34th Annual River Run Hosted By Visiting Nurse Association & Blue Water Hospice

The days are getting warmer which means it’s almost time for the 34th annual River Run! This year’s event will be Saturday, June 1 at Marysville Park. Participants choose between a 10k or 5k run, 3-mile walk or a 1-mile fun run.  The cost is $30 per person for the 10k, 5k, and 3-mile events, if registered by May 21. After that date, the cost goes up to $40. Cost for youth age 9-13 is discounted. The 1-mile fun run is $15. Register prior to May 21 to get a t-shirt and take advantage of the lower rate. Sign up at runsignup.com and search 2019 River Run. You can also register through the VNA by calling 810-984-4131.  Race packet pick up is Friday, May 31, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the VNA located at 1430 Military Street, Port Huron, or on race day at Marysville Park from 6:30 – 7:30 a.m.  Are you interested in sponsoring the event? A few opportunities are still available! Contact Jeannie Westbrook at Jeannie.westbrook@vnabwh.com or call 810-388-6054 to learn more.  Maybe you don’t like to run, however, you can volunteer! . Contact Heidi Benner at Heidi.benner@vnabwh.com or call 810-989-2452.   “This is our largest annual fundraiser for VNA and Blue Water Hospice, and we rely on the support of our very generous community. Last year, with help through community partners, we were able to provide more than $928,000 in charity care to our patients. We raise funds and have fun at the River Run” says Angela DeLaere, president and CEO of VNA/BWH.  For more information on the race, registering, volunteering, or sponsorships, contact the VNA/BWH at 810-984-4131.