Heritage Announces 5th Annual 5K Run/Walk


The 5th annual Heritage 5K Trick & Trot Run/Walk, presented by Lake Shore Paving, Inc. will take place Saturday, October 27 at the Town of Ellery Park in Greenhurst. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the race takes place at 10:00 a.m. The cost for the race is $25.00.

The proceeds from this annual event directly benefit the Heritage Ministries Rehabilitation Department. Funds will be used to purchase essential equipment to benefit individuals served by the Rehab. Department at Heritage Green (Greenhurst), Heritage Park (Jamestown), and Heritage Village (Gerry) Rehab & Skilled Nursing.

Mark Constantino, Director of Rehabilitation states, “Our Therapy Department continues to look forward to promoting and being part of this annual event. The Heritage 5K Trick & Trot is a terrific way to promote wellness and good health to the community at large. In addition, the Heritage 5K has served as an essential fundraiser for our Therapy Department over the past four years.”

There will be many award prizes that include First, Second, and Third Place – Overall Male and Female, as well as First, Second, and Third Place – divisions in specific age groups. Prizes will be awarded in separate running divisions. A special prize will be awarded for the best Halloween costume of any race participant, volunteer or spectator interested in dressing up.

If you are interested in running or walking in the Heritage 5K Trick & Trot, please contact Mindy Lawson-Crabtree at (716) 985-6712 or mlawson@heritage1886.org. You may also download a registration form online at www.heritage1886.org or join our Facebook event page at www.facebook.com/HeritageMinistries.