In honor of National Adoption Month, Every Child, Inc.is hosting the Family Ever After 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk. Join us this fall to raise funds and awareness for the more than 1,000 children in Allegheny County's foster care system. Every Child, Inc. is a nonprofit human services organization that serves birth, foster, and adoptive families. Event proceeds benefit Every Child, Inc.'s Foster Care and Adoption Programs.
This race is family friendly and children are more than welcome to participate! Foster families and foster children run for free and should visit www.everychildinc.org or call 412-660-6795 to register free of charge.
PARTICIPANTS REGISTERING AFTER 10/19/2016 ARE NOT GUARANTEED A SHIRT!
Be sure to stick around after the race to learn more about our foster care and adoption programs while participating in more fun activities including games, crafts, and a raffle!
Event details and schedule
DAY OF EVENT
Packet pick-upwill occur at the North Park Boat House on the day of the event only. Packet pick up opens at 8:15 AM and will close at the start of the race.
5K will begin at 9:15 AM at the North Park Boat House.
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk will begin at 9:30 AM at the North Park Boat House.
This event will occur rain or shine!
Interested individuals are permitted to register on Race Day from 8:15 AM - 9:00 AM; however T-shirts cannot be guaranteed and will be on a first come first serve basis at this time.
There are multiple free parking lots located throughout North Park that runners can use. There will be parking across the street at the Rose Barn, as well as at lots located within walking distance to the start of the race.
Arrive early to enjoy some coffee or hot chocolate and to learn a little bit more about foster care and adoption in our community!