HGI Speak Up 5k
Hope Grafted In’s annual race event. Race features scenic country 5K course, prizes for top finishers, finish line indoor expo to find out more about what you can do to SPEAK UP for others around the world. Join us in raising awareness and funds for the orphan care movement and bring hope to orphans, vulnerable people, and families.
Choose between 3 registration options!
1) FUNDRAISE for the 5K and your registration is FREE.
-Register as a FUNDRAISER (at no cost)
-Ask friends and family to help support your race.
-When you raise $100 or more, your registration is free and you help speak up for others.
2) Submit a GENERAL REGISTRATION. Fill out the online form, choose your t-shirt size, and pay the $35 registration fee.
3) Register as a VIRTUAL RUNNER. Maybe you can’t make it to Northeast Indiana on race day, but you still want to participate. Simple! Register online, and you get the same shirt mailed to you and you support the same purpose, but you get to run where you live anytime on or around April 22.
Features: Race Shirt, Music, Event Timed, Awards, Food & Drinks, African Market, Door Prizes, Indoor Events for family not running during race
Online Registration: Online registration will close at noon on April 21, 2017. In order to guarantee a race shirt your registration must be placed prior to March 22, 2017. Not running, but want a race shirt? Purchase one in our online store!
Parking: Parking is available at Grabill Missionary Church on a first come, first served basis.
Awards: Awards ceremony will follow 5K event and unique HGI awards presented to: Highest Fundraiser, Overall top Female, Overall top Male, Youngest Runner, Oldest Runner Award, and the Top 3 Females and Males in each of these age categories:12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over.
Packet Pick-Up: Packet pick up and race registration will be available on Friday, April 21st from 7:00-8:00 pm at the church or beginning at 7:45 on race day.
Grand Marshal: We are excited to have the Wall family, with their adopted son from Uganda, as the grand marshals of our race this year!
Volunteer: We are looking for volunteers to help on race day during the race. We also have opportunities to help before and after race if wanting to participate in 5K. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to participate.