EVENT DATE: Sep 25, 2016
DEADLINE TO GIVE: Sep 30, 2016
Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome! Join us on Sunday September 25, 2016 at the 5th Annual Rood Pantry 5K RUN/WALK. All funds raised will benefit the Sacred Heart Food Pantry in Middleboro.
Prizes Awarded to the top 3 fundraisers: 1st Place – Samsung Galaxy 9.6” 16GB Tablet, 2nd Place – Fit Bit Wrist Activity Tracker; 3rd Place – $50 Gift Certificate to Dick’s Sporting Goods Store. All participants raising a minimum of $50 will receive a souvenir water bottle.
Make a greater difference by asking your family, friends, neighbors and coworkers to sponsor your participation in this event. Our goal is to raise $20,000 to help the Sacred Heart Food Pantry feed nearly 500 families in the communities of Middleboro, Lakeville, Carver and Rochester each month. In order to set up your own team (or join an existing one) to fundraise for this event, click on the gray "Set Up Your Fundraiser" button on the right hand side of this page.
Run or walk the 5K (3.1 mile) course beginning and ending at the John T. Nichols Middle School, 112 Tiger Drive in Middleboro. Registration begins at 8:30 am and the 5K start is at 10:00 am.
Online Registration is available until noon on Friday, September 23rd. $20 Advance Registration, $25 On Site/Day-Of Registration, Students $15. The first 300 registrants will receive FREE T-SHIRTS. Age group medals and awards will be given for the top 3 male and female: 0-18, 19-39, 40-49-50-59, 60-69, 70+.
One in five children, many of them in our own communities, do not know where their next meal is coming from and many go to bed hungry. Run or Walk - you can take the fight against hunger to the streets! HELP US HELP OTHERS!