BENEFITING: EAST SIDE NEIGHBORHOOD RECREATION CENTER
EVENT DATE: Oct 12, 2014
On Sunday, October 12 our team of 6 athletes will run the Mohawk Hudson Half Marathon (some will run the full 26.2!) to raise awareness and funds for Hope 7 Community Center. You can help!
Hope 7 Community Center (East Side Neighborhood Recreation Center, est. 1968) is located in Troy, NY in a former city firehouse. It offers a variety of after school programs for grade school children, including classes in drama, photography, drawing, crafts, dance, sports, reading, creative writing, community service, and more. Their summer day camp gives kids opportunities to play together outside and expericence Troy's surrounding natural areas. Additionally, Hope 7's successful food pantry assists more than 300 families each year.
The mission of Hope 7 is to provide life essential and enhancing services in a nurturing and non-preferential manner, to promote self-sufficiency, personal growth, and commitment to serving one’s community.
Please join us in our cause join her in this cause. Visit hopeseven.com to learn more about these excellent programs!
This half marathon is a fun event for spectators - come cheer on the Hope 7 Team! The race starts at Colonie Town Park, winds along the bike path in Cohoes and the streets of Watervliet, and finishes at Albany's Riverfront Park. Info about the race and course can be found at mohawkhudsonmarathon.com.