Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Run to End Addiction 5K Run/Walk

Join hundreds of Teen Challenge supporters on the beautiful campus of Bridgewater State University for a day filled with entertainment, food, fellowship, prizes, and so much more!

Individuals, teams, churches, schools, and corporations from around the state will join together in support of our efforts to End Addiction. You can help make this campaign a success; people from all walks of life are welcome. Your time and enthusiasm are greatly appreciated!

We will have live music, a Kid Zone with face painting, games and bounce houses, and free food!!

Our goal is to create an environment where the community can join together in raising awareness and hope for those in our midst who suffer from substance use disorder.

Race Day Details: 5K Run/Walk (rain or shine)

Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018

Time: Registration opens at 8:00am; Race begins at 9:00am; Walk begins at 9:05am

Location: Bridgewater State University- 131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, MA

Donations: Money raised will go towards supporting sponsorships to Teen Challenge Brockton.

Teen Challenge Brockton provides adults, teens and families with an
effective and comprehensive Christian faith-based solution, clinical counseling, and life-coaching for drugs, alcohol, and other life-controlling problems in order to become productive members of society. Find out more about this amazing program by visiting-Teen Challenge Brockton

We are asking all race participants to find sponsors to help raise funds over the registration fee to support our beneficiary.

How to participate:

1. Complete your registration by going to our registration site- REGISTER HERE!

2. Create a team and ask people to sponsor you and join your team. All of the proceeds from the race will benefit Teen Challenge. Spread the word to your friends, family, co-workers, everyone!

3. Show up on race day! Come to run, walk or just spend your morning with us as we gather together as a community.

Additional Details: This year's event is clock timed, register on or before May 6th and receive a free t-shirt for signing up. Medals will be given for first, second and third place winners for men & women and in each age group. We encourage both runners and walkers of all ages to sign up! There will be music, kid friendly games, light refreshments and informational booths for those attending.

Please contact the 5K Committee Chairman Melissa Oliveira at moliveira@tcnewengland.org with any questions or concerns.

*Please note that you will receive a tax-deductible receipt for all donations. Donors can donate to Teen Challenge directly by sponsoring a runner (click on an individual team member) or by clicking the orange "donate" button at the top right corner of the page at this link -FUNDRAISE HERE!

Check out the Facebook event page.

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