17th Annual Mother's Day 5K Race/Walk & Kids Fun Run

Run For The Health of It! • Saturday, May 13, 2017

Proceeds supoort our annual bereavement retreat for children

Fun for the whole family

  • Mother's Day 5k racewalk and Kids Fun Run, "Run for the Health of It" will take place on Saturday May 13, 2017.
    • Games, Face Painting and Children’s Characters
    • Pre & Post Race Refreshments
    • Free Raffle with 100’s of Giveaways
    • Massage & Chiropractic Tent
    • Personalized Finish Line Announcer Terry Bisogno from NRC & GLIRC
  • Sponsorship Deadline is Friday, February 24, 2017 to reserve your sponsorship or for more information, please call Barbara Sorelle at (631) 930-9310

Race Info

Time:

8:30 A M – Kids Fun Run - Untimed
9:00 AM – 5K (RAIN OR SHINE)

Day of Race Check In & Location:

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice of Suffolk
505 Main Street, Northport

Day of Race Entry Fee:

$30 – 5K; $5 – Kids Fun Run

Pre-Race Check In:

Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice of Suffolk
5 05 Main Street, Northport

Pre-Race Entry Fee:

Must be received by May 11, 2017
$25 – 5K Race/Walk ($30.00 after May 11, 2017)
$5 – Untimed Kids Fun Run

Awards:

  • Cash prizes for top 3 overall male & female runners & male and female masters champions
  • Medals awarded to the top 3 finishers in each age categories: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90+ and Wheelchairs

Course:

A challenging rolling hills course includes 1.6K of the historic Cow Harbor course.

Computerized scoring & timing provided by Elite Feats

Final results posted at elitefeats.com including finish line video. Preliminary results are emailed and/or text messaged within minutes of finishing, to each participant who pre-registered and provided their email address or cell phone number
Information: 631.930.9310

USATF competition rules DO NOT permit strollers, baby joggers, bicycles, roller skates/blades or animals in the race.

to Register

  1. Online Registration at: elitefeats.com

Directions:

From East: LIE exit 53N, (Sunken Meadow Pkwy) proceed N. to 25A W. Go 4.5 miles to Main St. (Pumpernickels Restaurant) turn right. Go 1/2 mile to Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice of Suffolk.
From West: Northern St. Pkwy E. to exit 42N. Bear right at fork to E. Deer Park Ave. Merge w/Jericho Tpke (1/2 mile) stay in left lane. Turn left on Elwood Rd. Proceed N. past Pulaski Rd. & 25A (approx. 3 miles). Road turns into Reservoir after crossing 25A. Follow to Main St. and make right. Follow 1/2 mile to Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice of Suffolk.

 

Race Sponsors

We are thankful to have the support of the following sponsors. Their contributions make our Annual Retreat for Families possible.

Major Sponsors


Race Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsor this event

  1. $ 100 -TEE SIGN SPONSOR - In memory or honor of a loved one with a tee sign displayed on the race course
  2. $ 500 - RACE SPONSOR - Company marketing table at race site to promote your business.
  3. $ 750 - BRONZE SPONSOR - Company marketing table at race site to promote your business and acknowledgement on the VNSHS website & in our Community Focus newsletter.
  4. $1,000 - SILVER SPONSOR – Company marketing table at race site to promote your business, company name on tee shirt, acknowledgement on the VNSHS website & in our Community Focus newsletter, along with your company logo on the race flyer (15,000 flyers distributed).
  5. $1,500 - GOLD SPONSOR – Company marketing table at race site to promote your business, company name on tee shirt, acknowledgement on the VNSHS website & in our Community Focus newsletter, your company logo on the race flyer (15,000 fl yers distributed), signage at start line.
  6. $2,500 - MAJOR EVENT SPONSOR – Company marketing table at race site to promote your Business, company logo on tee shirt, acknowledgement on the VNSHS website & in our Community Focus newsletter, your company logo on the front of the race flyer (15,000 flyers distributed), signage at finish line, plus 10 complimentary race entries.

Race Flyer - 15,000 mailed to race participants and distributed at other local races, schools, libraries, running clubs, health clubs and sporting good stores.

All Sponsors -Will receive complimentary recognition in our Community Focus newsletter that reaches an additional 10,000 families, hospitals,
and medical offices. May include marketing material in runner’s goody bags.

Materials for Goody Bags must be delivered to VNSHS by APRIL 28, 2017

Sponsorship Deadline is Friday, February 24, 2017

To reserve your sponsorship or for more information, please call Barbara Sorelle at (631) 930-9310

Decor for a Cause Cocktail Party

at Raymour & Flanigan on March 30th, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm

Lake Grove Showroom, 3147 Middle Country Road, Lake Grove, NY 11755

Guest Speaker Carmel Abella from Abella Home Staging and Decorating will discuss how to furnish your home in style whil you enjoy wine, cheese and other goodies. All proceeds, along witha donation from Raymour and Flanigan will benefit Visiting Nurse Service & Hospice of Suffolk.

Call (631) 285-7530 for more information

 

 

What Sets VNSHS Apart

We are a 2015 HomeCare Elite™ Top Agency.

The HomeCare Elite is a compilation of the most successful Medicare Certified home health care providers in the U.S.  It recognizes the top 25 percent of agencies excelling in quality outcomes, quality improvement, and financial performance.

We are CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited.

We have dual Medicare Certification for both Home Health Care and Hospice Care.

We maintain maximum staff continuity within a patient's treatment period and if a patient is re-admitted.

We provide home health aide care with our own employees hired directly.

We are a not-for-profit NYS charitable organization providing care regardless of ability to pay.

 

 

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