Run 4 Water MKE

Sun April 26, 2020 Milwaukee, WI US 53202 Directions
Events

Run 4 Water MKE 5K Walk/Run

$25 9:00AM CDT - 10:30AM CDT
500 spots left. Registration Opens January 1, 2020 at 12:00am CST
Place
1500 N Lincoln Memorial Dr
Milwaukee, WI US 53202
Description

In 2020 Milwaukee is going to celebrate United Nations World Water Day at the 9th annual Run 4 Water MKE on April 26th! The 5K run/walk will symbolize distances traveled to access water in other parts of the globe. All proceeds from the Run 4 Water MKE go to projects designed and built by Engineers Without Borders at UW-Milwaukee providing clean water to villages in rural Guatemala.

The race starts at 9:00 am near the Gift of Wings kit store in Veterans Park on the shore of Lake Michigan in Milwaukee.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.run4watermke.org.

Race Contact Info

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Questions?

Visit these websites for more information about the event and the projects these funds will support in the highlands of Guatemala via Engineers Without Borders at University Wisconsin, Milwaukee.  

Run and walk for water, so others don't have to!

Mission

In many parts of the world, access to water is very difficult.  A major chore for the day involves walking an average of 3 miles each way to provide water for the family.

Run 4 Water MKE Mission:
Our mission is to acknowledge the importance of water in the daily lives of all human beings. Our annual walk/run is a statement of unity with the effort involved to access water. This mission is congruent with the United Nations World Water Day: http://www.unwater.org/worldwaterday/

Sponsorship

For more information on sponsorship opportunities visit the race website www.run4watermke.org or contact the race at run4watermke@gmail.com 

Awards

Top three female and top three male finishers in each age group listed below will receive recognition and a medal.

  • 18 and Under
  • 19 to 35
  • 36 to 50
  • 51 and Over

The largest team will get to keep the traveling trophy in their office for a year! The awards ceremony will start promptly at 10:00 AM (1 hour after the start of the race).

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