Looking for a meaningful way to spend a Saturday morning? Mark your calendar for July 20, lace up your running shoes, and join us at Ele's Race 2024. This annual 5K Run/Walk directly benefits Ele's Place - Capital Region. This isn't just any 5K--it's a fun-filled family event that raises crucial funds and awareness for Ele's Place, a vital healing center for grieving children and teens in Michigan. And the best part? Thanks to generous participants like you, Ele's Place's bereavement support services are provided at no cost to families!

Ele's Race 2024 Event Details

How to Dedicate a Memory Heart at Capital Regiion's Ele's Race 2024

One of the unique features of Ele's Race is the opportunity to dedicate a Memory Heart to honor someone who has passed away. For just $20, you can decorate a Memory Heart when you register for the 5K Run/Walk or purchase it online through the store link on Ele's Place website (click here). Memory Hearts will be available at Packet Pick-Up, and while they can be mailed, please note that only the heart will be sent, not the stake.\

About Michigan's Capital Region Ele's Place

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Founded in 1991 in Lansing, Michigan, Ele's Place is dedicated to supporting grieving children, teens, and young adults. Their services include clinical consultation, resources, and referrals via phone and email, virtual peer-to-peer support groups for kids 3 to 18 and young adults 18 to 26, and online resources through their website and social media channels.

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Ele's Place also partners with schools to provide grief resources to students, ensuring that support is accessible when and where it's needed most.

Why Participate in Ele's Race 2024?

By participating in Ele's Race, you're not just running or walking; you're making a real difference in the lives of grieving families in Mid-Michigan. Every step you take helps Ele's Place continue to offer its essential services at no cost to families. Plus, it's a fantastic way to get outside, stay active, and enjoy a community event that brings people together for a great cause.

How to Get Involved in the Capital Region Ele's Race on July 20, 2024

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Canva / ElesRace5k.com
  • Register for the Race: Visit ElesRace5K.com to sign up for the 5K Run/Walk, Kids 1 Mile, or Kids Dash
  • Purchase a Memory Heart: Honor a lost loved one by dedicating a Memory Heart when you register or through the store link on Ele's Place website (click here)
  • Spread the Word: Share the event with your friends, family, and co-workers. The more, the merrier

Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to support Ele's Place and the important work they do for grieving families in our community. Mark your calendar for July 20, 2024, and be a part of Ele's Race 2024! I'll see you there.

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