Our 2nd Annual ABC Fun Run
will take place on:
June 21, 2014
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ON ACTIVE.COM
What: The ABC Into the Summer Fun Run will provide 2K and 5K Run/Walks so that small children, walkers or parents with strollers as well as serious runners can have a series of fun runs! The ABC Into the Summer Fun Run will also include a Community Wellness Fair with a healthy food area, a Kid’s Fun Zone and other community-sponsored events to raise awareness of the importance of health and exercise.
WHEN: SATURDAY, JUNE 21, 2014
WELLNESS FAIR: 7:00-11:00
5K RUN/WALK BEGINS AT 7:45 AM ages 5 - adult
2K RUN/WALK BEGINS AT 9:00 AM ages 5 - adult
NEW THIS YEAR: KIDS RUN ages 5-10
GOLDEN SHOE AWARD TO SCHOOL WITH LARGEST TEAM!
Check out our registration page for detailed awards & age categories.
Why: This fundraising event is coordinated by the ABC Education Foundation, a nonprofit organization whose vision is to ensure that every ABC student and school succeeds by providing funds, resources and expertise to ABC schools. Examples of how past Fun Run monies were allocated:
*Backpacks for low-income students *Holiday support for homeless ABC families
*Grant Awards for ABC teachers, schools, and special programs
Where: The ABC Into the Summer Fun Run and Community Wellness Fair will start at Los Cerritos Center Mall. 239 Los Cerritos Center, Cerritos, CA 90703 The Kids Run, 2K and 5K walk/run will be held within the Los Cerritos property. The start and finish line will be near the food court entrance.
IMPORTANT DEADLINES TO KEEP IN MIND:
SPONSORSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE: MAY 23RD
WELLNESS FAIR SPONSORS: TBD
EARLY BIRD FUN RUN DISCOUNT: February 25th ($15 off)
(see registration page for detailed pricing information)
SIGN UP FOR FUN RUN VIA ACTIVE WEBSITE: JUNE 19 (12MIDNIGHT)
SIGN UP FOR FUN RUN WITH HARDCOPY: JUNE 19 (12NOON DISTRICT OFFICE)
GOLDEN SHOE AWARD:
SIGN UP TO COUNT FOR SCHOOL TEAMS: JUNE 19 MIDNIGHT
TEAM VOLUNTEERS MUST SIGN UP AND BE PRESENT FOR TEAM CREDIT
COMMUNITY AWARD FOR LARGEST TEAM REPRESENTED! SIGN UP BEFORE JUNE 19TH MIDNIGHT TO COUNT TOWARD YOUR COMMUNITY TEAM!
BLACKOUT DATE NO SIGN-UPS ACCEPTED ON JUNE 20TH
EARLY PACKET PICK-UP @ SPORT AUTHORITY: JUNE 20TH
ON SITE REGISTRATION ON JUNE 21 (DOES NOT COUNT TOWARD SCHOOL TEAMS)
Event Coordinators and Organizing Committee: Event Coordinator: Melinda Ortiz, Principal, Nixon Elementary School and Meg Jimenez, Principal, Niemes Elementary School, Committee members include: Ed Foundation Event Chair: Mark Anthony Ruiz, Broker, Century 21 ASTRO; Varick Williams, BDS Small Business Liaison Officer (Long Beach) The Boeing Company; Heather Summers; Senior Vice President, Marketing, LBS Financial Credit Union; Chris Apodaca, Director of Business Development, Broadview Mortgage; Terri Villa-McDowell, ABC Education Foundation Executive Director; Laura Lowe, ABC; and Web Design: Meg Jimenez, Principal Niemes Elementary.
Contact Terri Villa-McDowell, ABC Education Foundation Executive Director
16700 Norwalk Boulevard
Cerritos, CA 90703
562-926-5566, ext. 21150
Please visit us at: www.abcsummerfunrun.com