The Salvation Army Community Challenge 5k
The Salvation Army Community Challenge 5k: race description
Join Us on November 12, 2016 at 10:00 am for The Salvation Army Community Challenge 5k Run &, Kids Fun Walk/Run which will take place at the Williamsport High School Cross Country Course.
Individuals and Teams are encouraged to seek additional sponsors. Your support is greatly appreciated. A special award will be give to the individual/team raising the most sponsorship dollars.
You can participate in the 5K as an individual participant or part of a team. Shirts are guaranteed for all participants who register by October 31, and special gifts will be given for the largest teams and the top finishers.
The Salvation Army is an International Movement, is an evangelical part of the Universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Your dollars contributed to The Salvation Army are appreciated and valued. The Salvation Army ranks among the top 10 most trusted non-profit organizations in America. It uses 83 cents for every dollar donated to provide direct services and 90 percent of the donated dollars stay within our community.
Proceeds will support community outreach programs such as tutoring and mentoring. Funds raised from the event will stay local.
Kids run will be held on the brand new turf field. Kids run will take place after the 5K.
Community Cup Challenge: The organization (business, church, school, club, etc) that has the most registered participants by October 31 will win the Community Cup. The Community Cup is a large trophy that will be passed along to the winning team year after year.
Prizes from sponsors will be presented to overall race winners
Medals will be presented to the age group winners (male and female)
Ribbons will be given to the Kids Run participants
The Community Cup will be presented to the team with the most registered guests