Runners and walkers of all ages will be gathering at the starting line on
to help raise awareness and funds for seniors in need at Warm Hearth Village. The 5K begins at and will take runners through the beautiful wooded campus at Warm Hearth. The 1 Mile run/walk will follow at with both finishing at the Village Center where refreshments, massages, yoga, acupuncture demonstrations and awards will be available.
Last year, more than 80 runners signed up and raised almost $3,000 for the Warm Hearth Foundation to support seniors in need of housing, health care and basic necessities. The event is organized by Fitness Director, Jocy Graham with the help of Run About Sports and resident and community volunteers.
LewisGale Hospital Montgomery partners with Warm Hearth Foundation to present the event and Union and New River Valley Association of Realtors have signed on as sponsors this year. “We are so fortunate to have loyal business partners who help us help seniors,” says Shannon Hammons, Associate Director of Development for the Warm Hearth Foundation.
Those interested should register online at www.retire.org by following the Parrot Strut link. The event will go on rain or shine.
Warm Hearth Village is a nonprofit retirement community offering a full continuum of living options on our campus and in the home.