Create 5k Walk/Run Fundraiser
Saturday, July 12, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM (CDT)
San Antonio, TX
Create 5K Walk/Run Event
Is a Fundraiser to Create Opportunities
FOR CHILDREN AROUND THE WORLD.
This event benefits our local community by educating kids through our summer arts program called “Create”. Through Create, students will be fed, cared for by a strong community of teachers, and will be able to show their talents by performing at one of our community events.
The money raised will also provide backpacks and school supplies for children in our community. This event is a yearly event that gives kids a jump start to the new school year.
Through last year's Create 5K, we were able to establish an orphanage in India that houses 14 young boys we provided shelter, food, education and community for these young kids. This year's Create 5K will sustain the orphanage so that the young boys can continue getting these basic needs.
As you can imagine, all of this costs money. Creating opportunities for the less fortunate doesn’t come cheap. That’s why we have decided to create an opportunity for you the participant to meet this need by participating in our Create 5K Walk/Run Fundraiser, which will be held at Woodlawn Park on July 12th from 8am-10am. Our approach is very simple.
If every participant approaches 10 family members/friends/coworkers and asks them to sponsor $25 each, we will have raised $250 per person. As you can see, the money could add up very quickly. We need 80 participants at $250 in order to fully fund the arts camp, the backpack drive and the orphanage.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Where will the event be held?
A: At Woodlawn Park. The address is 1103 Cincinnati, San Antonio, TX 78201
Q: What time does the event start and end?
A: The event is from 8am-10am.
Q: Where will the runners meet?
A: At the stage which will be set up near the pavilion.
Q: After I download the form, what do I do?
A: Ask your family, friends and coworkers to sponsor you at $25 each.
Q: What if someone wants to donate less than $25. Am I allowed to receive the donation?
Q: What if I am not able to get 10 people to sponsor $25 each? Will I still be allowed to run?
A: Of course. However, we do encourage you to try your hardest to raise as much as you can. With your support, we are impacting children locally and globally. Try to think of this as you are gathering sponsorship.
Q: What if people want to give me checks? Do you take checks?
Q: Where do we turn in money?
A: All Money will be turned in on the day of the race while you register. Unless you have people donate by credit card online.
Q: What if I can’t make it to the run for some reason. Should I still collect the money?
A: Yes. Our goal is to meet the needs of the people who we are serving. Every donation helps.
Q: How do I turn in money after the run?
A: You can turn it in at our office (Faith Outreach Center Intl, 3806 Sunshine Ranch Rd, San Antonio, TX 78228) or through our donate button.
Q: What if I have a relative who lives out of town that would like to sponsor me? How would they sponsor me?
A: They will be able to click this Link and fill out the form, then donate.
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