Walks/Flights/Events


The dates of our Upcoming Walks/Flights/Events are as follows.  The list of Walks/Flights with contact information for the Lay Directors and Background Coordinators will be updated soon after team selection.

Walk To Emmaus - Upper Room

Spring Emmaus Walks SPRING 2019 Emmaus Walks:

female Women | Walk #187
dates April 25—28, 2019
Lay Director: Gail McMahon
Background Coordinator:
Prayer Vigil Prayer Vigil Signup (check back for link)

male Men | Walk #188
dates May 2—5, 2019
Lay Director: Jeffrey Burd
Background Coordinator:
Prayer Vigil Prayer Vigil Signup (check back for link)

Fall Emmaus Walks FALL 2019 Emmaus Walks:

female Women | Walk #189
dates TBD
Lay Director:
Background Coordinator:
Prayer Vigil Prayer Vigil Signup (check back for link)

male Men | Walk #190
dates TBD
Lay Director:
Background Coordinator:
Prayer Vigil Prayer Vigil Signup (check back for link)


SWVA Chrysalis
Chrysalis - Upper Room

2019 Chrysalis Flights:

female Girls | Flight #43
dates March 7—10, 2019
Lay Director: Kim Cash
Background Coordinator: Tracey Bennett
Prayer Vigil Prayer Vigil Signup (check back for link)

male Boys | Flight #42
dates March 14—17, 2019
Lay Director: Gerald Killian
Background Coordinator:
Prayer Vigil Prayer Vigil Signup (check back for link)


SWVA Emmaus
SWVA Emmaus Events

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January 12 | 12pm—3pm
Annual Meeting & Training Gathering

February 9 | 6pm
Gathering | Thrasher UMC

March 7—10
Walk Girls | Flight #43

March 14—17
Walk Boys | Flight #42

April 13 | 6pm
Gathering | Thrasher UMC

April 25—28
Walk Women | Walk #187

May 2—5
Walk Men | Walk #188

May 11 | 6pm
Gathering | Thrasher UMC

June 8 | 6pm
Gathering | Thrasher UMC

August 10 | 6pm
Community Picnic | Salem Longwood Park

September 14 | 6pm
Gathering | Thrasher UMC

October 12 | 6pm
Gathering | Thrasher UMC

November 9 | 6pm
Gathering | Thrasher UMC

December 14 | 6pm
Gathering | Thrasher UMC

Kroger Community Rewards - SWVA Walk to Emmaus
TO USE THE KROGER COMMUNITY REWARDS PROGRAM:

  • To register online go krogercommunityrewards.com
  • Be sure to have your Kroger Plus card handy and register your card with your organization after you sign up.
  • If you do not yet have a Kroger Plus card, they are available at the customer service desk at any Kroger.
  • Click on Sign In/Register
  • A lot of you may be new online customers, so you must click on SIGN UP TODAY in the ‘New Customer?’ box.
  • Sign up for a Kroger Rewards Account by entering zip code, clicking on favorite store, entering your email address and creating a password, agreeing to the terms and conditions
  • You will then get a message to check your email inbox and click on the link within the body of the email.
  • Click on My Account and use your email address and password to proceed to the next step.
  • Click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards information and input your Kroger Plus card number.
  • Update or confirm your information.
  • Enter NPO number 85856 or Southwest Virginia Upper Room Emmaus Community (Chrysalis is included in this name), select name from list and click on confirm.
  • To verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see your organization’s name on the right side of your information page.
  • REMEMBER, purchases will not count for us until after you register your card(s).
  • Do you use your phone number at the register? Call 800-576-4377, select option 4 to get your Kroger Plus card number.
  • Members must swipe their registered Kroger Plus card or use the phone number that is related to their registered Kroger Plus card when shopping for each purchase to count.
  • You will have to sign up each year for this program. You should receive an email reminder from Kroger 1 year from the date you sign up reminding you to confirm your non-profit organization.