Springfield, Missouri (PRWEB) October 18, 2012
October 19, 2012
Springfield, Mo. – Convoy of Hope will hold the first “Running with Convoy” 5K run/walk in Springfield this Saturday, October 20, at 9:00 a.m. to benefit the organization’s children’s feeding initiatives, disaster response work and U.S. community outreach events.
Registration for the 5K is $25.00. For more information on how to register, location and FAQs, visit: http://www.runningwithconvoy.org.
Springfield’s Incredible Pizza Company (SIPC) is hosting a kick-off event for “Running with Convoy” on Friday, October 19, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at SIPC. Fifteen percent of all proceeds from 5:00 p.m. until close will be donated to Convoy of Hope.
Convoy of Hope
“Running with Convoy” 5K run/walk
“RUNNING WITH CONVOY” 5K RUN/WALK: Saturday, Saturday, October 20, 9:00 a.m
“RUNNING WITH CONVOY” 5K RUN/WALK: Convoy of Hope, 1660 North Campbell, Springfield, Mo. http://www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=494885
Video and photo opportunities before, during and after 5K event. Interviews with Convoy of Hope officials and race participants. Media is encouraged to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to start of race.
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Convoy of Hope / National Spokesperson
O-417.823.8998 Ext. 4425
Convoy of Hope, founded in 1994, is a faith-based organization with a driving passion to feed the world through children’s feeding initiatives, community outreaches, disaster response and partner resourcing.