"Care 4 Hair" 5K Run for Alopecia


Event Date

Sat, Oct 18, 2014


Shawnee, KS

About This Activity

Register today for the Care 4 Hair 5K Run for Alopecia! Hosted by Midwest Black Hair Magazine in Kansas City, MO and sponsored by Tresses Au Naturale. Alopecia Areata is a common autoimmune skin disease resulting in the loss of hair on the scalp and elsewhere on the body. Alopecia areata affects approximately two percent of the population overall, including more than 6.5 million people in the United States alone. Join the run for a cause of raising money for victims of this widely spread disease.

The Care 4 Hair 5K Run for Alopecia will be held on June 14th, 2014 at Theater in the Park- Shawnee Mission Park, in Shawnee, KS. This is located right outside Kansas City city limits. The entire run/walk will be on a paved path and street. Join us for fun, education, and support.

Registration includes t-shirt, snacks, and take home bags!

Event schedule and times

Onsite registration will begin at 8:00am, with the Care 4 Hair 5K Run for Alopecia starting at 9am. The race will end at the same site followed by a post-race bash, including vendors, fun, information, and entertainment. The event is scheduled to end by 1pm.

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