Taking Strides to End Abuse on April 25
Apr 13, 2015 02:00AM
Packet pick up will take place on Friday, April 24 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the 1st Place Sports Baymeadows Store, and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Current Running in Fernandina Beach. Packets will then be taken to the race site for race day pickup beginning at 3 p.m.
Awards will be presented to the top three men and women overall and the top three in each of the following male and female age groups. Stay after the race for the post race celebration. Last but not least, the day’s music will be generously provided by local musicians, including Dan Voll, Julia Savage, and more. All proceeds for this great event will go to Micah’s Place to assist victims of domestic violence in Nassau County.
Micah's Place nonprofit is the only Certified Domestic Violence Center serving Nassau County, Florida. Its mission is to provide prevention and intervention services to victims of domestic violence and to provide education and awareness within the community to affect change in behavior and attitudes relating to domestic violence.
Micah’s Place offers safe, confidential shelter, advocacy, a 24-hour toll-free hotline, counseling, legal advocacy, and support groups to victims of domestic violence. All services are free and confidential. For more information, please visit www.micahsplace.org or call their administration office at (904) 491-6364 or their hotline at (800) 500-1119.