Light The Darkness 5K & 1 Mile Glow Run

Sat September 17, 2022 Florissant, MO 63031 US Directions
Event: Light The Darkness 5K & 1 Mile Glow Run
Join us in 2022 at Saint Ferdinand Park as we "Light the Darkness" for suicide prevention awareness. Choose between a 5K and 1 Mile course that can be enjoyed by runners and walkers of all ages! All participants will receive a custom event t-shirt and also be given a one of a kind finishers medal as they cross the finish line. Additional glow items will be for sale, and we encourage participants to get creative and have fun with this exciting theme. Registration can be done online, or by visiting the JFK or James J. Eagan Community Centers and completing a registration form. Fees are $25 until August 29th, 2022 then $30 through race day. T-shirt sizes can only be guaranteed to those who register by August 29th, 2022. Call 314-921-4250 or 314-921-4466 for more information!

Packet pick up will take place at the JFK Center at 315 Howdershell Florissant, MO 63031 on Wednesday September 14th from 5P-7:30P and Thursday September 15th from 9A-7:30P. Day of packet pick up will take place at Saint Ferdinand Park at Pavilion 4 (back of the park by sand volleyball courts) from 5:00P-7:00P. 

100% of the net proceeds will be donated to two local mental health and suicide prevention organizations to help fund outreach programs in our local schools including the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and CHADS Coalition for Mental Health.
Start Time: 7:15pm CDT
End Time: 9:15pm CDT
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

Hello, Pre-registration is now closed for the 2021 Light the Darkness event. If you would still like to join us please visit pavilion 4 at St Ferdinand Park and can register the day of starting at 5 pm. If you want to contribute to the cause, please donate directly to the “American Foundation for Suicide Prevention” or to the “CHADS Coalition for Mental Health” via their websites via the links below. These two organizations are where 100% of the proceeds from the Glow Run normally go to. https://www.chadscoalition.org/donate https://afsp.org/give-a-gift Thanks, Florissant Parks and Recreation Staff

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