5k Race / Walk on the beautiful Derby Greenway located on the banks of the Naugatuck and Housatonic Rivers. Competitive prizes will be awarded by age category and overall Sponsorship prizes will be awarded to the top fundraisers as well. Refreshments will be provided at the end of the race when all prizes will be awarded.
Take Route 8 north or south to exit 15 (Route 34). Make a left off of the exit and take a left after the traffic light past the Home Depot (Factory Street) onto Caroline Street. Follow the road past the water treatment plant up over the Greenway on down to the O'Sullivan's Island parking area.
Net proceeds will be donated to the Center for Domestic Violence
Services of Birmingham Health Services (BHCare), located in Ansonia, CT,
which operates the Umbrella Shelter, an emergency safe house for those
who have been affected by domestic abuse and many other services
offering new hope and new life to those affected by domestic abuse.
addition to registering for and participating in the run / walk
participants are also encouraged to actively recruit sponsors / donors
would pledge some dollar donation as a result of their participation to
this worthwhile cause. Also sponsor / donor pledges would be provided
directly to Birmingham Health Services and checks should be made out in
like manner. Sponsorship forms are available for download.