One-mile walk & 5K run new to the “Splash & Shiver for Blue River” event PDF Print E-mail

Blue River Services, Inc. has added a One-Mile Walk and 5K Run to their “Splash & Shiver for Blue River” fundraising event.  Both events will be held on Saturday morning, March 24th at Buffalo Trace Park in Palmyra.  All proceeds from the event will go to support the mission of Blue River Services. 
The 5K race will be start at 9:00 a.m.  Runners will be competing for first, second and third place awards in the Male and Female Division of the 5K race.  Registration forms can be down loaded from the home page of the agency’ website at www.brsinc.org.  If you pre-registration by March 14, 2012 the entry fee is $20 and you will receive your t-shirt on the day of the event.  The entry fee for the 5K Run is $25 after March 14, 2012 and runners will be able to pick up their t-shirt at Blue River Services after March 31st.  Runners can also turn in their registration the day of the race between 7:45 a.m. and 8:45 a.m.
The One-Mile Walk will also start at 9:00 a.m.  Participants will be competing for prizes and awards in the walking event.  At 10:15 a.m., awards will be presented to the individual and the team that raises the most money in the One-Mile Walk.  If you pre-registration by March 14, 2012 and pledge to collect $25 or more in donations, you will receive your t-shirt on the day of the event.  The registration form and the form to collect donations can be down loaded from the home page of www.brsinc.org.  Walker will need to bring their donations of cash and checks made payable to Blue Rive Service, Inc. to be eligible to win prizes and to compete for the fundraising awards.  Walkers can also register the day of the walking event between 7:45 a.m. and 8:45 a.m. at Buffalo Trace Park.  Walkers who register after March 14th can pick up their t-shirt at Blue River Services after March 31. 
The Splash & Shiver participants will “Take the Dash to Raise Cold Cash” at 10:30 a.m.  If you pre-register by March 14, 2012 and pledge to collect $25 or more in donations, you will receive your t-shirt the day of the event.  The registration form and the form to collect donations can be down loaded from the home page of www.brsinc.org .  Participants will need to bring their donations of cash and checks made payable to Blue Rive Service, Inc. to be eligible to win prizes and to compete for the fundraising awards.  Registration forms will also be accepted the day of the Splash & Shiver event between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. at Buffalo Trace Park.   Late registrations can pick up their t-shirt at Blue River Services after March 31st.  At 10:15 a.m., awards will be presented to the individual and the team that raises the most money in the Splash & Shiver for Blue River.
There are also sponsorship opportunities for local businesses and organizations to help support the fundraising event.  To learn more about participating in the event as a participant or sponsor, please contact Evelyn McPherson, Director of Community Relations & Fund Development Department at 812-738-4196 or e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .