4th Annual Om Memorial 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk

Sun September 12 - Sun September 19, 2021 Monroe, NJ 08831 US
Events
In-person 5K run

Om Memorial 5K

$25 09/12 9:30AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Run in the beautiful Thompson Park
In-person 1 Mile Walk

Om Memorial 1 Mile

$10 09/12 9:00AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT Walk in the beautiful Thompson Park
Virtual 5K run

Om Memorial 5K Virtual

$25 Run anytime between 12:01 AM on 9/12/21 and 11:59 pm on 9/19/21, anywhere
Virtual 1 Mile Walk

Om Memorial 1 Mile Virtual

$10 Walk anytime between 12:01 AM on 9/12/21 and 11:59 pm on 9/19/21, anywhere
Description

Join us for the 4th Annual Om Memorial 5K Run or 1 Mile Walk on September 12th, 2021 from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM in Thompson Park in Monroe Township, NJ

As we slowly return back to normalcy, the Om Memorial Foundation is happy to announce and host the 4th Annual Om Memorial 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk on September 12th, 2021 in Thompson Park, Monroe, NJ. Join us to celebrate optimism and hope. The foundation is always trying to advocate for positivity amidst adversity and we hope that now more than ever, we are able to achieve this. 😊

Organized by Monroe Indians for Civic Action (MICA) and supported by Agraj Seva Kendra, Indian Cultural Association of Monroe (ICAM), Rotary Interact Club of Monroe/Jamesburg & Guru Nanak Sikh Heritage.

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HOW TO DONATE:

We hope you will join us this year in making a difference in the community by supporting the Om Foundation in funding our work.

Our Goals:
  • Support research that focuses on childhood cancer
  • Promote cancer awareness through education
  • Bring smiles, positive attitudes, and the power of perseverance to children
  • Provide service opportunities to help students get involved
  • Strengthen our community by supporting those in need
Our Work:
  • Pledged $150k to the Rutgers Cancer Institute of NJ for pediatric cancer research and donated $60K so far.
  • Sponsored 25 children from Monroe to Rutgers Oncology Olympiad
  • Provided financial support to Monroe families affected by adversity
  • Continuing Optimism programs at MTMS/MTHS, Monroe Township Public Library. 
  • Presented Optimism Awards at MTMS and MTHS for grades 8-12.
There are three ways to Donate:

 

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Om Foundation is a 501 (c)3 tax exempt nonprofit organization (EIN# 82-4993198). For sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

  • Ketul Parikh:      Ketul@smilesforom.org or 908-267-2275
  • Paritosh Shah:   Paritosh@smilesforom.org or 732-325-4099

 

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Place
Thompson Park
Monroe, NJ US 08831
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