2017 Race For The Stars
A 5K race run by women to benefit women!
Saturday, April 15, 2017
Join us on Saturday, April 15, 2017, for the 6th annual P.E.O. "Race For The Stars" 5k run. This event is open to all women - whether you choose to run or walk.
The 3.1 mile course will begin and end at Brown's Park in Abilene, KS. Registration is from 7 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., with the race starting at 9 a.m. The awards ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. Awards will be given to the top overall female and top three in each age group. (12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+) A "Race For The Stars" t-shirt will be provided to each recipient who registers before April 1. Racers registering after April 1 are not guaranteed a t-shirt.
The race will take place regardless of weather, unless there is lightning. No refunds will be given.
P.E.O. is a philanthropic education organization where women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women throgh grants, scholarships, awards, loans, and the stewardship of Cottey College, and motivate women to achievev their highest aspirations.
In addition to supporting the national and international P.E.O. projects, P.E.O. Chapter GY, Abilene, KS, awards two local scholarships - one to an Abilene High School graduate, and one to a Chapman High School graduate. It is the mission of Chapter GY to continue this tradition of giving through the proceeds of "Race For The Stars."
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