Paragon, a non-for-profit aim is to create events for overall wellness through various events is pleased to host #YOURBLOODMATTERS Blood Flow 5k Walk/Run to commemorate the Annual World Blood Donor Day to incorporate the 5 aspects of wellness: Physical & Mental health, Giving, Connecting and Purpose. This campaign will draw attention to the importance of blood as it relates to physical and mental wellbeing. It's also provide an opportunity to connect socially, to give back and to raise awareness for the importance of blood donations. Every 2 seconds someone in the United States needs blood and every blood donation helps save lives.
Paragon has linked arms with The Blood Initiative to launch #YourBloodMatters Campaign for the month of June, which is aimed at recruiting and honoring blood donors alike, especially in such a critical time of need. Every blood donation helps save lives.
The funds raised will go towards Paragon Initiatives for wellness including supporting the Red Cross.
How to participate VIRTUALLY:
Our Virtual #YBM Blood Flow 5K Walk/Run is a SAFE way to enjoy your city, community or local park as you help raise awareness for blood donations around Annual World Blood Donor Day. Run your race, and let your "Blood Flow" anytime throughout June 1-25th. Post a sweaty pic to #YourBloodMatters or #YBM. Winners will be announced during our GRAND FINALE.
5K REGISTRATION (Ends May 31, 2022): $30
(Includes T-Shirt, Medal, Terrycloth Wristband, Bib)
5K TEAM REGISTRATION (Ends May 31, 2022): $25
(Minimum of 5 members per team, Largest Team wins a prize)
Kids under 10 years old walk/run for FREE (race packet not included)
ALL ENTRIES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. Donations are tax deductible!
All Race Packets will be mailed to registrants.
If you register after May 15, 2022 we cannot guarantee arrival by June 1, 2022 (race kickoff)
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Join in the Celebration of Wellness
#YourBloodMatters Campaign CALENDAR OF EVENTS
JUNE 1 - VIRTUAL CAMPAIGN KICK OFF & TRIVIA NIGHT- LIVE STREAM
JUNE 1st-25th - #YBM BLOOD FLOW 5K VIRTUAL WALK/RUN - Run with your T-shirt and wristband - LIVE STREAM (June 25th)
JUNE 14 - WORLD BLOOD DONOR DAY: A TRIBUTE TO OUR BLOOD DONORS "HAPPY HOUR"
JUNE 25 -GRAND FINALE - (Top Times for 5K, RAFFLE Winners, and more..)
Participate in our 60/40 Raffle and win.
These events are open to everyone. All registrations are final
Race Course... It's Virtual!
The #YBM Blood Flow 5K walk/run is a virtual race. This means you may participate ANYWHERE in the world. Wear your T-shirt and wrist band in solidarity.
Join us for our KICKOFF and Virtual TRIVIA NIGHT!
#YourBloodMatters Campaign: Kickoff and Trivia Night
Our kick off on June 1st will be a virtual trivia night, which will be a fun activity. While we focus on our mental wellbeing, it will feature knowledge of blood and other interesting topics. You will be assigned to a team so connect with your team members and work towards a grand prize. Prizes to be won will be announced before the start of Trivia Night.
- Click the link above
- Head over the the REGISTRATION BUTTON
- Login to Race Roster account or Create an account
- Choose the fundraisers you are registering for
- Complete the next prompt
- You will receive a confirmation email once payment is approved.
WHEN: Tuesday, JUNE 1, 2022
TIME: Doors open at 6:30pm
TRIVIA STARTS at 7:00pm
HAPPY HOUR...TRIBUTE TO BLOOD DONORS
#YourBloodMatters Tribute to Blood Donors Happy Hour
In observance of Annual World Blood Donor Day, we will celebrate all blood donors and supporters with a virtual mixology class. Join us as we raise a glass to blood donors all over the world. Let's party by connecting with friends and loved and celebrate saving lives. Your ticket includes a Bar Kit with recipes and ingredients to create your libations along with our expert Mixologist.
SIGN UP NOW! (You will receive a confirmation email once payment is approved)
WHEN: Monday, JUNE 14, 2022
TIME: Doors open at 6:30pm
Virtual Mixology STARTS at 7:00pm
Kit includes: recipe list , shaker, cocktail ingredients
*garnishes not included
GET YOUR TICKETS... #YourBloodMatters 60/40 RAFFLE
#YourBloodMatters 60/40 RAFFLE
It's easy to win and everyone is a winner. All donations are tax deductible. 60% of funds will benefit Paragon and the American Red Cross, especially tornado victims of Newnan GA and sickle cell initiatives. 40% of the total prize will be shared among 3 winners in a 50/30/20 split. There is no limit on the jackpot or tickets purchased. More donations, the greater the prize. Also win signature prizes based on quantity of tickets purchased.
GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!
$20 - gets your 25 ticket entries
$50 - gets you 70 ticket entries
$100 - gets you 150 ticket entries
$1000 - gets you 2500 ticker entries
SAVE THE DATE... OUR GRAND FINALE
All winners will be announced! MORE INFORMATION TO COME. Location TBD
DONATE BLOOD NOW
Every 2 seconds, someone in the US needs blood #YourBloodMatters! Donate at a location near you to potentially save a life.
Sponsors and Vendors
For sponsorship or vendor opportunities, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note, this is a 100% volunteer fundraiser. The proceeds will fund our non-profit, Paragon, Inc whose mission is to advocate for good mental and physical health, meaningful social connections, and giving back to society.
Sponsors: $250- $5000 : Sponsorshipbrochuretrifold.pdf
- June 1 7:00 PM EDT - #YourBloodMatters Campaign Kickoff and Trivia Night
- June 12 8:00 AM EDT - #YourBloodMatters Blood Flow Virtual 5K Walk/Run Participant Observance
- June 14 7:00 PM EDT - #YourBloodMatters World Blood Donor Day Observance: A Tribute to Blood Donors "Happy Hour"
- June 25 4:00 PM EDT - #YourBloodMatters GRAND FINALE
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