9TH Annual Turkey Trot 5K & Family Fun 1 Mile Walk on Wrightsville Beach Loop

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Date(s) - 11/28/2013
12:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Wrightsville Beach Park

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9TH Annual Turkey Trot 5K & Family Fun 1 Mile Walk

Building Futures.
One Home at a Time.
Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity is a Christian housing ministry assisting families in the Cape Fear Region towards the purchase of a Habitat home. How do we do that? By building quality homes that we sell at no profit to families in need. As a private, non-profit organization, our interest-free mortgages allow a wider range of lower income families to qualify for homeownership. We work closely with volunteers, sponsors and families in the Habitat for Humanity program to not only construct homes, but to build better lives. Every donation makes a difference in the lives of a Habitat family. Become a volunteer by offering your time, or a sponsor by donating funds or materials.

 

Where : Wrightsville Beach, NC
Contact : www.capefearhabitat.org
Date : Thursday, November 28, 2013, 08:30am – 05:00pm
Description:9TH ANNUAL TURKEY TROT 5K RACE AND FAMILY FUN 1 MILE WALK

BENEFIT for CAPE FEAR HABIAT FOR HUMANITY

Register at www.capefearhabitat.org

 

Thanksgiving Morning, Thursday, November 28, 2013, Wrightsville Beach Park at “The Loop”

7:30 AM Registration, 8:30 AM 5KMile Run/1 Mile Walk

 

First 300 registrants receive a free T-shirt! Still time—register TODAY!

 

$25 Runner Preregistration

September 1 – October 31, 2013

 

$30 Runner Preregistration

November 1 – November 25, 2013 12:00 Noon

On-line registration closes at 12:00 Noon, November 25, 2013

 

$35 Runners

November 25 – November 28 Race Day

 

1 Mile Walkers – Always $15

Children 10 and under free

In order to be timed, children must be registered and pay as an adult

 

This is the most popular race in our area. Open to all levels—from the fastestdisciplined runner to those who want to run their first 5K, including the couch to 5K folksand families running together with their children or walking the track with strollers and the family dog.

 

Early packet pick up Nov. 26 at Try Sports, Mayfaire, 925 Town Center Drive, Wilmington, 28405, 4-7 PM

Early packet pick up Nov. 27 at Cape Fear Habitat, downtown Wilmington, 20 N 4th St, Suite 200, 28401, 9 AM – 12 Noon

 

We expect hundreds to gather, some in turkey and pilgrim costumes, at the Wrightsville Beach Loop for a wonderful morning to benefit Cape Fear Habitat. Join the race/walk event get outdoors in the beautiful Wrightsville Beach park, burn some calories and get a fitness booster before sitting down to your Thanksgiving feast with family and friends. You’ll be glad you did. All proceeds will help build a Habitat home in our community.

 

Habitat for Humanity has a tried and tested partnership approach that makes families in need of shelter a key part of their own housing solution. Habitat works hard with volunteers and donors who invest time and money into the partnership—so that families in need of housing can help build, then buy, their own home on terms they can afford.

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