Annual Believe in Hope 5K Run/Walk in Memory of Carissa Barrett

The 8th Annual Believe in Hope 5K Run/Walk in memory of Carissa Barrett will be held on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Bloomsburg Town Park.  Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. and the race will start at 10:00 a.m. The run/walk will start at the large parking along Ft. McClure Blvd. at Town Park and will proceed on Ft. McClure Blvd. to the Rupert covered bridge, turn around and end back at the Town Park. Proceeds go to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Carissa was a 17 year old from Bloomsburg who battled adrenal cancer carcinoma at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Sadly in 2011, Carissa lost her 2 ½ year battle but we continue to take steps of hope.

Registration: 8:00 am – 9:45 am, Race Starts: 10:00 am
Awards: top 3 male & female finishers in each age group & overall top 3 finishers
Age Groups: 12 and under, 13-20, 21-40, 41 and over


Entry Fee: Pre-Registration: $18.00 with t-shirt $5.00 without t-shirt
Late & Day of Race Registration: $22.00 w/t-shirt $10.00 without t-shirt
** Shirt size guaranteed with pre-registration only (Postmarked March 25th)
Make checks payable to Carissas Believe in Hope
Mail to: 416 Surrey Lane, Bloomsburg PA 17815

For more information, contact Marisa Conrad at 570-764-5778 or Katrina Conrad at 570-951-6357 or email: [email protected]

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