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KiDS NEED MoRE 5k Run/Walk & Kids Fun Run

Sat September 14, 2024 East Islip, NY 11730 US Directions

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KiDS NEED MoRE 5k Run/Walk

$33.74 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Price increases after September 8, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

KiDS NEED MoRE Kids Fun Run (10 & under)

$12.58 8:45AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT Registration ends September 14, 2024 at 8:30am EDT

KiDS NEED MoRE 5k Run/Walk Virtual

$33.74 Registration ends September 14, 2024 at 8:45am EDT

Place

Heckscher State Park
1 Heckscher Spur Dr
East Islip, NY US 11730

Description

KiDS NEED MoRE 5k: Empowering Children, One Step at a Time

Join us for the KiDS NEED MoRE 5k Race and Kids Fun Run, an exciting and heartwarming event dedicated to supporting children facing cancer and serious illnesses. By participating in this race, you’ll be helping to provide life-changing programs and activities for these brave kids, offering them joy, hope, and unforgettable experiences.

 

About KiDS NEED MoRE 5k: KiDS NEED MoRE 5k (Motivational Recovery Environments, Inc.) is a nonprofit organization that creates unforgettable experiences for children, families, and young adults coping with cancer and life-threatening illnesses. Our mission is to provide a community of support, fun activities, and memorable moments that inspire hope and resilience.

 

Why Participate? Your participation and fundraising efforts directly contribute to our programs, including Camp Adventure, a one-week sleepover camp for children with cancer, and the Holiday Cheer Bus, which spreads joy to thousands of children each year. By running or walking in our 5K, you are making a meaningful difference in the lives of those who need it most.

 

Together, we can make a real difference in the lives of children who need more than just treatment—they need moments of joy, laughter, and hope.

 

Register now and help us empower children, one step at a time!

 

This event is Rain or Shine.

Race Contact Info

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Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://givebutter.com/KNM5k.

Course

USATF Certified 5k Course at the Beautiful Heckscher State Park.

Strollers are welcome but due to State Park Rules no furry friends are allowed.

Parking will be in Field 4

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Awards

Awards will be given out for 1st Overall Male and Female and 1st, 2nd, 3rd in the following: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.

 

Packet Pick-Up

When: September 14th, 2024, starting at 7:30am and ending promptly at 8:45am.

 

Where: Parking Field 4

Heckscher State Park
1 Heckscher Spur Dr
East Islip, NY US 11730

Amenities

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