Go the distance, make a difference! The Phoenix Children’s Hospital 5K is a family-friendly 3.1 mile run/walk for devoted runners, weekend joggers, families looking to do something fun, or simply those who want to make a difference. The 3rd Annual 5K Race for Phoenix Children’s will take place on Saturday, Oct. 6 in Downtown Phoenix. Walk, run and fundraise to the finish line! Recruit family members and colleagues to raise funds and awareness for Phoenix Children’s Hospital. Start a team, create a fundraising page and provide hope, healing and ensure the best healthcare possible is available for all patients and their families.
WHO: Phoenix Children’s Hospital
WHAT: A family-friendly 5K race and 100 yard kids dash for runners, joggers and walkers. Be a hero for patients at Phoenix Children’s Hospital by fundraising to benefit health and healing at the Hospital. All proceeds from the event support more than 60 of the Hospital’s programs and services funded solely or significantly through philanthropy.
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 6
Pre-race activities start at 6:30 a.m.
5K race at 7:30 a.m.
Kids dash at 8:30 a.m. (Kids 12 and younger)
WHERE: CityScape in Downtown Phoenix, 1 E. Washington St. Phoenix, AZ 85004
COST: $40 5K registration for adults, $20 for kids; $15 registration for kids dash; $100 fundraising goal suggested
About Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Phoenix Children’s Hospital is Arizona’s only children’s hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals with rankings in all ten specialties. Phoenix Children’s provides world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families in Arizona and throughout the Southwest. As one of the largest children’s hospitals in the country, Phoenix Children’s provides care across more than 75 pediatric specialties. The Hospital is poised for continued growth in quality patient care, research and medical education. For more information about the hospital, visit phoenixchildrens.org.