Habitat for Humanity of Boone County 5K Run and Walk Oct. 2
From press release
A 5K Run and Walk to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Boone County will be held Saturday, Oct. 2, in Belvidere, Ill.
The run and walk will take place at Belvidere High School, 1500 East Ave., Belvidere. This is a few blocks from the Habitat home that is being built for the Jones family at 1246 East 2nd St., Belvidere.
Race day check-in will be at 9 a.m., and the race will start at 10 a.m. Free parking is available on the site. Entry fees are as follows: adult, $20 pre-registration, $25 after Sept. 26.
Age groups are 5-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.
Prizes will be awarded to winners. Overall 1st place is $150, 2nd place gets $100, and $50 goes to 3rd place. Medals will be given to each 1st and 2nd place in all age groups.
The registration form for the 5K Run and Walk can be printed from the Habitat website at www.boonecoihfh.com.
Sponsors are needed for this event. Additional information for sponsors is available on the website www.boonecoihfh.com.
Volunteers are also needed to assist on the day of the race to direct parking, act as spotters along the race so runners stay on course, and hand out water and gift bags to walkers and runners at the end of the race/walk.
For more information about the Habitat 5K Run and Walk, contact Habitat Race Coordinator Dave Rickabaugh at Belvidere Ace Hardware, (815) 871-8937 or email@example.com.
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