PA Philadelphia wrote -
WHO: Team Rubicon, Team RWB, The Mission Continues
WHAT: Run As One - 2.2 mile walk / 3 mile run
WHERE: LLoyd Hall 1 Boathouse Row, Philadelphia, PA (Suggested Parking on Sedgley Dr. or Waterworks Dr.)
WHEN: 10:30 AM April 16, 2016
RUN AS ONE 2016 - Hosted by Team Rubicon, Team Red, White and Blue and The Mission Continues
In honor of Marine veteran Clay Hunt, an original member of Team Rubicon who took his own life after battling PTS and depression, Team Rubicon, Team Red White and Blue, and The Mission Continues will partner to participate in the 5th annual Run as One on April 16th. The event will as serve a celebration of a networks required to empower, unite and enrich the lives of Veterans. It will also be a symbol of leadership, action, and collaboration across the veterans support landscape within our local communities.
Our Goals: United with a Common Purpose
1. Build strong, united communities around America’s veterans.
2. Demonstrate leadership by driving collaboration and a proactive approach to veterans’ service.
3. Raise awareness of the challenges and positive solutions facing our nation’s veterans
Team Rubicon unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams. For more information visit TeamRubiconUSA.org
Team Red, White and Blue's mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. For more information visit TeamRWB.org
The Mission Continues empowers veterans who are adjusting to life after the military to find purpose through civic action. We deploy veterans on new missions in their communities, so that their legacy will be one of leadership and service. The Mission Continues has helped thousands of post-9/11 veterans reintegrate successfully by focusing their talents and energy on tackling challenges in their communities. For more information visit MissionContinues.org
Join us at Lloyd Hall for a two mile run / walk along the beautiful Schuylkill River Trail followed by a picnic lunch. Runners and walkers of all paces are welcome.
Schedule of Events
10:30 - Welcome from Team Rubicon & Team RWB
10:45 - Group Photograph
10:55 - Runners and walkers embark for 3 mile run, 2 mile walk along Schuylkill River Trail.
11:45 - Picnic lunch behind Lloyd hall. Bring your own chair or blanket and a snack to share! Sandwiches and drinks will be provided.
All proceeds from Run As One will be equally distributed between Team Rubicon, Team Red White and Blue, and The Mission Continues to support Veteran Programs.