Posted on November 30, 2011 by hopechallenge5k
SATURDAY, JUNE 16 2012
THEIS PARK, KANSAS CITY MO (intersection of Emanuel Cleaver Blvd and Oak Street)
Across from the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, just minuets from the Plaza and UMKC
Our second, annual 5K Run/Walk to benefit Kansas City House of Hope
, a comprehensive residential treatment facility for hurting teens and their families. The not-for-profit organization is parent-interactive with the goal of family unit restoration.
Hope Challenge is open to participants of all ages. Strollers and Walkers are welcome (separate line-up behind the runner group).
There will be a kids Fun-Run following the completion of the 5K.
Participants can enjoy snacks as well as family friendly fun-filled games and activities on the park lawn following the race.
$25.00 (November 2011 – April 30,2012)
$30.00 (May 1, 2012 – June 16, 2012)
Please note online registration will close 3 days prior to race day
Walk-In registration race day available
SPECIAL DISCOUNT’S OFFERED FOR:
18 AND UNDER TEAMS (up to 10 participants) – Contact Race Director
& RUNNING CLUBS
Additional donations are accepted and can be conveniently given with your online registration.
All participants are encouraged to raise awareness as well as much-needed funds to support House of Hope, KC.
Run through the Plaza!
Fast-Flat-Fun and Family Friendly
Water/Aide Station located on the course and at the Finish
Top Male and Female Overall Winner
And Top Male and Female by age division
Open (18 and under)
Senior Division (61 and up)
Prize baskets will be awarded for the following:
*prize baskets include delicious treats from Great Harvest Bread Co. as well as gift certificates to local restaurants and entertainment establishments
We suggest that you arrive early, as parking is limited.
Parking limitations: We are sorry for any inconvenience, but there is NO PARKING allowed on the residential streets of Locust and Rockhill Road (between Emanuel Cleaver Blvd. and 47th). Additionally there will be volunteers stationed there to assure only residents travel those streets.
Kauffman Gardens has asked we not use their parking lot this year as well.
House of Hope Kansas City (7044 Antioch, Merriam, KS 66204)
Thursday, June 14th 2-5pm
Friday, June 15th 4-7pm
Want to volunteer, be a sponsor, donate, need more information?
Race director – firstname.lastname@example.org
THANK YOU SPONSORS:
LOUIS DREYFUS COMMODITIES – DICKINSON FAMILY FOUNDATION – A.B. MAY
VALENT AEROSTRUCTURES – DAVID & DEANNA FINK – BANK MIDWEST
COLONIAL PRESBYTERIAN – JIM & SUSAN MAYFIEND – MIDWEST TRUST OF MISSOURI
Chick-Fil-A – Quality Litho – 97.3 KLOVE – Panera Bread – Parnell Mower – Price Chopper
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