Follow Your Heart 5K

Follow Your Heart 5K

More About Follow Your Heart 5K

The 6th Annual Heart for Monroe – Follow Your Heart 5k takes place on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 8:00am in Downtown Monroe! The event brings the community together to address hunger, homelessness, education, and relationships in our area. As part of our 5 year celebration, we want to invite our entire community to join us by running, walking, or just cheering for our runners, students, and running buddies. This Follow Your Heart 5k will be an event to remember in downtown Monroe.

All registration fees go to providing Title 1 schools in Union County with mentoring programs, school supplies, and other essential items they may not be able to afford otherwise. You will be supporting the students and teachers of Benton Heights Elementary, East Elementary, Walter Bickett Elementary, Marshville Elementary, Rock Rest Elementary, Wingate Elementary, Monroe Middle, and Monroe High.

By running or walking, you will also support families and individuals from the Union County Community Shelter, Turning Point, as well as UCPS students that are in need of beds, bedding, new pillows and more. Show your Heart for Monroe by registering for the Follow Your Heart 5k or sponsor a student to run! Hope to see you on the race course April 4th!

WHEN: Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 8:00am (Downtown Monroe at the Union County Courthouse between Jefferson St & Main St)

WHO: Race is open to all ages including runners and walkers.

RACE PACKAGES:

$25 for students and teachers
$30 standard registration with a cotton t-shirt
$35 upgrade registration with a performance tee
$25 donate a race package for a student
SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY: Sponsor a child/student from a Title 1 school in Union County. Each student that participates in the race will receive a t-shirt and finisher’s medal.

ALL PARTICIPANTS RECEIVE: A string bag, race t-shirt, and finisher’s medal.

The race will be officially timed and the course will be USATF certified.

Tags: charity, fundraiser, heart for monroe, 5k



Event Details

Date: April 4, 2020
Time: 8:00am

Location:
Union County Courthouse
400 N Main St.
Monroe NC 28112

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