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Additional race information can be found at https://www.trueimpactministries.com/race.
This is our Third Annual Impact Uganda fun run, and this year we will have an in-person run in Denver on August 6th at 8am, and a virtual run option for those who can't make it (or those who don't want to run in public).
Funds raised through this race will go to support the children and families that True Impact Ministries supports in Uganda. Thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic and the Ukraine-Russia war, costs of goods and services and food has gone up significantly.
More importantly, school expenses for our secondary and vocational students has greatly increased. Schools have increased tuition and are requiring students to bring more supplies each term. Secondary students curriculum has changed and includes online learning and excursions, adding more expenses.
True Impact Ministries is doing our best to meet these increases in expenses. We need your help. All proceeds from this years race go to the Susie Stewart Memorial Higher Education Fund.
True Impact Ministries helps orphans and impoverished children and families.
We accomplish our mission through four specific approaches:
Our ministry works directly with pastors and leaders in Uganda. These partners are leaders of either orphan homes or Christian schools. Over the last 15+ years, our organization has built school buildings, dormitories, kitchens, water projects and homes for these orphan homes and schools and families in need. Since 2011, we have offered child sponsorships to provide food, clothing, tuition and medical assistance for almost 300 children.
All the children in our program attend quality primary and secondary schools. Our support of the leaders at these homes and schools allows them to be the spiritual guidance for the children. They provide teaching and training in following Jesus as well as how to live a Christian life in Uganda. Our desire is for Ugandans to raise up Ugandans, so they are not reliant on a “hand out” from foreigners. We support them so they can raise their children out of poverty.
Check out our website for more details on what we are doing to support children and families in Uganda. www.TrueImpactMinistries.com
Besides the awesome feeling that you know you are making the difference in the life of a child or a family in Uganda, you will receive some really cool swag. We have a new t-shirt for this year and a hat !!! Each participant also gets their own individualized race bib.
All swag will be delivered to your address within a couple weeks following the race end date. We do it this way to help us save money on buying too much or too few items.
We are encouraging everyone to tell their friends and family about this event. Once registered, you will receive a special referral code/link. Share it with friends, family and on social media. Everyone who registers using that code/link will count towards your referral count.
If you get 3 (three) referrals, we will refund $10 of your registration fee. And for every 2 (two) referrals after that, you will receive another $10 back.
We all know word of mouth advertising is the best. We need your help to spread the word.
Fundraisers who raise $500 or more through this race website will automatically receive a refund of their entry fee.
Groups of 4 or more people will receive a discount of $5 per participant when signing up together.
If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.
We will meet at the Howell Construction parking lot and start from there.
8085 E Harvard Ave
Denver, CO US 80231
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