Denton County MHMR Center’s Fifth Annual Race for Hope

Location:

DFW Metro / Denton, TX

Date/Time:

September 9, 2017 / 7:00 am

Description:

The Denton County MHMR Fifth Annual Race for Hope 5K run/1 mile fun walk event will take place on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 7a-11a in honor of Suicide Prevention Month and will be held at South Lakes Park in Denton. Walk-up registration available the day of the race from 7a-7:30am. There will be vendors on-site with resources and information and a short program will take place from 7:30am-8am. The race and walk will begin promptly at 8 am. An awards ceremony will immediately follow with medals for first, second and third place in the men’s, women’s and children under 18 divisions.

The proceeds of the race will benefit the Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors or LOSS Team. The LOSS Team is made up of trained volunteers that include survivors and mental health professionals who will go to the scene of a suicide with an understanding of local resources available to the newly bereaved family and friends in order to provide an installation of hope.

Contact:

Phyllis Finley
940-565-5295
phyllis@dentonmhmr.org

Online Registration

Organization Website

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