October is Dwarfism Awareness Month and we are trying to spread awareness through this race. The Raise a Little Dwarfism Awareness and Benefit’s main priority is to raise awareness of Little People of America. It is our hope that through educational opportunities and raising funds that we are able to spread acceptance and understanding of little people within our local communities as well as nationwide. Funds raised will go drectly to help Little People with medical, surgical, or travel expenses. This VIRTUAL race allows you to run/walk/roll wherever and whenever you want, alone, or with a huge group (Live 5K race will be held in Wake Forrest N.C. on October 29th at 9:00 am)! Everyone who registers for this race will receive an awesome “Dwarfism Awareness 5k” T-shirt. While completing the race we encourage participants to wear green to show their support and post pics on our facebook page found at the bottom of this race description!! Take the time to spread awareness and RUN FOR A LITTLE!
Individuals participating in the VIRTUAL Race will receive their T-shirt after October 29th when the race window closes. For those individuals who participate in the LIVE race on October 29th will be able to pick up their T-shirt at the LIVE race.
For those who are participate in the LIVE 5K Event will be able to pick up their T-shirt at the LIVE race.
Be sure to share your race pictures at: https://www.facebook.com/RaiseALittle/