Wake-Up Walk & 5K
When: Saturday, August 26th @ 9:00 AM
Where: Bailey Park, 445 Patterson Avenue, Winston-Salem
Why: Family Services of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County
Who: Runners and Walkers of all Ages
Thanks to around 300 runners, walkers and volunteers, we enjoyed an awesome Saturday morning party in the park. 5K race results are posted. We look forward to sharing how your support will benefit our most vulnerable children and families in Forsyth County.
Rise - and truly shine - when you help
local children, 0-5, succeed.
Join us for a Saturday morning party: A 5K and 1-mile fun run/walk, music, food, awards and raffle. For all ages -- all for a great cause.
Every step we take together has a power to create opportunities that can help the 1/3 of our children under age 5 whose well-being is threatened by the stress and pressures of living in poverty.
Register prior to August 10th before rates increase $5.
The downtown Winston-Salem course is flat and fast for serious and not-so-serious runners.
This event is part of the Piedmont Race Series powered by Finish Line Timing.
Awesome award prizes courtesy of our sponsor DICK'S Sporting Goods for Top 3 Overall Male & Female Winners and Top 3 Male & Female Age Group Winners 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70+. Prizes and recognition for top teams and fundraisers too.
5K Runners/Walkers who register by Aug 10 are guaranteed a race-day t-shirt.
Non-timed participants Grade 8 and
under are $5 with PromoCode: "4KIDS" $5 off all other registrations before August 10.
Fri., Aug 25, 9:30am-3pm at Family Services, 1200 S. Broad
4-8pm at Dick's Sporting Goods, Hanes Mall and Day of Race at Bailey Park.
GO the Extra Mile:
Donate back-to-school early childhood supplies for local Head Start Pre-K programs. View the Wish List.
Wake-Up Walk & 5K is a fundraiser that supports Family Services and helps close the opportunity gap so that children and their families who live in poverty can thrive.