The Abi Kattel Memorial Foundation is a charity not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization to support education & perform charity. It has partnered with other charitable organizations, YMCA, Florida Nepal Association, and St. Ann Place (a homeless center). The funds raised are used 100% for helping others. So far, the Foundation has awarded 6 college scholarships and sent 14 kids for day camps at YMCA; it annually feeds 200+ homeless people & conducts two blood drives.
Direction to the venue
From East: West on Forest Hill Boulevard 6 miles from I-95; 1.19 miles west of Jog Road. Turn right to enter the Park at the second light (Eshleman Trail). From West: East on Forest Hill Blvd.; the first light (Eshelman Tr) after the Florida Turnpike bridge; 2.39 miles from US 441. In the park drive 3/4 mile; turn left and go toward the Micanopy pavilion parking along street or parking by the rest rooms
Registration on the Event Day
Event-day/walk-in Registration will start at 6:30 am; and run/walk will start at 8:00 am sharp.
Light breakfast of bagels, donuts, fruits, juice and water will be provided.
The ‘Run/walk for Education’ 5K will be managed and timed by professional run managers. A certified 5-K trail starts and ends near the Micanopy Pavilion in Okeeheelee Park. The Park is on north side of Forest Hill Blvd entering at the Eshelman Trail (Okeeheelee Park) light. 6:30 am – Walk-in Registration and preparation for registered participants 8:00 am – Race/Walk begins sharply at 8:00 am Also visit: www.abikattelfoundation.org