The Walton Education Foundation proudly presents our primary, annual fundraiser, the 6th Annual Apple Classic 5K/10K Run. The race will take place at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the beautiful Hammock Bay Town Center in Freeport. On site registration will be available before the race online and at the race beginning at 7:30 a.m. This run has a 5K and 10K course. All proceeds benefit the Walton Education Foundation.
Online registration is $35 for the 5K and $40 for the 10K. Registration after February 1 is $40 for the 5K and $45 for the 10K. Race day registration is $45 for the 5K and $50 for the 10K. Student advance registration for the 5K and 10K is $20 and race day is $25.
All runners who register with Active.com prior to February 1, 2017 includes a LONG SLEEVE Apple Run T-shirt.
About The Walton Education Foundation, Inc.:
The Walton Education Foundation is a not-for-profit organization established in 1995 by a rising need for support specific to teachers in Walton County. The Foundation has grown to not only help all teachers in Walton County, but to expand its impact and support teachers, their students and schools. The Foundation provides annual giving and volunteer opportunities that directly serve our students, teachers and schools through a series of educational programs and grants including:
- Classroom Grants – An annual program which is available to teachers in Walton County where additional, special project funds are provided through an application process. Special programs focus on important educational initiatives such as STEM, literacy, increasing high school graduation rates, career/technical education, low-performing students and teaching quality.
- Take Stock in Children – A not-for-profit, Florida-based program offering at risk children or children from low-income homes college scholarships, caring, volunteer mentors and an overall hope for a better life
- Kidz Closet – A program which provides assistance for students to obtain proper school clothing through physical and monetary donations.
- School District Special Events- Teacher of the Year, Celebrating & Elevating Teachers, School Year Kick Off Event
Event details and schedule
Apple Classic 5K and 10K
Presented by the Walton Education Foundation
Registration 7:30 a.m. - Hammock Bay Town Center - (cash only)
Packet Pickup no later than 8:30 a.m.
Parking available at Hammock Bay Town Center and surrounding area
Strollers and small children on bicycles welcome! This is a family friendly event!
5K and 10K shotgun start - 9:00 a.m.
NOTE: All times listed are Central
Plan to stick around after the race for lots of fun including games, beer and awards.
Follow the Walton Education Foundation on Facebook for additional updates and information.
RAIN OR SHINE - NO REFUNDS