Race For The Stars
A 5K race or 1-mile walk completed by women to benefit women!
Saturday, May 4, 2019
Event details and schedule
Join us on Saturday, May 4, 2019, for the 9th annual P.E.O. "Race For The Stars" 5k run or 1-mile walk. This event is open to all women - whether you choose to run or walk.
The courses will begin and end at Brown's Park in Abilene, KS. Registration is from 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., with the race starting at 9 a.m. The awards ceremony will begin as soon as the last walker is in. Awards will be given to the top overall female and top three in each age group. (12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+) A "Race For The Stars" t-shirt will be provided to each registrant who registers before April 15. Racers registering after April 15 are not guaranteed a t-shirt.
The race will take place regardless of weather, unless there is lightning. No refunds will be given.
P.E.O. is a philanthropic education organization where women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women throgh grants, scholarships, awards, loans, and the stewardship of Cottey College, and motivate women to achievev their highest aspirations.
In addition to supporting the national and international P.E.O. projects, P.E.O. Chapter GY, Abilene, KS, awards two local scholarships - one to an Abilene High School graduate, and one to a Chapman High School graduate. It is the mission of Chapter GY to continue this tradition of giving through the proceeds of "Race For The Stars."
P.E.O. Chapter GY, Abilene, KS