Salvation Army Hosting Run

Superhero Themed

Seth Stokes
July 27, 2018 - 10:35 am
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The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club is hosting the Superhero 5K and Fun Run. The entire community, those of all ages and fitness levels, are invited to attend.  

The Superhero 5K is a fundraiser for The Salvation Army Girls & Boys Club. Participants are encouraged to dress as their favorite superhero and run or walk the route along the Swamp Rabbit Trail. Registration is available online through race day at 8:00 a.m.

The event takes place Saturday, August 11, 2018, 8 a.m.

•      6:30 a.m. | Late registration begins

•      7:30 a.m. | Late registration closes

•      7:45 a.m. | Pre-race warm-up

•      8 a.m.| 5K begins

•      8:45 a.m. | Costume and 5K Awards

•      9 a.m. | Fun Run begins.

Packet pick-up will take place on August 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m at The Kroc Center.

The event begins and ends at The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, 424 Westfield Street, Greenville, SC. The route will follow the Swamp Rabbit Trail and through the future Unity Park site.

Proceeds from this fundraiser will go to support the life-changing programs offered by The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club to ensure that all youth have great futures.

About The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club

The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club was started by P.D. Meadors in 1938 as the Red Shield Boys Club. In 1991, The Salvation Army and Boys & Girls Clubs of America developed a national partnership and through this, programs merged to combine the successful youth programs of The Salvation Army with Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s award-winning curriculum. The Club serves children by providing educational, physical, recreational and social programs. Its mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. In addition to being an affiliate of Boys & Girls Clubs of America, the Club is also a partner with Greenville County Schools. The Club is located in The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center and in schools across Greenville County. For more information please see www.bgcgreenville.org or call 864-235-6047.

 

     

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