Due to the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) The Fifth Annual “Run 4 The Cause,” to support Christy’s Cause will now be a virtual race.
Online PR News – 17-March-2020 – Estero, FL – Due to the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) The Fifth Annual “Run 4 The Cause,” to support Christy’s Cause will now be a virtual race. Participants can run the 5k on their own, submit results, and claim prizes. Christy’s Cause is a local non-profit working to eradicate child sex trafficking and exploitation through education, awareness, restoration projects, and justice initiatives.
Through race partner, Victory Sports Management, the organization is able to use technology to stay connected and participants can still support Christy’s Cause.
The $35 registration fee includes a swag bag that includes:
• A custom R4TC t-shirt
• Runner’s bib
• High quality custom participants medal
• Extra goodies
• Important information about Christy’s Cause
Here’s how to participate:
1) Register for the Virtual Race online at christyscause.com/run4thecause. Those who have already registered do not need to reregister. The information has been transferred to the virtual race.
2) Pick up registration packets on Thursday, March 26 (3-7pm) or Friday, March 27 (3-7pm) at Ocean Church 22100 S. Tamiami Trail, Estero, Florida.
3) Run the 5k at your convenience by timing it and sending in a screenshot of your results to email@example.com by Thursday, April 9.
4) Stay tuned for the Virtual Ceremony taking place Friday, April 10 on social media where all of the placement winners will be announced.
The health of participants is of utmost importance, so organizers are ensuring that the environment for packet pick-up will be safe. If participants are unable to physically pick up packets, email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a shipment delivery.
“We want to thank all of our sponsors so much for supporting Christy’s Cause and Run 4 the Cause. The donations made go directly to helping us raise awareness and eradicate child sex trafficking and exploitation,” said Christy Ivie, founder of Christy’s Cause. “Without the help of our sponsors, Run 4 the Cause would not be possible.”
Sponsors include Ocean Church, Alico Inc., Coconut Point Ford, Wealth Management, Callahan Brothers, Dominion Contracting, The Higdon Group, Lighthouse Electric, Ocean Academy, The Wayne Smith Family Foundation, Coastland Automotive, Corey B. Small State Farm, and Batey Westerlund Team Premier Sotheby's International Realty.
More than $85,000 was raised by more than 400 participants in 2019. The 2020 goal is $100,000 and 500 participants.
For more information or to register visit www.christyscause.com
About Christy’s Cause
Christy’s Cause, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization launched in Estero, Florida in 2015 that is working to eradicate child sex trafficking and exploitation through education, public awareness, restoration projects, and justice initiatives. Christy’s Cause collaborates with existing organizations who are providing services to victimized minors locally, nationally, and globally. Christy’s Cause works to create awareness through speaking engagements, public service announcements, social media initiatives and community events. To effectively understand issues concerning the commercial sexual exploitation of children, Christy’s Cause stays informed and educated by networking with law enforcement, state agencies, educators, health professionals, and service providers. Christy’s Cause believes that as our community becomes more knowledgeable on the issues of sex trafficking we become more powerful in fighting against this epidemic.
For more information about Christy’s Cause visit www.ChristysCause.com, email email@example.com or follow Christy’s Cause on Facebook and Instagram.