Join Tempe Community Action Agency (TCAA) and I-HELP on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Kiwanis Park in Tempe for the 3rd Annual 2017 I-HELP 5K Run/Walk to Alleviate Homelessness.
Cost is $30 per person, which includes race bib and t-shirt. All participants will be timed.
Proceeds for this event benefit I-HELP (Interfaith Homeless Emergency Lodging Program) – Tempe’s only homeless shelter program.
The 5K run will start at 7:30 a.m. and the 5K walk will start at 7:45 a.m. on the north soccer fields. The race will take you along the SRP Canal and around the scenic Kiwanis Lake.
Bring family and friends for a morning of music, food, 5K Run awards and fun to follow the race!
All participants will receive a t-shirt (disclaimer: t-shirt sizes are not guaranteed).
Proceeds for this event benefit I-HELP (Interfaith Homeless Emergency Lodging Program) – Tempe’s only homeless shelter program, which operates seven nights a week, 365 days a year. Your participation in the 2017 I-HELP 5K Run/Walk, helps make a difference to the more than 500 homeless men and women who annually seek safety, shelter and support in their journey to regain independence and long-term self-sufficiency. I-HELP empowers men and women to overcome their challenges, both short and long-term, in order to successfully secure employment, safe housing and independence.
Please contact the Community Outreach Coordinator, Lexie Krechel, with any questions.
Event details and schedule
Packet pickup times (either Friday or Saturday):
Friday, March 24: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Where: Tempe Community Action Agency (2146 East Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ 85281)
Saturday, March 25 (race day): starting at 6:00 a.m.
Race/Walk Start Times
5K run: 7:30 a.m.
5K walk: 7:45 a.m.
5K race awards will be given to the following:
- 1st place male and female senior (60+ years old),
- 1st place male and female adult (18-59 years old),
- 1st place male and female youth (12-17 years old)
- Top Fundraising Team (Friends of I-Help)
- Top Fundraising Individual (Friends of I-Help)