Saturday, May 31, 2008 -- Charleston, WV
West Virginia Rainbow Run
Presented by WV United Federal Credit Union
This event kicks off the West Virginia Rainbow Pride Festival in Charleston. Enjoy great t-shirts, kids events, food and freebies, plus great giveaways!
Individual Sponsorships: Participants will take a total of about 2000 steps. Suggest that your sponsors donate on a "per step" basis (example: 1 cent per step = $20 donation). Donations are to be collected in advance and turned in at the Rainbow Run. Checks are to be made payable to Rainbow Run.
- On-site race day registration begins at 7:30 AM.
- Please be parked no later than 8:30 AM! Start Time is 9:00 AM
- Race day Check-In/Start Line at Covenant House (600 Shrewsbury Street)
- $10 fee for children under 18
- $20.00 for adults if received by May 28
- $25.00 for adults on race day
- * adults fees plus individual sponsorships should be included
Course: Travels through historic east end of Charleston past the Memorial AIDs garden and many beautiful homes, on paved roads
Location: Covenant House, 600 Shrewsbury Street, Charleston, WV (located across Smith Street from the Capitol Market)
Help Wanted: Can't run or walk? Help staff a corner to direct participants on the right path. Enjoy baking or food prep? Donate time and food toward refreshments. We have many jobs for all types of volunteers! Contact Jeff Crist at (304)344-8053 ext. 18.
About the Race Beneficiary: Covenant House's AIDS Residential & Resource Program serves 22 southern West Virginia counties. Services available to qualified HIV positive individuals include financial assistance with rent, utilities, and supportive counseling/services; help with filling out forms required by government and insurance, as well as living wills and medical power of attorney; and educational information. Services also are available to families and life partners.
|Start Date:||2008-05-31 Start Time: 9:00am|
|Event Name:||West Virginia Rainbow Run|
Charleston, WV 25301|
Covenant House, (Jeff Crist)|
Phone: 304-344-8053 18
|Comments:||5K Race, 5K Walk, 1 Mile Walk|