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Annual Courage! 5k April 24, 2022

WHEN:

Apr 24, 7:00 AM

Fairview Heights, 525 S Ruby Ln, Fairview Heights, IL 62208, USA

 

WHERE:

Moody Park (525 South Ruby Lane, Fairview Heights) - 2 laps around the park

 

REGISTRATION & ENTRY FEES PRIOR TO APRIL 6:
Each runner needs to register and make the required payment for their entry fee by clicking here or the button above. 
 
Adults - $20
Kids 12 and under - $15
(*After April 6th adults- $25, kids $20)
 
*Participants guaranteed a T-shirt if registered by April 6th. After April 6, you will receive a T-shirt while supplies last. Size of shirt will not be guaranteed.
 
*NO REFUNDS, RAIN OR SHINE or based on COVID Restrictions. See safety measures below.
 
PACKET PICKUP: Friday, April 22nd from 2-5pm at Toolen's Running Start (3220 Green Mount Crossing Drive in Shiloh)
 
EVENT DETAILS: 
Race starts at 8:30am
Race Dace Registration and Packet Pickup begin at 7am
 
AWARDS: For Top Male and Top Female in each age group
  • 10 and under
  • 11-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60 and over
COVID SAFETY MEASURES: For the consideration of all our participants and volunteers, our event will be complying with all federal/state/local safety measures regarding COVID-19. These safety precautions may include mandated mask wearing prior to and after the 5K Run/Walk, social distancing, staggered starts, participants providing their own hydration, and limited post-race festivities. Please follow our Facebook page – Eden's Army – for updates prior to race day. If safety guidelines mandate that the event cannot be held in person, we revert to a virtual event.
 
As always if you have any questions please send us a message or an email at edensarmy@gmail.com.Thank you for your continued support!

Our Goal, Vision & Commitment

This earth was blessed with Eden Elizabeth for just 28 days until she was called to Heaven, but in that too brief time she made such an impact on the world. The grace and strength of Eden and her family has created a legacy that continues to inspire others. Eden's Army still believes in miracles and vows to help miracles happen for

others in need.

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Join Us In Creating Little Miracles

Eden's Army holds several signature events throughout the year, from the Birthday Bash and Annual Trivia Night to blood drives. Whether you are a trivia aficionado, looking for a kid-focused event or simply into good food, drink and company, there's an event that's just perfect for you. It's a good time AND a good cause. 

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Volunteer, Participate, or Donate

Among other efforts, Eden's Army funds the Beads of Courage Program. It's a resilience-based intervention designed to support and strengthen children and families coping with serious illness. Children tell their story using colorful beads as meaningful symbols of courage that commemorate milestones achieved along their unique treatment path. 

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Our Goal, Vision & Commitment

This earth was blessed with Eden Elizabeth for just 28 days until she was called to Heaven, but in that too brief time she made such an impact on the world. The grace and strength of Eden and her family has created a legacy that continues to inspire others. Eden's Army still believes in miracles and vows to help miracles happen for

others in need.

IMG_0339-2016.JPG

Join Us In Creating Little Miracles

Eden's Army holds several signature events throughout the year, from the Birthday Bash and Annual Trivia Night to blood drives. Whether you are a trivia aficionado, looking for a kid-focused event or simply into good food, drink and company, there's an event that's just perfect for you. It's a good time AND a good cause. 

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Volunteer, Participate, or Donate

We are lucky to have groups in our community choose Eden’s Army for fundraisers. We have benefited from hat days, workout sessions, memorials in honor of a loved one, and simple neighborhood lemonade stands. In addition, we have wonderful people who volunteer at our events as well as those who monetarily donate.

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Annually sponsor hotel rooms, during the holidays, for extended families to visit their loved ones in the hospital. 

$305,000
raised to date

Visitor seating including 38 chairs and wall storage to make more seating in patient rooms for extended family visits ​

Creation of the

Beads Of Courage BEad Mindful Program for health care providers on the front lines taking care of families and patients at their

scariest times and Beads Of Courage Sibling Program.

Heart Remembrance Celebration and BOC Strand for Strength & Remembrance Program, with a special butterfly bead

Bringing Washington University’s
Perinatal Behavioral Health Service (PBHS) program to the Heart Center at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. 
This specialist is providing evidence-based and trauma-informed screening and intervention for women and their partners

showing signs of postpartum anxiety and depression.

Eden's Army is a non-profit organization

created to help families at the

Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) at

St. Louis Children's Hospital.

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