Annual ABC Fun Run
will take place on:
May 5, 2018
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ON RACEWIRE- (once race goes live)
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, May 5, 2018
DAY OF REGISTRATION: 6:00-9:00 AM
WELLNESS FAIR: 7:00-10:00
5K RUN/WALK BEGINS AT 7:30 AM ages 5+ (competitive)
2K RUN/WALK BEGINS AT 8:15 AM ages 5+
KIDS RUN BEGINS AT 9:00 ages 3-10
GOLDEN SHOE AWARD TO SCHOOL WITH LARGEST TEAM!
COMMUNITY GOLDEN SHOE AWARD WITH LARGEST TEAM!
AWARDS at 9:15AM
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: March 31st
WELLNESS FAIR SPONSORS: Contact us ASAP
SIGN UP FOR FUN RUN VIA ACTIVE WEBSITE: May 3 (12MIDNIGHT)
SIGN UP FOR FUN RUN WITH HARDCOPY: May 3
GOLDEN SHOE AWARD:
SIGN UP TO COUNT FOR SCHOOL TEAMS: May 3 MIDNIGHT
TEAM VOLUNTEERS MUST SIGN UP AND BE PRESENT FOR TEAM CREDIT
COMMUNITY AWARD FOR LARGEST TEAM REPRESENTED! SIGN UP BEFORE May 3rd MIDNIGHT TO COUNT TOWARD YOUR COMMUNITY TEAM!
BLACKOUT DATE: NO SIGN-UPS ACCEPTED ON May 4th
EARLY PACKET PICK-UP on May 4th at Los Cerritos Center 4-8PM
ON SITE REGISTRATION ON May 5th 6AM (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: Varick Williams, BDS Small Business Liaison Officer (Long Beach) The Boeing Company; Heather Summers; Senior Vice President, Marketing, LBS Financial Credit Union; Laura Lowe, ABC; and Web Design: Meg Jimenez, Principal Niemes Elementary.
Contact Ann Griffo, ABC Education Foundation
16700 Norwalk Boulevard
Cerritos, CA 90703
562-926-5566, ext. 21150
Please visit us at: www.abcsummerfunrun.com