New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) July 09, 2014
Registration is now open for the New Orleans Run For The Warriors®, a 3-mile run and 1-mile walk to be held on Sunday, October 12, 2014 in New Orleans, LA. The New Orleans Run For The Warriors® is sponsored by the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) as part of their national educational event, ANESTHESIOLOGY™ 2014. All proceeds from the race will benefit Hope For The Warriors®, a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.
The race will begin and end at the Ernest N Morial Convention Center. General registration is $30 with special pricing for veterans, military, families, and students by visiting: http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org/2014ASARun.
Volunteers will be needed on Sunday, October 12 to assist with a variety of tasks. For more information about opportunities to volunteer, please contact Heather Busicchia, Run Coordinator, at hbusicchia(at)hopeforthewarriors(dot)org.
“We are excited that ASA’s annual Run For The Warriors® sponsorship leads us to New Orleans this year,” said Robin Kelleher, President and CEO of Hope For The Warriors®. “Their generous involvement over the years has allowed us to grow our outreach to new populations of service members and families throughout the country.”
Sponsorship opportunities are also still available. To learn more, please contact Heather Busicchia, Run Coordinator, at hbusicchia(at)hopeforthewarriors(dot)org.
Run For The Warriors® is a unique event dedicated to the men and women wounded in the global war on terror and their families. By uniting the entire community, military and civilian alike, this event embraces wounded service members and their families in the shared belief that there is hope beyond recovery.
The mission of Hope For The Warriors® (http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org) is to enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty. Hope For The Warriors® is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.
Hope For The Warriors® has earned a Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator (http://www.charitynavigator.org) for three consecutive years. Charity Navigator is an independent organization that evaluates fiscal responsibility and accountability of nonprofits.
Hope For The Warriors® (Federal Tax ID 20-5182295) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity as defined in sections 509(A)(1) and 170(B)(1)(A)(VI) of the Internal Revenue Code. Combined Federal Campaign, CFC #27800.