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Give Kids The World Gingerbread Run 5K

Saturday, November 3, 2012
Registration: 6:30 - 7:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremony: 7:30 a.m.
Race Start: 8 a.m.

Join us for this fun-filled 5k run/walk that winds through the whimsical pathways of Give Kids The World Village!

Here's your chance to experience Central Florida's only nonprofit "storybook" resort that has brought happiness and hope to more than 110,000 families from around the world. Jog past the World's Largest Candy Land game at Matthew's Boundless Playground, wave hello to our special families and boogie down with some of the Village's most lovable mascots. It's fun for all ages! Everyone is invited to take part in this unique fundraiser that helps provide weeklong dream vacations for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families.

The Gingerbread Run is limited to 1,500 participants, so grab your friends and family to register and begin fundraising today!

Entry fees include:

  • Unisex t-shirt
  • Certificate of completion
  • Goody bag
  • On-course and post-race refreshments

Prizes awarded to:

  • Top individual fundraiser (Pair of round trip SouthWest airline tickets)
  • Top team fundraisers (Top 3 Teams get thier own tent and goodies in Top Team Row)
  • First, second and third place male runners
  • First, second and third place female runners
  • First, second and third place junior runners

To learn more, visit

We look forward to seeing you at the Give Kids The World 5k Gingerbread Run!

Your participation will help make a difference in the life a child.

Individuals and Teams are encouraged to participate in the Gingerbread Run. There is a $25 fee for each participant. Registration for Junior participants ages 3-12 is $10 each with paid adult.

All participants will receive an event T-shirt.

The registration area is located at Give Kids The World Village outside of the administration building adjacent to the Gingerbread House.

To register, go here:

Sign up early, the cost goes up as the event nears.

Once you have registered, you are ready to begin to raise money to sponsor your Run efforts. We encourage all runners and walkers to raise at least $100 in honor of their participation in the Gingerbread Run.

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  • Melissa L.

    Nancy your doing a 5k run?? good for you

    October 30, 2012

  • Melinda

    Hello everyone! I am looking forward to being a part of this much needed cause to help all that we can and to show by example that the love in our heart is worth more then all the gold in the world :) You all gave a wonderful day!

    October 28, 2012

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