5K WALK AND RUN
Sunday April 6, 2014, Start: 2:00PM
Race begins and ends at Centennial Mall at the University of Toledo
Walk for Water is a fundraising 5K Walk and Run to increase Toledo’s awareness of the worldwide lack of access to clean water and to raise funds to help Clean Water for the World in their efforts to provide water purifications units at no cost to local communities in developing countries.
Walkers are encouraged to carry jugs filled with water during the 5K. This is to simulate the work women and children in developing countries do every day to obtain water. Water jugs will be provided.
A water carrying competition will take place during the walk. Participants can carry as much water as possible using whichever methods the choose. NO BACKPACKS AND NO WHEELS.
Registration and Fees
All participants receive a Walk for Water button and will enjoy entertainment at the walk. Click 'REGISTER' above to register online. Race day registration begins at 1:15PM. All participants must complete and bring to the event this Liability Waiver.
Walkers and runners can raise money through their own fundraising web page on FirstGiving. Ask neighbors, co-workers, family and friends to make it a group effort! The event fundraising goal is $7,500 to be used to install units in Haiti, Guatemala, and El Salvador.