The 7th annual Sozo Children Run for a Reason is planned for Saturday, April 7th 2018. The theme of this event is “Run for a Reason.” 100% of the proceeds raised will be used to support the mission of Sozo Children in Uganda, East Africa.
This race will be a 5K through the heart of Avondale.
It will incorporate thriving 41st street, Avondale Park, food trucks & vendors.
APRIL 7, 2018
8:00 am - Runner Packet Pickup
9:00 am - 5K Begins
10:00 am - Awards
10:30 am - Join us for a special performance by the Sozo Children's Choir and enjoy local food trucks.
OUT OF TOWN?
For those who are out-of-town and can't make the event, you can register as an "out-of-towner", map and run your own 5K in your own city on race day. We send you a t-shirt and you post a picture of you running with #myreason to show your reason and support of Sozo Children's work around the globe.
Event details and schedule
Look out for emails to include instructions on arrival info, course info, and a complete schedule!
Awards featuring Ugandan and local prizes will include 1st, 2nd, and 3rd overall runner, AND the first place runner in each male and female age category.
**A shoe collection will also take place before and after the Run. The shoes will be used to give relief to the victims of abject suffering and to support micro-business efforts to eradicate poverty in the villages near Sozo Children.
-) 2018 race registration is open • Registration Information
Central NYC Stadium