West Hartford, CT (PRWEB) February 28, 2014
BlumShapiro, an accounting firm with office in Boston, Hartford and Providence, announced today that registration is open for the BlumShapiro 5K For Camp Courant at the Travelers Championship. The 2014 run and walk race, Kids Fun Run and other family activities will be held on Saturday, May 3, at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, CT.
Interested parties can register online at http://www.travelerschampionship.com. Registration fees vary.
In its sixth year, the BlumShapiro 5K is an annual tradition that signals the kickoff to the Travelers Championship. The event welcomes hundreds of runners and walkers of all ability levels along the roads that line the fairways, greens and practice facility at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, CT.
“Once again, it is our privilege to host an event that brings families and people of all ages together to benefit the community,” said Carl Johnson, Managing Partner of BlumShapiro.
Proceeds from this year’s BlumShapiro 5K will benefit Hartford’s Camp Courant, the largest free day camp in the nation serving more than 1,100 Hartford children during the summer season.
The BlumShapiro Kids Fun Run begins at 8:00 a.m., and the 5K race and walk start at 8:30 a.m. on May 3.
Prior to and after the Kids Fun Run, children will be treated to many activities, including face painting, games, clowns, jugglers, balloon artists and caricaturists. Food, beverages and live music make it a festive morning for the entire family.
All activities will start at 7:00 a.m. and end at approximately 11:00 a.m.
All race participants will be given one ticket valid for any one day admission to the 2014 Travelers Championship, June 19-22, 2014.
BlumShapiro is the largest regional accounting, tax and business consulting firm based in New England, with offices in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The firm, with nearly 400 professionals and staff, offers a diversity of services which includes auditing, accounting, tax and business advisory services. In addition, BlumShapiro provides a variety of specialized consulting services such as succession and estate planning, business technology services, employee benefit plan audits, litigation support and valuation, and financial staffing. The firm serves a wide range of privately held companies, government and non-profit organizations and provides non-audit services for publicly traded companies.