AYSers...join in the RUN/WALK for Operation Homefront!
The 5K Run/Walk with proceeds benefitting the families of active duty military and wounded warriors in transition.
The race/walk is on 27 July and will begin at 7:00 AM. On-site registration begins at 6:00 AM.
The cost is only $25. and it's for an excellent cause! Our Warriors! Register today at http://www.raceit.com/search/event.aspx?id=18178
Food is available before and after the event. Participants who pre-register by Friday, July 19th will receive a dry-lock shirt and goodie bag. There is no guarantee that registrants after this date or on-site registrants will receive a T-shirt or goodie bag.
Registeration becomes $35. after 19 July 2013. Bring photo ID for entrance. Parking is outside gate only. It is a short walk to registration/race start line.
Operation Homefront is a private non-profit organization the key services they provide are listed below: (Get involved and bring a friend or two! or three!...etc..) All the services OH provides requires members to prove eligibility.
KEY SERVICES: Operation Homefront provides direct services to alleviate a military family’s or individual’s actual/complete emergency financial burden, as well as counseling and/or recovery support. Emergency financial assistance is in the form of checks paid directly to mortgage lenders, auto mechanics, contractors, hospitals, doctors, dentists and other providers. Other emergency funding assistance, which an applicant receives within 24 to 72 hours, includes the following:
- Financial assistance
- Emergency food
- Emergency home repairs
- Critical baby items: formula, food and diapers
- Home and appliance repair
- Furniture and household items
- Local moving assistance
- Community events
- Wounded Warrior Transitional Family Housing
For more information on Operation Homefront and how to help see: http://www.operationhomefront.net/
Challenge your Friends and Co-workers to Join us! See you there, pass me if you can :)!