Hartford, CT - 2019 RUN/WALK FOR MENTAL HEALTH 5K - 50 STATES / 50 DAYS
Be part of our journey to raise awareness and understanding for mental illness in all 50 states in 50 days
This will be a non-competitive 5k run/walk on Friday, June 7 at 6:30 p.m.
The run/walk will start and finish on the Founders Bridge Walkway at the Mortensen Riverfront Plaza in downtown Hartford. Registration and packet pickup will also be held at the plaza, and will open at 5 p.m. and close around 6:15 p.m. The run/walk will start at 6:30 p.m. The course will be and out-and-back on the path along the Connecticut River. The run/walk will not be officially timed and no awards will be given out. We will have a timing clock near the start/finish line. All participants will receive a high-quality shirt. Parking is available in the parking garages at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd., and the Connecticut Science Center, 250 Columbus Blvd. Both are adjacent to Mortensen Riverfront Plaza.
Our local charity partner is Mental Health Connecticut. 25% of all proceeds raised will be donated to this organization, while the rest go to the Adel B. Korkor MD Foundation to support its mission of making the world a better place for those suffering from mental illness.
Location: Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, Hartford
Race Time: 6:30pm
Packet pickup: 5:00pm-6:00pm