"No Place Like Home" 5K Run and Walk


Event Date

Sat, Oct 11, 2014


St. Louis, MO

About This Activity

Depaul USA supports people experiencing homelessness.  Our vision is that everyone has a place to call home and a stake in the community. In St. Louis, Project MORE and PLUS provide over 70 units of permanent supportive housing.  We encourage participants to dress up like your favorite Wizard of Oz Character.  Food will be provided after the run/walk.

Event schedule and times

Registration and packet pick-up is 8 a.m. at the shelter house on the day of the run/walk.  5K run will begin at 9 a.m. and 1 mile walk will happen at 9:30 a.m. at the Sons of the Rest Shelter House near Grand and Arsenal in South St. Louis City. Race will take place in the historic Tower Grove Park.  First and Second Place overall prizes to both men and women.  First, Second and Third Place for each age group.  We encourage indiviudals to dress up as their favorite Wizard of Oz character.

Option to sign up for family of four for $70 ($10 for each additional member). Email steve.wiederkehr@depaulusa.org for more information.

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