Homeland Hospice 5K and Memory Walk

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Runners & Walkers, Friends, Family
& Your Dog, too!

Please join Homeland Hospice for an uplifting event while supporting and raising funds for benevolent services provided to our hospice patients and their families. One of three Homeland Center outreach programs, Homeland Hospice is celebrating 10 years of service to our community. Much of our extra care—massage, music and pet therapy, extra in-home relief hours, professional photography, and more—is dependent on the generosity of folks like you.

Whether you are a serious runner, or participate to commemorate the memory of a loved one, ALL are welcome! Join us individually or with a team. This year, we’ve created a special opportunity for you to honor the memory of someone you loved. Not only can you (and your team) walk or run in their memory, but you can also add your loved one’s name to this year’s t-shirts.

Event details:

The 5K — is a measured five kilometers (3.1 miles), relatively flat course along the Susquehanna River, beginning and ending at the City Island Carousel Pavilion, with professional chip timing by Integrity Sports.

Race results posted on parunners.com. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place cash prizes will be awarded for the overall female and male runners.

The memory walk — is along a portion of the same course.

On Saturday, June 22:

  • City Island parking is free
  • 7:15 to 8:15 AM – Registration
  • 8:30 AM – Start time

Post race/walk activities

After the run/walk, we celebrate the lives of those you ran or walked in memory of and enjoy food and refreshments. Not only do we have $100 cash prizes for winning runners, there will be additional fun awards for everyone:

  • Largest team
  • Youngest walker/runner
  • Most senior walker/runner
  • Most adorable dog
  • Best decorated baby stroller

Register early!

Children under 12 are FREE. There are three easy ways to register:

  • Register online through noon June 10, 2019.
  • Complete and mail the downloadable registration form and enclose a check to Homeland Hospice.
  • All entries received by June 10, 2019, are guaranteed a FREE t-shirt. The fee for entries after June 10 (including the day of the event) is $30, and t-shirts are available while they last.

Help us raise additional funds!

Collect $100 or more in sponsorships and run or walk for FREE. Download sponsorship form here and bring your completed form on the day of the event, along with all monies/checks (payable to Homeland Hospice).

Corporate Sponsorships are available.

Contact Myra Badorf at mbadorf@homelandhospice.org or call 717-221-7890.