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The 5th Annual End Homelessness Now 5k/10k presented by Christ Church Cranbrook will be held on Sunday, August 5, 2018 starting and finishing at St. David’s Episcopal Church in Southfield, MI. All community members are welcome and encouraged to participate; run, walk, volunteer or just spectate.
 
NEW THIS YEAR:
Activities for the whole family to enjoy! Race your friends in the 66 foot long obstacle course or in the bungee run! Your kids will have a blast jumping in the bounce castle, getting their face painted, and having a custom balloon animal made. All access passes to the fun zone activities can be purchased for a suggested donation of $5 per person.
 
 
Location:
St. David's Episcopal Church
16200 12 Mile Rd
Southfield, MI 48076

Parking will NOT be available at St. David's. Please park at:
16500 W. 12 Mile
Southfield, MI 48076
(on the corner of 12 mile and Pierce) 

For more information, please contact the SOS Development Team at 248-809-3773 or events@oaklandshelter.org

The morning will kick off with a 1 mile fun run/walk and a Celebration Ceremony will be held after the race. Complimentary massages, family-friendly activities, and a post race pancake breakfast ($3/person at the door for pancakes, sausage and juice) will be available after the race as well!
 


                                                                                                  Registration Fees

                    1 Mile                                                  5K Run/Walk                                                     10K Run
Feb 1 - August
4 (ends at 6pm) $15                    Feb 1 - May 31 $20                                         Feb 1 - May 31 $25
              Day of
 $20                                           June 1 - June 30  $25                                        June 1 - June 30  $30
                                                                 July 1 - August 4 (ends at 6pm) $30             July 1 - August
4 (ends at 6pm) $35
                                                                                    Day of  $35                                                           Day of $40



Event Schedule
7:00 a.m. - 8 a.m. Registration 
8:00 a.m. 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Start
8:30 a.m. 10k Run Start & Pancake breakfast opens!
8:30 a.m. 5k/10k Run/Walk Start
10:00 a.m. Celebration Ceremony



Awards
* Overall M/F winners of the 5k & 10k
* Overall M/F Masters of the 5k & 10k
* Top 2 M/F in each age group 
* Largest team registered (must all be registered online by Aug. 4)
* Team that raises the most money (as of Aug 4)
* Individual that raises the most money (as of Aug 4)

Volunteer Opportunities
Sign up to volunteer here: 
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d48a8ab2fa2fd0-endhomelessness


Newton Timing will be timing the event. 

For each $10 Meijer, Wal-Mart, Target or gas station gift card you bring on August 6th, you'll be entered to win an awesome raffle prize! 


Click here to view the FAQ

Questions? Please email us at events@oaklandshelter.org or call 248.809.3773

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Over 27,000 people experience homelessness throughout Metro Detroit each year. 
On any given night, there are over 3,000 homeless people in Oakland County

Some SOS Stats:
More than 52% of shelter clients have attended or graduated from college
17% of shelter clients are children
37% of shelter clients are homeless for the first time


Your support makes a difference:
  • Over 580 men, women and children receive support through our programs annually
  • 80% of our shelter guests successfully move into their own housing
  • 88% of our clients are still in their home one year later


 
$15 Supports one night of food and shelter for a neighbor in need
$60 Provides a family with warmth and electricity for one month in their own home
$120 Provides two months of bus passes to help someone find and keep a job
$180 Provides one month of case management to ensure those who secure housing, maintain it
$1,000 ($83/mo) Covers the cost of a deposit to move someone out of homelessness and into housing

 
• 89 cents of every dollar donated directly benefits the men, women and children served at SOS