For Immediate Release
Reno, Nevada. Mar. 1, 2013. The Washoe County
The Washoe County Domestic Violence Task Force promotes the event as one of its annual fundraisers to support community resources that are dedicated to preventing family violence and raising awareness. The 2013 event will benefit Safe Embrace, whose mission is recognizing the profound social and individual problems caused by family violence. They are dedicated to stopping the cycle of violence in families and provide intervention and prevention services to facilitate the opportunity for all people to live free from abuse.
The entry fee is $30 and a portion of the proceeds will go to Safe Embrace. Past participants and members of the Silver State Striders receive a $2 discount. There will be free food and entertainment from 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m. This year includes a children’s fun run. Chip timing for the 5K race is provided by OrangeSKY Events and the fun run is not timed.
Register online at http://onestoprace.com and search Safe & Healthy Homes 5K.
For more information, contact the Washoe County
The mission of the Washoe County Domestic Violence Task Force is to work toward ending domestic violence in the Truckee Meadows by enhancing the response of primary service providers and by addressing the root causes of domestic abuse.