A Safe Place for Change

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 1, 2014

CONTACT:
Amanda Weiss-McComas                                                               
Executive Director                                                               
304.529.2382
McComas@branchesdvs.org                                                                          
         
Branches Domestic Violence Shelter 5K

Branches Domestic Violence Shelter will be holding a 5K run/walk on Saturday, October 4, 2014. This event will raise money to further help domestic violence victims in our area with emergency shelter, legal assistance, individual & group counseling, case management and so much more.

The race will start and finish near to the lake at Barboursville Park, in Barboursville, WV. Registration starts at 8 a.m. and the race will begin at 9 a.m., rain or shine.  The tax-deductible registration fee is $20 on the day of the event, with a special group rate of $15 per person that day for groups of 5 or more. 
This event is designed for the whole family to enjoy!  Studio 8 Yoga Studio will be on hand to help everyone get stretched out before the race.  Awards will be given out in eight age groups and a stroller division along with best overall male and female.  Door prizes will be given out and food and drinks will be available after the race.  

The Branches 5k race sponsors include gold sponsors:  Braskem and United Bank, silver sponsors: Duncan Box, NECCO, Special Metals, Cabell Co. Prosecuting Attorney Sean "Corky" Hammers Victim Advisory Board, Mike Woelfel for Senate and bronze level sponsors: Studio 8 Yoga Studio & True Blue Salon.

To register for the 5k or for more information, log on to www.TriStateRacer.com call 304-529-2382.  To find out more information about Branches Domestic Violence Shelter and ways you can help please visit www.Branchesdvs.org

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IF YOU NEED IMMEDIATE HELP, PLEASE CALL OUR HOTLINE AT 304-529-2383. A STAFF MEMBER WILL ANSWER YOUR CALL AT ANY TIME. Branches Domestic Violence Shelter - A Safe Place for Change