues in the community and pays tribute to Rob’s legacy of giving back,” stated BGV CEO, Mike Dudick.
Registration and check in for the RAM Walk start at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday morning at Carter Park in Breckenridge. This fundraiser is presented by BGV and BGV Gives and made possible with support from walk participants, volunteers and generous sponsors including Interval International, Griffis Residential, Amy, Claire and Grady Millisor, the Mike and Mary Jo Millisor Family Fund, Matthew Stais Architects, Binge, Davis, Doran, Frank, Liner, Tramontana and Vietti Families, Breckenridge Restaurant Association, Capital One, Colorado Mountain Cleaners, Colorado Premier Resort Properties, Egerton, Manley and Moorefield Families, High Country Healthcare, Ifurnish, Dr. Warren and Becky Johnson, Mountain Pride Cleaning and Restoration, Inc., Nordis Technologies, PCL Construction Services Inc., St. Anthony Summit Medical Center, Concord Servicing Corporation, High Country DJ, Howard Head Sports Medicine, John and Elizabeth Palmquist, Sikich, LLP, Vail ♦ Summit Orthopedics, Colorado Restaurant Association, and Starbucks.
Walk-ins are welcome at the event, but you can save $5 by registering online today. After registering, participants will receive additional information, including options for discounted lodging. To learn more about The 2nd Annual Rob Millisor Heart Health Walk, including sponsorship opportunities, walk details and to volunteer, please visit bgvgives.org or contact the BGV Gives Program Manager, Deb Edwards, at (970) 547-8748.
ABOUT BGV GIVES: Founded in 2016, the BGV Gives Program was established to facilitate and further extend Breckenridge Grand Vacations’ philanthropic reach and impact in Summit County and the surrounding area. Inspired by the late BGV Owner/Developer, Rob Millisor, this charitable program honors his example of service to others by supporting the local nonprofit community. BGV is excited and humbled to continue Rob’s legacy of giving through fundraising, sponsorships, grants, volunteering and in-kind donations on behalf of those in need, with a primary focus on health, human services and education. With guidance from the BGV Gives Program Manager, Deb Edwards, this program is committed to growing BGV’s local contributions and inspiring fellow community members to give more, by providing resources and opportunities to help others in need.
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KARAH H. KIDGER
Breckenridge Grand Vacations