Distances: 5k run, 1 mile family walk
Registration Fee: Pre-registered (before October 1): $20 individual, $12 child under 12; Day of event: $25 individual, $15 child under 12
Pre-Registration: Mail official entry form
with payment to:
Always in our Hearts
C/O Debbie Payne
N8460 Zimmerman Rd
East Troy, WI 53120
Pre-registration deadline: October 1
Schedule: Race day registration and packet pick-up: 8:00-9:30, Race start: 10:00. You will not be guarateed a shirt/correct size after October 1st. Immediately following the run/walk we will have a dedication to all of our children that have left too soon. Also singer/songwriter, Ryan McIntyre, will be performing.
Memory Board: We encourage you to bring a picture of your child the day of the race. We are going to have a bulletin board with all of our children's pictures. We will return the pictures after the dedication ceremony.
Debbie Payne’s son, Josh, died in a car accident on June 19, 1998. This event was started 13 years ago to help Debbie, and other people, who have lost a child deal with their grief in a positive way. With the help of Debbie's family and friends, she will continue this event with her daughter, Lauren. We dedicate this run/walk to Josh, Jenny, and all of our children that have left too soon. hey will always be in our hearts!!!
All proceeds from the event will be donated to Camp Hope and Compassionate Friends-Waukesha Chapter. Camp Hope is a camp for children coping with the loss of a loved one. Through fun activities and the help of counselors, children are assisted with the grieving process.