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Cleveland Christian Home to host 25th annual ‘5K Walk & Run for the Kids’

Some of the fun highlights of last year's Cleveland Christian Home ‘5K Walk & Run for the Kids’
Some of the fun highlights of last year's Cleveland Christian Home ‘5K Walk & Run for the Kids’
Mark Horning

Cleveland Christian Home
5K Walk & Run for the Kids
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
3900 Wildlife Way
Cleveland, OH 44109
Saturday
April 12, 2014
Event-Day Registration
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Organize your family, friends and co-workers into teams for the 25th annual Cleveland Christian Home’s “5K Walk & Run for the Kids” on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo.
Mark Horning

Organize your family, friends and co-workers into teams for the 25th annual Cleveland Christian Home’s “5K Walk & Run for the Kids” on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. The event is presented by the National Automotive Experts in honor of their dealer partners.

This is a fun event for all ages and there is something for everyone. Participant can choose to compete in a timed 5K Run, walk the 5K course or simply spend the morning at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo touring the various exhibits with friends and family. Registration includes all day Zoo and Rainforest admission, an official “5K Walk & Run for the Kids” T-Shirt and a light breakfast.

The Cleveland Cavalier’s mascots Moondog and Sir CC will be on hand to encourage the runners and start the race and entertainment will be provided by DJ Dan. There will even be a free “Shutterbooth” photo booth where you can have your photo taken as well as crafts for the kids. The competitive 5K Run includes trophies for the top finishers.

For those interested in signing up early, Register online now!

Whether you decide to race, walk or stroll you will be making a huge difference in the lives of some of our community’s most vulnerable children. Even if you are unable to make it to the Zoo on race day you can still help by making a donation today. Click here to make a gift today.

Each participant is encouraged to find sponsors for their participation. For every $300, you will be entered in a drawing to win a NEW iPad! Those raising $200-$299 will receive a Sweatshirt and those at the $100-$199 level will receive a Water Bottle.

Family Fundraising Prizes include at the $600 level your family will being entered in a drawing to win a NEW iPad! The $200 level earns one sweatshirt and for every $100 your family raises your family will receive one water bottle.

5K Walk & Run for the Kids Schedule

Day of Event Registration
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Family Fair Activities
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Zoo & Rainforest Entry
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

5K Run
8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

5K Walk
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Run Awards
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Fees

Adult Runner: $25.00
Run Registration
Ages 12 and up

Adult Walker: $20.00
Walk Registration
Ages 12 and up

Child Runner: $10.00
Run Registration
Ages 2 – 11

Child Walker: $5.00Walk
Registration
Ages 2 – 11

Spectator Ticket: $6.00
Cleveland Christian Home must purchase a zoo ticket for every person that enters the zoo. So, if you want to cheer on a runner or walker, you must purchase a Spectator ticket to cover this cost. (Note: Does not include t-shirt or continental breakfast.)

Infant: No Fees
Walk Registration
Children under 2