Run 4 Forever

Event Date

Sun, Nov 9, 2014


Allison Park, PA

About This Activity

Every Child, Inc. is hosting a foster care and adoption awareness 5k and 1 mile Run 4 Forever in honor of National Adoption Month.

There are approximately 21,000 children in Pennsylvania's foster care system alone.  Many of these children are unable to return to their birth families and in need of a permanent Forever Family where they can grow up feeling safe and loved.  This event raises awareness for the 1,000 children in Allegheny County's foster care system and the need for more foster and adoptive families to step up for these children in need.

We will have fun activities for kids to participate in at the shelter post-race! Face painting, arts and crafts and more!

PARTICIPANTS REGISTERING AFTER 10/27/14 ARE NOT GAURANTEED A SHIRT! Register with a team and receive a 5% discount!  

Event details and schedule


5k will begin at 9:00 AM at the North Park Harmar Shelter.

1 mile fun run/walk will begin at 9:15 AM at the North Park Harmar Shelter.

This event will occur rain or shine!

Packet pick-up will occur at Every Child, Inc. located at 6401 Penn Ave, Suite 300, Pittsburgh PA 15206 on Saturday, 11/8/14 from 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM and on Race Day 11/9/14 from 8:00 AM until 8:45 AM at the Harmar Shelter.

Interested individuals are permitted to register on Race Day from 8:00AM - 8:45 AM; however T-shirts cannot be gauranteed and will be on a first come first serve basis at this time.

There are multiple different free parking lots located throughout North Park that runners can use. There is a large pool parking lot, parking on the road and across the street at the softball field all within walking distance of the start!

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