Got legs and the heart of a community champion? Have we got news for you…
We are proud to announce that we have joined the 2017 Louisiana Marathon as a Charity Partner! This is our first year with the marathon, and we couldn’t be more excited to lace up our shoes for a good cause!
We’re looking for a few more runners to join our team and take on the challenge of raising $1,000 for Emerge! In addition to running, there are other ways to support Team Emerge for the marathon. Read on!
What: 2017 Louisiana Marathon
Where: Louisiana State Museum, 660 North 4th Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Who To Contact: Lluvia Peveto, firstname.lastname@example.org; (225) 343-4232 ext. 1900
- Marathon (26.2 miles) – Jan. 15th, 7 a.m.
- Half Marathon (13.1 miles) – Jan. 15th, 7 a.m.
- Quarter Marathon (6.5 miles) – Jan. 14th, 8 a.m.
- 5k (3.1 miles): Jan. 14th, 8 a.m.
- Kids Marathon: Jan 14th, 10:15 a.m.
FOUR WAYS to participate with Team Emerge
1. Be a $1k Level Emerge Runner: Raise $1,000 for Emerge – all entry fees covered! We are still looking for…
- Two Marathon runners
- Two Half-Marathon runners
- Seven 5k runners
As a $1k level runner, you will have your own fundraising page that you can share with you network and stay updated about donations people make in your name/for Emerge. Here’s how to register!
- Contact Lluvia (info above) to get your code to sign up
- Go to THIS link.
- Hover over “Register,” select your race of choice, and complete the page and click “get me registered.”
- You’ll then be asked if you’re running for a charity.
- Select The Emerge Center in the drop-down option for the Charity Partner Program.
- Put in the code provided to you by Lluvia. Your total will then show as “free!”
- To promote and manage your own fundraising page: Please go to the link below and click the big FUNDRAISE FOR THIS CAMPAIGN button and you’ll instantly have your own fundraising site as a part of our Team: http://www.crowdrise.com/emerge-center-inc1
2. Be a general Emerge Team Runner
- You can sign up to run under Emerge for any race without the $1,000 goal. (Complete steps 2-5)
3. Donate to Team Emerge
- Donate to a particular team member or to the general Emerge cause by clicking HERE
4. Volunteer at the event
- Volunteer at our booth at the finish line! Contact email@example.com for more details.