Date: April 21, 2018
Time: 7:30 am 5K run, 9:00 am Walk
Location: John Prince Park (S Congress Ave Entrance), 4759 S Congress Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33461
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The Walk for Life and 5K Run-April 21, 2018, at John Prince Park!

These events support the life-saving ministry of First Care Women’s Clinic.
Our clinics help women involved in unexpected pregnancies find true alternatives to abortion.

 

2018 Walk for Life and 5K Fundraising 

We encourage everyone who plans to participate to register online and set up their own, custom fundraising page.  Your fundraising page makes it easy for you to raise sponsors via email, social media, and even text!  Check your email after registration to find a link to set up your page.  Online registration ends April 20, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT

Walk for Life

1.5 Mile Walk

Raise pledges to earn prizes and save babies
FREE registration!
Check-In: 8:00 am
Walk Start: 9:00 am


Shake, Rattle & Run 5K

5k USATF Certified Course

$40 Registration Fee
The first 300 registrants receive:
Finisher Medal for first 300 registrants, plus Race T-Shirt,
$10 Fun Depot Gift Card & Chick-fil-A Coupon
Bib Pick-up: 6:30 am
Run Starts: 7:30 am

 

WFL & 5K Run Resources

Frequently asked questions

When and where is it being held?
April 21, 2018 at John Prince Park in Lake Worth, FL. Please use the S. Congress Dr. entrance.

How many people are going to be there?
We typically have over 1,000 people in attendance.

What is the distance and route of the Walk?
The Walk is 1.5 miles. It starts off by the Center Drive pavilion, goes north on the paved walking path, and returns on the Heart Trail which is mulched.

What is the route of the 5K?
It start on Prince Drive due south of the pavilion, turns right onto Center Drive, turns right at the boat ramp, and comes back on a paved sidewalk.

Will I be able to push my stroller through the mulch?
A jogging stroller will have no problem on the mulch. There will be a paved way back for those who cannot walk on the mulched Heart Trail.

Do I have to raise funds to walk?
You are welcome to join us even if you don’t raise pledges, but you will miss out on the opportunity to win fun prizes and save babies.

What should I bring?
Comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and fun-loving attitude. You can also bring a package of diapers to donate.

Where should I park?
There is plenty of parking, both paved and on the grass. Enter the park through the S. Congress entrance, follow the road and the main parking lot will be on the left. There will be signs and parking attendants to get you to the right place.

How much does it cost to walk?
It’s free! Keep in mind this is a fundraising event, so please consider raising pledges or making a donation the day of the event.

How much is the 5K?
If you register online in advance, the fee is only $40.

What is First Care and what do they do?
First Care runs 4 life-affirming women’s clinics where women involved in crisis pregnancies can receive a free pregnancy test, free medical care, and counseling. The goal of First Care is to provide women in crisis pregnancies real and practical alternatives to abortion.

Can I set up a booth or sponsor the event?
We are accepting corporate sponsors. We won’t be having any booths this year, but we will be happy to pass out your coupons or flyers. Call our office at 561-688-2163 for more information.

Do I collect the money that people pledge?
If someone gives you money, simply bring it to the registration table on the day of the walk.

What do I do if someone wants to be billed?
Fill out their address on the pledge form, check “Bill me” and we’ll handle the rest.

Do you take checks?
Yes, make checks payable to FIRST CARE.

Do you take credit cards?
Yes. Create a fundraising page here to accept credit card pledges, or you can donate to First Care directly.

Do I have to pre-register for the Walk?
No, but you will be missing out on great online fundraising tools, and the ability for people to give via credit card.

Will there be other activities going on that day?

There will be FREE Bounce Houses including a 3-in-1 obstacle course, FREE Petting Zoo, FREE Refreshments, Shaved Ice by Tropical Sno available for purchase, Fun DJ & Music, and a playground for kids. There will also be free Jupiter Donuts, water, hot and iced coffee, fresh fruit and other snacks.

WFL & 5K Run Resources (for churches & liaisons):

Volunteer Opportunities Available:

Want to Volunteer for our April 21st Walk for Life & 5K Run?  Go to our online sign up at SignUpGenius.

Contact us

Administrative Office

2200 N Florida Mango Rd Suite 102 West Palm Beach, FL 33409

Email: info@firstcareforlife.com

Call: 561-688-2163

Mon – Fri: 8am – 4pm

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