Sept 7th… Butterfly gloWalk 5K FUN Run Takes Flight on Madeira Beach!



Ready, SET….. GloW!

WATCH VIDEO HERE…. GlowWalk 2019 20sec

My Hope Chest is fundraising for “survivors” again this fall when the 4th “Butterfly gloWalk, 5K Fun Run and PaRty” takes flight on Saturday, September 7th on Madeira Beach, along the beautiful Gulf of Mexico.  Pre-race festivities start at 6pm, Race begins at dusk.

The 15 year-old breast cancer charity is adding spice to the usual walk/run mix with participants donning butterfly wings, glow-in-the-dark BLING … for an evening walk and “Fun Run” that is sure to bring smiles for miles!  This 4th event will kick off at Archibald Memorial Beach Park. Supporters and non-race participants awaiting their butterflies can join the “Butterfly glow PaRty” for to toast the fun at the AftergloW PaRty!

Individual and corporate “Butterfly Team” registration begins online in June through to rally support for My Hope Chest’s mission providing breast reconstruction to uninsured and under insured breast cancer survivors, creating butterflies and transforming lives.

0 Evy taking FLight!

Race Day begins at dusk!

Participants gather along the waterfront at Madeira Beach in preparation for an evening of Fun and Fitness. The family friendly festivities will include Face Painters, the “Wing Fitter’s Station” along with games of chance to keep the fun rolling. The party continues after the finish line with the Butterfly GloWPaRty to celebrate and honor My Hope Chest and breast cancer survivors. Awards will be given to finishers in addition to prizes for the “Top” fund-raisers to round out the evening’s event.

Save the Date and Start Planning Now!

REGISTER Your Butterfly Team NOW here on and start your Team fundraising early! Prizes for most $$ raised!



Great Publicity, Team Building and FUN for ALL!

Contact: or call (727) 642-4243 to receive your sponsor packet.


Returning Sponsors Getting Kudos So Far…


Thank you to our New 2019 Butterfly Sponsors!





Adding More Every Week… Space to See YOUR Logo Here!


Make it a Weekend!

Butterflies fly IN from All over America for this event… we had someone even last year from Alaska! Woo, their wings must have been tired…but fret not, we’re ready for you this year with hotel partners by the beach!


Just a 5 minute drive or Uber (15 minute walk over the bridge) to the beach and race start! The newly remodeled Courtyard Marriott at Madeira Beach is offering a limited block of rooms for My Hope Chest’s race participants and friends…. And at this beautiful waterfront hotel you friends can join you by boat! 

Just call and mention My Hope Chest and Butterfly gloWalk and your weekend stay-cation, or, “Sweet spot” for out of towners is just $139 a night on the water overlooking Boga Ciega Bay.  Going to be a weekend of FUN, fitness and smiles for miles!!  Stay Tuned for MHC’s Code to reserve.






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Date(s) - 09/07/2019
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Archibauld Memorial Beach Park