Navigation Links
Hope For The Warriors Seeks Nominations for Local Heroes at Inaugural 5K
Date:8/18/2014

Lorton, VA (PRWEB) August 18, 2014

Registration is now open for the Inaugural DMV Run For The Warriors® 5K and 1-Mile Race to be held on Saturday, October 18, 2014. The event will take place at Occoquan Regional Park in Lorton, Virginia, strategically located between Ft. Belvoir and Marine Corps Base Quantico. All proceeds from the race will benefit Hope For The Warriors®, a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families. Register today by visiting http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org/2014DMVR4W.

Seeking Nominations

Hope For The Warriors® will be honoring a local wounded warrior during the opening ceremony of this race. Nominations are needed by October 1, 2014. If you would like to nominate a friend or family member to be honored during the race, please send an email to Heather Busicchia at hbusicchia(at)hopeforthewarriors(dot)org with the subject “DMV Race Wounded Warrior Honoree Nomination.”

General registration is $25 with special pricing for veterans, military families, and students. Gold Star families and wounded service members participate free. Run For The Warriors® is a unique event dedicated to the men and women wounded in the global war on terror and their families. By uniting the entire community, military and civilian alike, this event embraces wounded service members and their families in the shared belief that there is hope beyond recovery.

“We are excited to introduce this race within this strong military community,” said Robin Kelleher, President of Hope For The Warriors®. “This is a wonderful opportunity to embrace and celebrate the road to recovery of our service members and military families.”

Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are available by contacting Busicchia at hbusicchia(at)hopeforthewarriors(dot)org.

The mission of Hope For The Warriors® (http://www.hopeforthewarriors.org) is to enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty. Hope For The Warriors® is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families.

Hope For The Warriors® has earned a Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator (http://www.charitynavigator.org) for three consecutive years. Charity Navigator is an independent organization that evaluates fiscal responsibility and accountability of nonprofits.

Hope For The Warriors® (Federal Tax ID 20-5182295) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity as defined in sections 509(A)(1) and 170(B)(1)(A)(VI) of the Internal Revenue Code. Combined Federal Campaign, CFC #27800.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12099421.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2014 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Medical Breakthrough from Mercy Research & Development Can Protect Wounded Warriors' Sight and Help Everyday Americans
2. Hope For The Warriors Honors Wounded and Families of the Fallen at Run For The Warriors
3. Aquavation Bottles Benefit Hope For The Warriors
4. Food Lion Offers Customers an Opportunity to Support Hope for The Warriors in August
5. Hope For The Warriors and BAADS Host Wounded-Veteran Sailing Clinic
6. Harmon Meadow Run For The Warriors Honors Local Fallen Hero
7. Hope For The Warriors Announces Expansion to Southern California
8. Special Operations Bionic Warriors to Undertake Adventure TEAM Challenge
9. Save the Date: Media Day to Kick Off Celebrity Golf Invitational Benefiting Hope For The Warriors
10. Wounded Heroes, Team Hope For The Warriors, to Run Rock ’n’ Roll Half Marathon
11. Time for a New Cancer Symbol - The Phoenix Heart® for Survivors, Warriors and Conquerors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Lori R. Somekh, founder of the Law Office of ... elder law and special needs planning attorneys. “Membership in ElderCounsel helps our office remain ... to network with elder law attorneys nationwide,” said Somekh. , ElderCounsel ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... , ... Global Healthcare Management’s 4th Annual Kids Fun Run brought out many ... event, sponsored by Global Healthcare Management’s CEO, Jon Letko, is aimed at getting kids ... of all ages; it is a non-competitive, non-timed event, which is all about having ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... “America On The Brink”: the Christian history of the United States and the loss ... author, William Nowers. Captain Nowers and his wife, Millie, have six children, ten ... the Navy. Following his career as a naval aviator and carrier pilot, he ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... IsoComforter, Inc. ( https://isocomforter.com ), ... of an innovative new design of the shoulder pad. The shoulder pad provides ... while controlling your pain while using cold therapy. By utilizing ice and water that ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... HMP , a leader in ... 2017 Folio Magazine Eddie Digital Award for ‘Best B-to-B Healthcare Website.’ Winners were announced ... 2017. , The annual award competition recognizes editorial and design excellence across a range ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. ... day with the investment community and media to further ... call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. Investors, ... webcast of the conference call through a link that ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... Halo Labs announces the European launch of their new ... at MIBio 2017 in Cambridge, U.K on ... in biopharmaceutical samples with unprecedented speed and sensitivity while using far ... Membrane Imaging. ... particle analysis system ...
(Date:9/28/2017)... Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), will host ... webcast on Friday, November 3, 2017, beginning at 7:00 ... approximately 8:30 a.m. (CDT) / 9:30 a.m. (EDT). ... performance and guidance for 2018, Hill-Rom executives will also ... performance, and long-range financial outlook through 2020. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: