For Kids' Sake 5K Run/Walk-a-Thon


By WSIL Events

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

September 26, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Location: Turley Park, Carbondale, IL

Phone: 618-529-5044



Event Description

Registration is now open! For the For Kids' Sake 5K Run/Walk-a-Thon. Bring the whole family to this exciting event on Friday, September 26, 6:00pm at Turley Park in Carbondale, IL. After the race, there will be an awards ceremony, food and music with a live DJ.

This fundraiser supports thousands of orphans and school children in Bangladesh. Funds are raised by participants getting pledges and donations, and from the generous donations of 15 local business sponsors.

In Bangladesh, just $35 provides a meal for 100 children! Participants who raise $200 or more will receive a free sweatshirt. And prizes will be given to the adult, child and team that raise the most money.

New this year is awards for the teams that raise the most money, have the fastest average race time, display the most team spirit and who are the most creatively dressed!

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Advanced Registration Discount by: Sept. 19- $20 Adults / $10 Kids (under 14 yrs)
Day of Registration - $25 Adults / $10 Kids
Only pre-registrants are guaranteed an official Walk-a-Thon T-shirt.
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