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• February 2 • Run For Refugees
Raceday registration starts at 8 a.m.
Join the 7th Annual 5K!
Super Bowl Sunday 2014 – 10 a.m.
New Haven’s Wilbur Cross High School (181 Mitchell Ave.) & East Rock Park
THINK GLOBAL. RUN/WALK LOCAL.
Start your Super Bowl festivities early with a fun-filled event that raises funds and awareness for the hundreds of refugees who start new lives in Connecticut each year. Form a team to raise funds to sponsor refugee runners. The challenging certified course runs through picturesque East Rock Park. Chip timing and T-Shirts to all participants!
Post-Race Party After the race, enjoy a warm, indoor post-race party with fabulous international food, beverages and entertainment.
Fees: Early Bird Special! $26 Adult, $16 Student (18 & Under) until December 31st. $28 Adult, $18 Student (18 & under) from January 1st until February 1st. Fees increase for raceday entries.
Awards Given to first 3 finishers in each age division. 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+ and Wheelchair
Register Early! Technical shirts will be given to the first 400 participants!
Raise money for refugees!
Click the “Fundraise” button to setup your own fundraising page or setup as a team and raise critical support for refugees. Raise more than $100 and your entry fee is waived. Prizes to top three fundraisers! Gift certificates and more! The mission of IRIS - Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services – is to help refugees and other displaced people establish new lives, regain hope, and contribute to the vitality of Connecticut’s communities. Through the generous support of our donors, IRIS meets refugees’ housing, food and other basic needs; provides cultural orientation, education, health & wellness, and immigration legal services; and offers onsite English language training and job preparation and placement. To learn more about IRIS please visit www.irisct.org
IRIS would like to thank our generous Run for Refugees Sponsors:
Yale New Haven Hospital, CWS, CIONFP, Edible Arrangements, Stratton Faxon Law Firm, O,R &L Commercial, Archie Moore’s Restaurant, United Way of Greater New Haven, East Rock Pharmacy, Cirello & Vessicchio, LLC, Eder Bros., Shutesbury Coffee Cake Club, Barrett Outdoor Communications, Blue State Coffee, Beers, Hamerman & Company, P.C., MetroPCS, CBS Outdoor, International Association of New Haven, RR Donnelly, Chabaso Bakery, Fleet Feet, Miya’s Sushi, Starbucks and Soul de Cuba
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES STILL AVAILABLE. Your logo could appear here. For sponsorship inqu
iries please contact Chris George (IRIS) firstname.lastname@example.org / 203-562-2095
Join the fun! VOLUNTEER on the course or at the best post-race party in New Haven. Please contact Laurel McCormack at IRIS, email@example.com 203-562-2095 x206