Sat April 13, 2019 Shreveport, LA US 71105 Directions
Events

5k Run

8:30AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT

5k walk

8:30AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT

1 mile walk

8:00AM CDT - 8:20AM CDT
Place
Clyde Fant Parkway (across from Sci-Port)
820 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, LA US 71105
Description

The Walk for Humanity Shreveport is a 5K Run/Walk and 1 mile health walk sponsored by The Institute for Global Outreach (IGO). This walk is a community project where people from all walks of life come together to end global suffering. A fundraiser of this nature serves two purposes. It raises funds for the destitute children while raising the consciousness of the participants. It also gives them an opportunity to participate and support a local nonprofit that partners directly with local NGOs in developing countries to alleviate needless suffering in the world. To view our "On the Grounds" work, please watch this 3 minutes video highlighting our work while in Africa a few months ago. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5eh66fo74JI You can also visit our website: www.IGOcares.org

 

Registration March 1st thru March 31st

$25 for adults

$15 for students (13-18 years old)

$10 children 12 & under

 

April 1st thru April 12th (online registration closes at 7:00 a.m. on April 11th)

$30 for adults

$15 for students (13-18)

$10 children 12 & under

 

Race Day (no online registration race day)

$35 for adults

$15 for students (13-18)

$10 children 12 & under

 

5k run - this is a chip timed event. You will get a bib number in your packet and pick up a timing chip at the race site on race morning.

 

5k walk - this event is NOT CHIP TIMED. You do not get a bib number and there are no awards or results.

 

1 mile walk - This event is not chip timed and there are no awards or results.

 

Packet Pick Up: Every pre-registered participant will receive an official “Walk for Humanity” 2018 T-shirt that can be picked up at Sportspectrum (6970 Fern Ave)

Thursday, April 11th from 12:00 - 6:30PM

Friday, April 12th from 10:00 - 5:30PM

Race Day from 7:00AM at the race site.

 

Location: Participants will meet on the Clyde Fant Parkway across from Sci-Port. The 1 mile walk will start at 8:00am and the 5k (3.1 mile) run/walk will start at 8:30am. The course is an out and back on the Clyde Fant Parkway (which will be closed to traffic).

 

Post Event: Stick around to learn more about the Institute for Global Outreach and enjoy refreshments! You can also learn more at www.IGOCares.org.

 

 

 

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