Walk for Wellness, Race for Recovery 5K

Date & Time

  • Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Details
Event Description: 
Join the voices for recovery during CFR's 5th Annual “Walk for Wellness, Race for Recovery” 5K run/walk...this is a great opportunity to promote wellness and raise awareness that recovery from mental health and substance use disorders is possible! A 5K run/walk will be held, with healthy snacks and a variety of family-friendly activities following the race.
Type of Event: 
Walk/Run (race or recreational, walk, run, marathon, etc.)
Is this event open to public?: 
Yes
Estimated Number of Attendees: 
230
Location
Is this a virtual event (taking place online)?: 
No
Is this event in the United States?: 
Yes
Address: 
Ada Hayden Heritage Park
Address Line 2: 
5205 Grand Ave.
City: 
Ames
U.S. State: 
Iowa
Country: 
United States
Zip/Postal Code: 
50010
Website for additional information: 
www.cfrhelps.org
Contacts
Contact Name: 
Sally
Last Name: 
Carnes
Address Line 1: 
Community and Family Resources
Address Line 2: 
1619 S. High Ave.
City: 
Ames
U.S. State: 
Iowa
Zip Code: 
50010
Phone: 
5152323206
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Join the voices for recovery during CFR's 5th Annual “Walk for Wellness, Race for Recovery” 5K run/walk...this is a great opportunity to promote wellness and help raise awareness that recovery from mental health and substance use disorders is possible! 

EVENT DETAILS:

WHAT: A 5K run/walk will be held, with healthy snacks and a variety of family-friendly activities following the race 

REGISTRATION is only $10 and includes a t-shirt! Register online at http://getmeregistered.com/WalkforWellness 

WHEN: Saturday, September 16, 2017; Check-in 8:00-8:45 am, race starts at 9:00 am, activities to follow until Noon

WHERE: Ada Hayden Heritage Park, 5205 Grand Avenue, Ames, IA

WHO: Everyone is invited to join this celebration of recovery! You may register for the run/walk, sign up to volunteer, or simply come as a spectator and enjoy the activities.

VOLUNTEER: Details coming soon!

WHY: To join the National Recovery Month effort to raise awareness that behavioral health is essential to overall health, prevention works, treatment is effective, and people can and do recover from mental health and substance use disorders.

Notification: 
Yes
Last Updated: 06/01/2017