Annandale, VA (PRWEB) January 22, 2015
Hope For The Warriors® is excited to announce the 2015 Run For The Warriors® race schedule. Run For The Warriors® races are unique events dedicated to the men and women wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan, their families, and families of the fallen. It is a celebration of their strength and resolve and a promise to continue restoring self, family, and hope.
The goal of each race is to establish a long-term understanding and respect for the needs of local military families in their communities. The Run For The Warriors® race series also provides wounded service members encouragement and the opportunity to pursue the sport of running, walking, or cycling to assist in their physical and emotional rehabilitation. Distances for each event vary but often include 10K, 5K, and 1-Mile Walk/Runs.
2015 Run For The Warriors® Race Schedule:
- Saturday, May 16, 2015
10th Annual Run For The Warriors®, Jacksonville, NC
Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, 1-Mile Walk/Run
- Monday, May 25, 2016
Inaugural Tampa Run For The Warriors®, Oldsmar, FL
- Sunday, June 7, 2015
6th Annual Big Apple Run For The Warriors®, New York, NY
- Saturday, July 4, 2015
4th Annual New Bern Run For The Warriors®, New Bern, NC
- Sunday, August 16, 2015
6th Annual Sunset Run For The Warriors®, Shelton, CT
- Sunday, September 20, 2015
5th Annual Harmon Meadow Run For The Warriors®
- Saturday, October 17, 2015
2nd Annual DMV Run For The Warriors®, Washington, DC
- Sunday, October 25, 2015
San Diego Run For The Warriors® Sponsored by the ASA, San Diego, CA
- Saturday, November 7, 2015
8th Annual Long Island Run For The Warriors®, Lindenhurst, NY
Follow the link (runforthewarriors.org) to find the online registration page for each race, registration pages are generally posted four months before the event.
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.