Take Stock In Children

ADDRESS

7th Annual Strides for Education 5k-Lee County

at

Florida SouthWestern State College – Lee Campus

8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers, FL 33919, United States

DATE AND TIME

Sat, February 3, 2018

Start Time: 8:00am

Registration Time: 7:00am

Contact: courtneyw@leeschools.net

Thinking about creating a team? Try the Corporate or School Challenge!

Corporate Challenge-the business with the most participants will receive a personalized plaque to display in their office to show our appreciation for their support!

School Challenge-the school or department with the most participants will receive a personalized plaque to display in their front lobby to show our appreciation for their support!

Proceeds from the 5K support the Take Stock in Children Scholarship Program. With the support of donors like you, over 600 Lee County Children have earned a life-changing scholarship. Take Stock in Children Lee County is a mentoring and incentive program that provides doorways to success for deserving low-income students of Lee County.

The Foundation for Lee County Schools

Organizer of 7th Annual Strides for Education 5k-Lee County

The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools is a non-profit, charitable education foundation which enhances and enriches the quality of public education in Lee County for students and educators. The Foundation’s programs, resources, and experiences are made possible through corporate, individual, and educational partnerships.

DESCRIPTION

REGISTRATION STARTS AT 7:00 AM
5K RACE STARTS AT 8:00 AM
KIDS’ DASH STARTS ONCE FINAL RUNNER/WALKER CROSSES THE FINISH LINE
BE SURE TO USE #leestrides TO SEE ALL EVENT PHOTOS!

The 5K course includes a shaded tour of Florida SouthWestern State College’s beautiful campus. Serious runners will appreciate the race bibs with chips ensuring an accurate race time. This race will be put on by the Fort Myers Track Club. You can also run for the fun of it, stroll with family and friends, or bring your kids out to the kids’ dash.

The race begins and ends in Parking Lot 6, which is near the Barbara B. Mann. The best entrance would be the Summerlin Road entrance and park near the Barbara B. Mann. Parking Lot 6 will be closed due to the race but there will be police officers assisting with traffic control at all nearby parking lots.

Click Here to view a Course Map

Encourage your family and friends to watch you cross the finish line and stay to watch the kids dash, and enjoy the entertainment like our live DJ, bounce house, photo booth, awards ceremony, and more!

The First 1,100 runners will receive a LONG-SLEEVE, DRY FIT SHIRT and reusable race goody bag!!

PACKET PICK-UP:

Thursday, February 1st Noon – 6:00p.m.
The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools (2266 Second St.)

Friday, February 2nd Noon – 6:00 p.m.
Run Florida (13101 McGregor Blvd.)

Click Here for a printable Race Application

Printed applications may be sent to:

The Foundation for Lee County Public Schools
PO Box 1608
Fort Myers, FL 33902

 

Detailed race information is available to download by Clicking Here

TITLE SPONSORS

Major SponsorS

Gold Sponsors

B&I Contractors

BB&T – Oswald Trippe & Co.

LCEC

MedExpress

Silver Sponsors

Charlotte Rafferty

Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands

Marshall T. Bower, Esq.

Bronze Sponsors

Florida Title One, LLC

GKD Media Group

ADDRESS

7th Annual Strides for Education 5k-Lee County

at

Florida SouthWestern State College – Lee Campus

8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers, FL 33919, United States

DATE AND TIME

Sat, February 3, 2018

Start Time: 8:00am

Registration Time: 7:00am