RISE Family Services 1st Annual 5K Walk/Run and Silent Auction – Sept. 28th
Come out and support a great cause! RISE Services is hosting its first annual 5K walk/run fundraiser event at Sugarhouse Park on September 28, 2013.
RISE is a non-profit agency specializing in home and community-based supports for children and adults with disabilities, children with mental health challenges, and aging adults. “Our mission is to create opportunities for and with people. The proceeds from this event will go towards helping to purchase play and sports equipment at our center, improving our transportation system, and paying for items to support the individual needs of our youth.”
The registration fee for this event is $25.00, which includes an event t-shirt, race bib, and picnic lunch after the walk/run. For participants who bring in a minimum of $100 in donations, the registration fee will be waived. Also, the more donations you collect, the more prizes you will be eligible to win!
Check-in begins at 12:00 Noon at the Big Field Pavilion, with the 5K starting at 1:00pm. The course will include two laps around the inner paved loop at the park, beginning and ending at the Big Field Pavilion.
The event will also include a Silent Auction open to participants and spectators. If you have items you would like to donate for the Silent Auction, please contact Lauren Youngquist at 801-676-8944.
Use this link to register for the RISE 5k: http://rise5k2013.eventbrite.com
You can find additional information on RISE here: http://riseservicesinc.org/
5K Cocoa Run for Charity – October 5th
The mission of the Blue Dragonfly Foundation is to assist friends and family of the mentally ill and addicted in emotionally, physically and spiritually healing in order to ultimately have healthy relationships and families and pass healthy practices on to others.
Come join us for A 5k FUN run at Wheeler Farm for Charity. Runners will get free samples of Crio Brewed Cocoa during the race and all proceeds will benefit The Blue Dragonfly Foundation for friends and families of addicts and the mentally ill. Over $500 in prizes and awards for winners!
For more infor click here: www.bluedragonflyfoundation.org/Events.html