Trek for Hope This Sunday
The sixth annual Trek for Hope 5K Walk/Run is slated for Sunday, October 9, in Granville, N.Y. Coming at the height of fall foliage season, the run takes participants through village streets, the Rail Trail, and over a covered footbridge for an enjoyable autumn experience. The 5K starts at 9:30 a.m It will be preceded by a one-mile Kids’ Run at 9 a.m. Both events start at Village Park on Quaker Street. Registration will take place from 8 to 9 a.m. T-shirts will be given to the first 100 registrants. Awards will be given to the first place overall male and female finishers in the 5K, plus first through third finishers in each age group. Registration is $15 in advance or $20 on the day of the day of the race. The cost for youth 18 and younger is $10. All proceeds benefit the Haynes House of Hope in Granville, a nonprofit organization that cares for the terminally ill and their families. Donations are tax deductible. For a registration form or to become a sponsor, go to thehayneshouseofhope.org or contact Peter O’Brien at 518-321-9640 or firstname.lastname@example.org.