Urban Youth Impact’s 1st Annual 5K Run/Walk
When: 6:30 a.m. registration; 5K start, 7:30 a.m.; Saturday, April 23, 2016.
Where: John Prince Park, 4759 South Congress Avenue, Center Drive Pavilion, Lake Worth, FL 33461.
Cost: $30 pp for 5K advance registration until April 19; $10 pp for the 50-Yard Dash Fun Run (ages 12 and under); $25 to sponsor an Urban Youth Impact youth.
Register at https://runsignup.com/Race/FL/LakeWorth/UrbanYouthImpact .
For more information, contact Director of Development Allison D. Tardonia at 561-832-9220, ext. 112.
Urban Youth Impact is introducing a new entry to the popular world of South Florida fitness fundraisers with its 1st Annual 5K Run/Walk, featuring a 50-Yard Dash Fun Run for ages 12 and under.
The event will benefit the programs of Urban Youth Impact, a West Palm Beach-based nonprofit organization that provides educational, entrepreneurial and community-building support for disadvantaged area youth.
Urban Youth Impact’s 1st Annual 5K Run/Walk will be held at 7:30 a.m., Saturday, April 23, 2016 at John Prince Park, 4759 South Congress Avenue, Lake Worth, FL. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m.
The 5K Run/Walk will be race timed by Accuchip Timing, and medals will be awarded for different age groups. Breakfast foods will be generously donated by IHOP, Cheney Brothers and Carmine’s Gourmet Market. People can register to participate at: https://runsignup.com/Race/FL/LakeWorth/UrbanYouthImpact
Advance registration for the 5K Run/Walk, until April 19, is $30 per person; registration for the 50-Yard Dash Fun Run for ages 12 and under is $10 per person. Those who just wish to support the organization can sponsor an Urban Youth Impact youth for $25 through the registration page.
The event is being co-chaired by Leisure Sales Manager of The Breakers Palm Beach Laurie Rapaport of North Palm Beach; her son, Zachary Rapaport; and Brie Suncine. Sponsors include
LOVE SPONSOR: Ferreira Construction Co.; EQUIP SPONSOR: Florida Power & Light; EMPOWER SPONSORS: Arrigo Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram, Grady Minor & Associates, P.A., The Gardens Mall, The Gardens Promotional Fund, Inc.; FRIEND SPONSORS: 21st Century Oncology LLC, GreenspoonMarder, P.A., Heritage Carpet, Malasky Homes, Nozzle Nolen, Inc., Palm Beach Community Bank, Partners in Women’s Health of Jupiter, Regent Seven Seas, The Breakers, The Decorators Unlimited, Inc. and Urban Design Kilday Studio.
For more information, please contact Director of Development Allison D. Tardonia at 561-832-9220, ext. 112. Urban Youth Impact is located at 2823 N. Australian Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33407; www.urbanyouthimpact.com