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Strides Against Violence 5K

Sat October 20, 2018 Richardson, TX US 75080 Directions
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Strides Against Violence 5K

8:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT

1K Fun Run

8:00AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT
Place
The Plaza at Galatyn Park
US 75 near Lookout Dr.
Richardson, TX US 75080
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Join us on October 20, 2018 for the Strides Against Violence 5K. This run benefits Chetna, Dallas Iranian Women's Association, Families to Freedom, Hope's Door New Beginning Center, Texas Muslim Women's Foundation, and Turning Paiges. Let's bring awareness to intimate partner, family and sexual violence!

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Intimate Partner Violence FACTS

1 in 4 women are affected by intimate partner abuse in their life time; 1 in 3 in North Texas

1 in 5 women are affected by sexual violence

1 in 7 men are affected by intimate partner violence

1 in 20 men are affected by sexual violence

LGBTQ reported levels of intimate partner violence is equal to or higher than those of heterosexuals.

In the time it takes to run 40 minutes, 20 individuals are sexually assaulted in the US.

The annual cost of intimate partner violence in the US exceeds $12.6 billion a year or $4 per person.

The average cost of being a rape victim is estimated at $110,000.

 

Packet Pickup

Beat the lines race morning and pick up your packet early!

Packet Pickup

Friday, Oct. 19 from 10am-6pm

Academy Sports

4045 Central Expy, Plano, TX 75023.

 

 

 

 

 

VENUE:
Galatyn Park
2351 Performance Dr
Richardson, TX 75082

RACE DAY PARKING:
Parking and Transportation Options for Strides Against Violence 5K & 1K Fun Run:
DART: Use Red Line to Galatyn Park Station.
Auto: Travel to intersection of 75 (Central Expressway) and Campbell Road. Go north on 75 frontage road. Make right onto Lookout Dr. After passing Plaza Blvd and Performance Dr. (about 800 ft) turn right into parking area. Parking garage will be on your right.

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