WHO: Runners and walkers of all ages. Gather your family, friends and co-workers and join us for a meaningful fundraising event. (Stroller and wheelchair accessible.)
WHAT: HOMELAND HOSPICE 5K RUN and MEMORY WALK is an annual event benefiting Homeland’s benevolent care programs for residents, clients, patients and families.
WHERE: The start and finish are at Rossmoyne Business Center, 5000 Ritter Road, Mechanicsburg. Plenty of free parking.
WHEN: Saturday, September 30, 2023
7:15 to 8:15 AM – Registration
8:30 AM – 5K / Memory Walk begins
9:30 AM – Awards presentation
HOW: All participants must register. The fee is $25 for anyone 13 and older. Children 12 and under are free. To be guaranteed an event t-shirt, registration must be received by Thursday, August 31. If registering after August 31, t-shirts will be available while they last.
HONOR the memory of a loved one. Not only can you (and your team) walk or run in their memory, but you can also add your loved one’s name to the front of this year’s t-shirt with a donation of $25. Names must be received by Thursday, August 31.
RESULTS: Professional timing will be provided. Race results will be posted on this site once available.
AWARDS: Top three 5K male and female champions will receive cash prizes – $350 for 1st place, $150 for 2nd place, and $100 for 3rd place. Ribbons will also be presented to the top three male and top three female finishers in EIGHT different age brackets. Additional prizes include largest team, oldest and youngest participants, and treats for all the adorable dogs.
After the 5K and Memory Walk, we will honor loved ones, provide light refreshments, and award event prizes.