The 5th Annual Vancouver, Washington (formerly Portland, OR) Run For Resilience Ostomy 5k will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019. All proceeds benefit the United Ostomy Associations of America, Inc. (UOAA) charity, a 501©(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible. (https://www.ostomy.org/)
RACE DAY SCHEDULE
9:00 a.m. Registration and Packet Pick-Up
10:00 a.m. 5K Run/Walk
There will be kids’ activities, an opportunity to peruse the booths and get connected with suppliers, and local & national advocacy groups.
NEW this year, the Fun Run/Walk will take place at Marine Park, located at SE Marine Park Way & Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA. This 58.3-acre community park is connected to Esther Short and Wintler parks by the Columbia River Renaissance Trail.
To be announced shortly.
Free parking is available near the playground.
A unisex or female v-neck cut Race T-shirt and race bib are included with your registration fee. To ensure you receive the T-Shirt size you’ve chosen, please register by Friday, September 13, 2019. T-shirt sizes are not guaranteed after this date.
T-shirt pick up and on-site registration will be among the health fair booths within Marine Park.
Fundraising is an important aspect of our Run for Resilience Ostomy 5K. Funds raised help UOAA continue to provide resources, educational materials, advocacy and support to the ostomy and continent diversion community.
We invite you to set up your own Personal or Team Fundraiser when registering to participate in the event, or through our DONATION link at the top of this page. You can create a unique Fundraiser Name and URL address, personalize your fundraising message, and direct your friends and family to your page to join your team or sponsor you in your fundraising goal.
Your commitment to fundraise and support the ostomy and continent diversion community is no small endeavor, and we appreciate your dedication and hard work.
> “Empower” Fundraisers who raise $150 or more will receive a unique and limited T-shirt
> “Champion” Fundraisers who raise $250 more will receive a distinctive, adjustable Visor
If you are interested in sponsoring the race, please contact us at [email protected]!
UOAA supports, empowers and advocates for the estimated 725,000 to 1 Million people who are living with an ostomy or continent diversion across the country. Your generous donation helps us to raise awareness of this life-saving surgery and continue our mission of promoting their quality of life. You can easily donate to this Run for Resilience Ostomy 5K by clicking ‘DONATE’ at the top of this page, or mail a check to UOAA, PO Box 525, Kennebunk, ME 04043, and put in the Memo Line – “Donate to (City) Run for Resilience”
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Information about the event is available in : English