The 2nd Annual HAFI 5K Run/Walk for Wellness and Education “WE Run” is a fundraiser for the High Aspirations Foundation, Inc. (HAFI) which is a 501c3 foundation that focuses on efforts to retrieve grants and other monetary contributions to provide scholarships for graduating high school seniors and undergraduate students who attain high academic excellence in the Atlanta area. In addition, your contributions aid other community-based projects within HAFI such as: Youth Leadership Academy, College Prep 101, and Dr. Charles R. Drew Health Fair. Mission Statement
HAFI also partners with other nonprofit organizations, such as American Red Cross and United Way of America, to provide additional services and programs to the Atlanta community. Each year, HAFI gives scholarships to young males who seek higher education. The criteria is based on them excelling in the classroom.
To positively impact the Atlanta Metro community.
Your monetary donations will help fund our community outreach programs. These programs allow HAFI to continue being an impact on young male lives who are considered “at risk.”
Event details and schedule
The race will be held on Saturday, November 12th, 2016 beginning at 8:30 AM at SouthSide Medical Center 1046 Ridge Ave SW, Atlanta, GA 30315. The HAFI 5K is open to the community including children, strollers and dogs. There will also be a Health Fair before & following the 5K during our after race festival. Children under 11 MUST be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the race.
Early registration up till October 1st is $25 after October 1st the race entry will go up to $35 and race day registration will be $35 for the 5K. Active.com registration will close on November 12th at midnight. If you just want to participate in the Health Fair and not run that is OK as well. The Health Fair festival will be full of activities for children, families and entertainment.
The HAFI 5k (approximately 3.15 miles) begins and ends at Southside Medical Center 1046 Ridge Ave NW, Atlanta GA 30318. The Health Fair will start at 8:30AM and the race will begin at 9:11 AM.
Participants will have a timing chip on their bib which assures accurate start and end times for participants.
HAFI High Aspiration Foundation Inc