2013 TriCities > AIDS 5K in Johnson City, TN

Formerly known as AIDS Won't Fade 5K.
Race date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2013
About this race
This race distance: 
Competitive run or spirited walk; 5K distance; slight hills; park-like setting.
Race Location: 
TriCities VA 5K Course in Johnson City, Tennessee http://goo.gl/maps/HQFcJ

The proceeds of this race go directly towards benefitting the clients of the HIV Network; a community organization that has been dedicated to improving the quality of life for those who've been affected by HIV/AIDS in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia since 1991. We are a nonprofit benefit corporation that has been granted tax-exempt status under Internal Revenue Code 501(c)(3). Our Federal EIN is 62-1486618.

The purpose of our organization is to respond to the HIV/AIDS epidemic by being the leader in Northeast Tennessee and surrounding areas providing the following: Support for persons who have HIV/AIDS and for those who care for and about them; education and information about HIV/AIDS; information about available resources, including support groups, medical care and government services; networking with other HIV/AIDS support organizations to offer comprehensive and complete services; and a forum for those concerned about HIV/AIDS issues to contact and be involved with others who have similar concerns.

We provide clients with various financial and social support services to assist those affected by HIV/AIDS with out-of-pocket medical expenses, groceries, household supplies and goods, emergency rental assistance, emergency utility assistance and peer psychological support. All persons working for/with the HIV Network and/or TriCities > AIDS 5K are community volunteers that receive absolutely no monetary compensation for their efforts whatsoever. Please feel free to visit our organization's website (www.hivnetinc.org) for a more in-depth evaluation of who we are, what we do and why we do it.

For information, please contact:
Christopher Michael Abraham
Support Services Director, The HIV Network
cmabraham@hivnetinc.org
(423) 302-0722 Office
(423) 741-4784 Mobile

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Race registration
Race entry fee: 
Pre-Registration: $20 for the general public; $15 for seniors, youth, students, track club members; $125 for teams off
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Race management, finish line, or timing by: 

Oscare Wagner's Track & Field Race Timing

Start time: 
8:30 am (Pre-Registration Check-In/Raceday Registratiobn)
9:30 am (Event Orientation)
10:00 am (Competitive 5K Run Begins)
10:05 am (Spirit 5K Walk Begins)
10:45 am (Awards Ceremony)
Difficulty: 
Some small rolling hills
Sponsors: 

Walgreens
HOPE for Tennessee
Appalachian Family Care
Acoustic Coffeehouse
Mind, Body & Spirit Day Spas
Jenny Lea Ac

Proceeds will go to: 

Proceeds will help benefit the HIV Network of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

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