Second annual ALS 5K Run/Walk Saturday, August 17
August 15, 2013, The public is reminded that Emden is the place to be in Logan County on Saturday, August 17, 2013. Runners/walkers for the 2nd annual ALS Awareness and Research 5K will receive a free t-shirt, a drink ticket, and a small meal. But there is more to the day than just that.
Hosted at the Stag-R-In, the walk will begin at 9:00 a.m with prizes awarded to the top 3 male and female runners.
Special raffle and auction prizes include 2 Nascar all weekend tickets, 4 Bears/Cowboys tickets, 4 Cardinal Tickets, 4 Illini Football tickets and an Authentic Bears jersey. There are also 30 bucket ticket items as well. A bags tournament will begin at 2 pm with DJ music.
Organizers would like to include anyone who has a loved one with ALS to be honored. There will be a picture board.
For complete deatils go to www.alsawareness5k.com.
This walk is being done in honor of Alan Lessen, Donna Naffziger, and Michelle Conrady-Brown.