SAAM virtual 5k walk/run

Thu October 15 - Fri April 16 Charlotte, NC 28203 US
Place
1908 East blvd.
Charlotte, NC US 28203
Description

Lisha's Helping Hands is a non-profit organization in Charlotte, NC that gives back to the community through various events and programs. MyNu Project is a mentoring program in Charlotte, NC, designed to give children a safe space to flourish while being encouraged to reach their potential. The founders, Shalisha Hardwrich (LHH) and Deede Hardwrich (Mynu), who are also sexual assault survivors, are hosting this event to help make a change for victims. Team up with us in April for sexual assault awareness month as we walk for a cause.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Many victims, just like domestic violence survivors, are not treated as victims and are not heard. Which in turn causes the victim to blame themselves amongst other feelings. This walk is important because it's time to give women, men, boys and girls a voice! This walk is to give people a platform to help others that may be suffering in silence. Proceeds raised from this event will be donated to safe alliance (www.safealliance.org). A nonprofit organization dedicated to building a continuum of shelter, advocacy and counseling services to empower those struggling  with domestic and sexual violence, child abuse, and emotional trauma.

We are limited with gathering due to COVID, so the event will be virtual. Fortunately, this will give everyone across the world a chance to participate. NOTE: Participants are welcome to join us at Freedom Park (1908 East Blvd.), we just ask everyone to wear mask.

WAYS TO PARTICIPATE: You can walk/ run on your treadmill, local park, trail or in your neighborhood. You can submit your results on this website. If you plan on using Facebook, you can record, go live, take a picture, and submit on the event page. If you can not participate you can donate or purchase a shirt.                                WHEN: Saturday April 17, 2021 10am
COLOR: Teal         

WHERE: Your local park, trail or neighborhood                                                                     

FEES:  T-shirt purchases can be made through our add-on section during registration. When the fields pop-up for your unisex shirt size, please indicate rather you prefer navy blue or black for your shirt color.                                                                                                                                                                                  

$5 registration fee
$25 for shirts
$45 for hoodies


HASHTAG: When sharing and/or making your result post on social media, please use the hashtags #SAAM #Lhh5kwalk  #2021Virtual5kwalk

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