The Bardstown City Schools Department of Special Education and the Nelson County Schools Department of Special Education would love to see you at the 3rd Annual “Run for the Kids”, WHAS Crusade for Children 5K. This charity run will be August 26, 2017 at Bernheim Forest, with all proceeds earned donated to the WHAS Crusade for Children.
The WHAS Crusade for Children provides grant money to non-profit agencies, schools, and hospitals that serve children with special needs up to age 18. The term “special needs” is defined as physical, mental, emotional, or medical needs. Many children in the Bardstown and Nelson County community have benefited from the Crusade’s generosity. In the past, area schools have received grants that funded equipment such as: iPads, touch screen computers, a special needs playground, and Snoezelen (multi-sensory) rooms in two district schools. In the last three school years alone, Bardstown and Nelson County Schools have received more than $160,000.00 in funds from the WHAS Crusade for Children.
Come out, be active, and help us raise money for an incredible cause...and some pretty amazing kids! Hope to see you there!
You may register online at this link: http://www.active.com/clermont-ky/running/distance-running-races/whas-crusade-for-children-5k-run-walk-for-the-kids-2017?int=
PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED FOR THE TOP FINISHERS IN BOTH THE MALE AND FEMALE CATEGORIES:
First Place: $50
Second Place: $25
Event details and schedule
WHAS CRUSADE FOR CHILDREN 5K
The race will begin at 8:00AM at the Bernheim Forest Visitor Center. On-site registration will begin at 7:00AM. ON-SITE REGISTRATION PAYMENT MUST BE IN THE FORM OF CASH OR CHECK ONLY!
IN ORDER TO BE GUARANTEED A SHIRT FOR THE RACE, YOU MUST REGISTER BY AUGUST 11th!
Early registrants will also receive a commemorative WHAS Crusade for Children 5K keepsake.
Packet pickup will take place at Bardstown Middle School, Friday, August 25th, from 4-7pm.
Berhheim has a $5 "environmental impact fee" for people enering the park. For those who register online, and in advance of race day, that fee is INCLUDED in your registration. For those who register onsite the day of the race, you will be required to pay the fee upon entry to the park.
To show that you have paid the fee, please present your registration confirmation email at the gate.