Grace UMC 5K will raise money for mission trip

  • Thursday, November 14, 2013

Star File Photo The annual walk/run put on by Grace United Methodist Church helps to offset expenses for mission trips.

Grace United Methodist Church will be holding its 16th annual Walk/Run at Riverview Park Activities Center on Saturday, Nov. 16. The purpose of the benefit walk/run is to off-set expenses for the June 2014 medical team of 12 missioners traveling to Bolivia. They will administer physical and spiritual aid to the impoverished indigenous people there.

The 5K walk/run is on the flat, easy asphalt course of Riverview Park and on the Greeneway. Start time is 8 a.m. for the 1 mile kid’s fun run, 8:30 a.m. for the run, 8:40 for the ambulatory athletes with special needs and 8:45 for the walk. All ages and abilities are encouraged to participate.

Registration forms are available at the church office or at www.gotgraceumc.org. Fees for the walk/run are $20 on race day. Other events are $15 and the tot trot is $10.

Upcoming Events

The North Augusta Star

© 2016 The North Augusta Star an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.