KidsPeace 5K Run/1 mile walk
Saturday, October 30, 2010
KidsPeace invites you to "Put your Best Face On" for Baltimore's Foster Teens. Join us for a fun event for children and adults of all ages. Wear your Halloween costumes, dress up as a family (and that includes your 4 legged family members too) and walk or run for a great cause
Register online until October 28, 2010, or register the morning of the event.
Start (and registration) at DuBurns Arena (Corner of S. Ellwood Ave. and Boston Street) in Canton, 1301 S. Ellwood Ave. Baltimore, MD 21224
Registration begins at 7:30 am Race begins at 9:00 am Fun walk begins at 9:05 am
Course is throughout Canton and Patterson Park ending in O’Donnell Square.
The purpose of the race is to assist KidsPeace in offering training and mentoring to older foster teens as they prepare to become independent adults. All money raised goes directly to benefit kids.
For more information, contact Erin Doyle at 410-964-9329
Registration: $25 in advance/ $30 on Race Day (includes a free t-shirt)
$20 for families who are walking together (day of event )
Foster family/Foster child walk free* (day of event)
Premium t-shirts for all registered runners - size and availability NOT guaranteed on race day. Limited t-shirts available for purchase by walkers on the day of the event.
Awards: Overall Male and Female - 1st $250; 2nd $150; 3rd $100 Various prizes for age group winners: Gifts and gift certificates from Fairfield Marriott, Baltimore, Field House, the Big Screen Store, James Joyce Tavern, Starbucks, the Maryland Science Center, Applebee’s and many others.
Prizes for best dressed family, most creative costume for an adult, child and pet and best “face.”
Every registrant will be entered into a drawing for prizes. Winners will be selected at the awards ceremony. Must be present to win.
Trick or Treating for the kids from O’Donnell Square businesses and face painting.
Parking: On streets surrounding DuBurns Arena and O'Donnell Square.
Great refreshments in O’Donnell Square.
Volunteer: If you are unable to run or walk, please consider volunteering to help on the day of the race. Contact, Gina Seyfried at 410-964-9329.