BENEFITING: TEAM RED WHITE & BLUE
ORGANIZER: PA - Coraopolis
EVENT: 2016 Run as One
EVENT DATE: Apr 16, 2016
PA - Coraopolis - wrote -
Run As One
16 APRIL 2016
AT HOME STORE, 2000 CASTEEL DRIVE, CORAOPOLIS PA 15108
(NEXT TO THE MONTOUR TRAIL)
Join us as we "Run as One" to raise awareness of PTSD and veteran suicide rates - a staggering 22 per day. We will be coming together for a non-timed family freindly 5k run/walk/ruck on the Montour Trail to show soliderity and support for those veterans who live with depression and PTSD.
Resitration for this event is FREE! Tshirts are optional ($20). Donations are gladly accepted and the proceeds will be split evenly between three amazing non-profit organizations; Team RWB, Team Rubicon and The MIssion Continues to fund veteran programs.
0945 Meet and greet, National Anthem, 22 Pushup salute, route briefing.
10AM walk/run/ruck start
Light refreshments to follow 5K
for more information or directions please contact Jeremiah Fountain @ jeremiah.fountain@teamRWB.org
RUN AS ONE 2016
In honor of Marine veteran Clay Hunt, an original member of Team Rubicon who took his own life after battling PTS and depression, Team Rubicon, Team Red White and Blue, and The Mission Continues will partner to participate in the 5th annual Run as One on April 16th. The event will as serve a celebration of a networks required to empower, unite and enrich the lives of Veterans. It will also be a symbol of leadership, action, and collaboration across the veterans support landscape within our local communities.
Our Goals: United with a Common Purpose
1. Build strong, united communities around America’s veterans.
2. Demonstrate leadership by driving collaboration and a proactive approach to veterans’ service.
3. Raise awareness of the challenges and positive solutions facing our nation’s veterans
About the Event Hosts:
Team Rubicon unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams. For more information visit TeamRubiconUSA.org
Team Red, White and Blue's mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. For more information visit TeamRWB.org
The Mission Continues empowers veterans who are adjusting to life after the military to find purpose through civic action. We deploy veterans on new missions in their communities, so that their legacy will be one of leadership and service. The Mission Continues has helped thousands of post-9/11 veterans reintegrate successfully by focusing their talents and energy on tackling challenges in their communities. For more information visit MissionContinues.org