Facts About Faith in Action Caregivers, Inc.
Faith in Action Caregivers provided more than 15,400 hours of free assistance to 1,867 older adults and people with disabilities during 2013. The organization is supported through the generosity of individual and corporate donors, faith communities, local foundations and fund raising projects. The most frequently requested service is escorted transportation to medical appointments in the local area as well as in Pittsburgh and Morgantown. More than 4,800 hours were devoted to transportation requests in 2013. All services are provided without charge to the receiver regardless of income level. Services include escorted transportation, shopping, errands, household chores, yard work, assistance with personal record keeping, reading mail, friendly visiting, reassurance phone calls, respite for family caregivers and a senior exercise program. For more information about receiving assistance or becoming a volunteer caregiver, contact Faith in Action Caregivers at 304-243-5420 or by email at [email protected]
All finishers receive a medal at the Finish Line. Certificates will be awarded to the top three finishers in each category. All participants will receive a race shirt and a gift bag from our sponsors.
Athletes may request a refund of paid registration prior to the start of the race with documentation of an injury, illness or family situation that prevents participation in the race. Athletes may request that fees paid be held and transferred to next years race if they are unable to participate in the event. If an event is not held the following year, the registration fee will be refunded. Athletes may choose to transfer paid registration fees to another athlete prior to the close of registration for the event. Fees may not be transferred to another athlete after the close of registration, but refunds may be requested according to the above policy.
Look for a Confirmation Letter
All athletes should look for a confirmation letter to verify your race entry and competition category. These will be sent either by email or postal mail starting June 1, 2014. If you do not receive a confirmation notice it may mean that your race registration has not been received. If you do not receive a confirmation notice, contact our office prior to July 9, 2014. We will not be able to make additions to the participant roster after that date.