Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness

​​​​of Washington County, MD


2019 Events & Fundraisers

All events and fundraisers listed below are hosted by Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness of WCMD.

For a list of other local events and activities, click on the "Community Events/Activities" tab.

Click on the link for a PDF of local events and activities for October 2019.

2019 October Events and Activities

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness

Virtual Walk

Our Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Virtual Walk is a month long event to spread awareness and start conversations about

Pregnancy & Infant Loss.

The virtual walk will take place during the entire month of October, Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month.

See our Virtual Walk page for more information.

You can also print a Virtual Walk Flyer and Registration Form.

Registration is open!

Online Pregnancy & Infant Loss

Education Course

Receive a 25% discount if you register during the month of October.

Use code: OCTOBER19

For more information, go to Education.

Karaoke Fundraiser and Silent Auction

Sunday, October 6

2:00 pm until 6:00 pm

Come out and sing your favorite songs or cheer on your friends and family.

Bid on auction items and play cornhole on the deck.

$1.00 from every soda and beer purchased will be donated to PAILA of WCMD.

Antietam Brewery

140 Western Maryland Pkwy

Hagerstown, MD 21740

A Walk to Remember

Join us for our 10th annual Walk to Remember on

Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 7:00 pm. 

Doors will open at 6:30 pm.

Saint Andrew Presbyterian Church

10813 Donelson Drive

Willialmsport, MD 21795


The evening will include a memorial service, candlelight walk, and balloon (biodegradable) release. We will also have t-shirts and sweatshirts for sale.  A list of baby names will be listed on the back of each t-shirt/sweatshirt.  A link to order will be posted prior to the event.

Everyone who resisters will received a set of 10 luminaries to display on October 15 to help spread awareness about Pregnancy & Infant Loss. Luminaries will be given out at A Walk to Remember. They will not be shipped.

Click on the picture to the left to register.

Wave of Light Luminary Lighting

October 15th

Join us at our Monarch Waystation at 7 pm to create a Wave of Lights with luminaries. Stop by any time on October 15th to decorate a luminary for your baby.  Luminaries will be lit at 7 pm. You may also decorate a luminary at A Walk to Remember to be placed in the waystation.

Father 2 Father

Grieving Fathers Support Group

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group just for fathers.

This is a monthly support group that will meet on

the 3rd Thursday of each month. The first meeting will be held on Thursday, October 17 at 7:00 pm.

The location will be announced soon.

How You Can Help

If you are unable to attend a fundraiser or events, please consider donating. Your donation will help spread awareness and provide support services and memorial items, as well as fund for our events that benefit those coping with pregnancy and infant loss. Donations can be made to:

Checks can be mailed to:


1307 The Terrace

Hagerstown, MD 21742

You can also send donations via Venmo. Search for Brianne Bearese of PAILA of WCMD.

We are grateful for all donations, no matter the size.