DE KIDS 5K Race 2016

Delaware KIDS Fund 5K Runs a Great Success!

Delaware KIDS Fund 5K had 234 runners and walkers of all ages participate in the Newport race that took place Saturday, August 6th. The race organizers added a second event for beach-goers this year: the inaugural Que Pasa 5K for the Delaware KIDS Fund in Dewey Beach took place the following Saturday, August 13th with 244 runners and walkers participating.  The two races raised $35,000.

For race results, Click Here – Races2Run.com

This is the seventh year for the highly anticipated Delaware KIDS Fund 5K that takes place in Newport each summer and the first year for the KIDS Fund Que Pasa 5K Race. The race was presented by Harvey, Hanna & Associates, Hyatt Place Dewey Beach, My Sherpa, AWE Oil, M&T Bank and Rehoboth Beach Running Co. The events were supported by 54 corporate sponsors , as well as 478 runners and walkers of all ages and abilities.

Delaware KIDS Fund is an acronym for ‘Kids in Distressed Situations’ and helps at-risk children in Delaware who may face violence, abuse, family financial troubles, or other distressing situations. It is a non-profit organization founded by Thomas J.

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Sign Up for the 7th Annual Delaware KIDS Fund 5K Run/Walk Today!

The 7th Annual Delaware KIDS Fund 5K is almost here! Help fight childhood hunger by supporting our Delaware KIDS in NEED this summer, a time when they need it most. Since it started, the race has raised $60,000 to help children throughout Delaware. This year there will be two Races; the ‘7th Annual Delaware KIDS Fund 5K’ race will take place in Newport, DE on August 6th and the ‘Inaugural Que Pasa 5K’ race will happen at Que Pasa Restaurant in Dewey Beach, DE  on August 13th.

Did you know that 1 in 5 children in Delaware face hunger? According to Ryan Kennedy, the Community Outreach and Business Developer coordinator for the Delaware KIDS Fund, the issue is worse in the summer which is why the run is held in August to raise awareness.

Delaware KIDS Fund is an acronym for ‘Kids in Distressed Situations’ helps at-risk children in Delaware who may face violence, abuse, family financial troubles, or other distressing situations. It is a non-profit organization founded by Thomas J. Hanna, VP of Harvey Hanna & Associates, a commercial real estate company. Proceeds from the event are donated directly to various youth emergency food relief programs throughout Delaware.

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Delaware KIDS Fund 5K Race

Top 5 Reasons Your Business Should Sponsor Delaware KIDS Fund 5K Race

Are you looking to get your business more involved in the community? There is an excellent opportunity to support the DE KIDS Fund 5K Run/Walks coming up in August. Any time a company supports a local charity or event, it sends a message that your business is vested in the community.

Something as simple as sponsoring a little league team or spearheading a special cause gets your business front and central in the community where you live and work. Those kids on the team wearing shirts with your logo are a living, breathing advertisement for your business. The beauty is that often the cost is way less than what you would spend on a traditional ad campaign and it lasts throughout a whole season of T-ball!

The 7th Annual Delaware KIDS Fund 5K Series is actively looking for sponsors for the 2016 races. This year there will be 2 chances to sponsor as the Newport 5K DEKIDS Race will take place Saturday, August 6th and new this year, the Dewey 5K DEKIDS Race will take place the following weekend, Saturday, August 13th.  That gives you 2X the opportunity to make a positive impression on the community.

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Sign Up for the 6th Annual Delaware KIDS Fund 5K Run/Walk Today!

 

The 6th Annual Delaware KIDS Fund 5K is almost here! Help support our Delaware KIDS in NEED this summer, a time when they need it most. Since it started, the race has raised $60,000 to help children throughout Delaware. The race will take place in Newport, DE August 1st at 8:30 am. Sign Up Today!

Did you know that 1 in 5 children in Delaware face hunger? According to Ryan Kennedy, the Community Outreach and Business Developer coordinator for the Delaware KIDS Fund, the issue is worse in the summer which is why the run is held in August to raise awareness.

Delaware KIDS Fund is an acronym for ‘Kids in Distressed Situations’ helps at-risk children in Delaware who may face violence, abuse, family financial troubles, or other distressing situations. It is a non-profit organization founded by Thomas J. Hanna, VP of Harvey Hanna & Associates, a commercial real estate company.

The race is presented by M & T Bank, MySherpa, Tile Market of Delaware and Harvey, Hanna & Associates.

As the popularity of the race grows, so does the list of corporate sponsors which helps to make the 5K possible.

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The Delaware KIDS Fund

Sign Up for the 6th Annual Delaware KIDS Fund 5K Run/Walk Today!

6th Annual Delaware KIDS Fund 5K coming soon! Help support our Delaware KIDS in NEED this summer, a time when they need it most. The race takes place in Newport, DE August 1st at 8:30 am. Sign Up Today!

Run or walk for a good cause, Delaware KIDS Fund is an acronym for ‘Kids in Distressed Situations’. The fund provides goods and services such as; clothing, food, shelter, scholarships, educational grants, counseling and mentoring. This non-profit organization and was founded in 2008 by Thomas J. Hanna, VP of Harvey Hanna & Associates.

The race is presented by M & T Bank, MySherpa, Tile Market of Delaware and Harvey, Hanna & Associates.

Event Features: Post race refreshments, DJ, giveaways, raffle prizes, with plenty of kid friendly activities and a post-race reception!

  • Overall 1st Place Male & Female Win $200 Cash (Visa Gift Cards) plus DE KIDS Fund 1st Place Medal.
  • 1st Place Finishers in each age group win a special prize plus DE KIDS Fund Medal. Prizes include: Orioles/Red Sox Tickets, UD Football Tickets, Blue Rocks Tickets, First Pitch at a Blue Rocks Game,

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