On January 23, 2016, the Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Madison and the Colombia Support Network are co-sponsoring the 35th Annual Freeze for Food, a 5K/10K walk/run beginning at the Vilas Park ice rink warming shelter, and continuing around Lake Wingra. Funds from this all-volunteer event directly benefit food security projects in the Peace Community of San Jose de Apartadó, a village that denounces violence from guerrillas, paramilitaries and the Colombian Army. The Peace Community is Dane County’s Sister Community. The race is a qualified event in the Madison Area Running Series, and pre-registration may be done electronically through https://runsignup.com/, or by mail by downloading a brochure at rpcvmadison.org. Race day registration is also possible at the Vilas Park ice rink warming shelter beginning at 11:15 am.
For more information, contact Jack Laun by cell: 608-354-1760 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The race never cancels due to weather.
What: Freeze For Food – 5K/10K walk/run fundraiser Where: Vilas Park Shelter, Madison WI
When: Saturday January 23, 2016
5K registration 11:15 // 5K start Noon
10K registration noon // 10K start 1:00 pm
Online registration: https://runsignup.com/
Mailed registration: download form at www.rpcvmadison.org
How much: Pre-registration for runners/walkers is $20 or both races for $30; after Jan 21 registration is $25 or $30.
For whom: Dane County’s sister community of San Jose de Apartadó, Colombia Contact: Jack Laun, cell: 608-354-1760, email@example.com