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4th Annual Access 10K & 5K Presented by Young Life at Danada


UPDATE Feb. 17, 2013! The 5th Annual Access 5K/10K Run/Walk will be held on May 4. To register and help send teens with special needs to Young Life camp and support the bi-weekly meetings and activities of Young Life Access in Naperville, visit accessrace.org/.

The Fourth Annual Access Run/Walk  is set to begin at 9:30AM May 5, 2012

The Young Life Fourth Annual Access 10k and 5k Run/Walk will be held beginning at 9:30AM, Sat., May 5, at the Danada Forest Preserve in Wheaton. The event features a crushed limestone course for runners of all abilities.

As a memorable keepsake, downloadable race day photos will be available after the race.

The fundraiser helps send teens with special needs to Young Life camp and supports the bi-weekly meetings and activities of Young Life Access in Naperville.

The fee for the race is  $ 35 until  race day / $ 40 for race day registration. Packet Pickup at Road Runner Sports from 4-8PM on May 2 & 3 when you also can enjoy 10 percent off all items when you pick up your packet.

Danada Forest Preserve is located at  3 S 580 Naperville Rd. in Wheaton.

INFO: www.accessrace.org/event-info/

Photos courtesy of Justin Elder

Did you know?  Young Life Access Club meets for 90 minutes at 7PM every other Friday night at Naperville Presbyterian Church, 943 Sanctuary Ln., in Naperville.   If you have a child with special needs who would like to enjoy some time away from home with their friends and adults who also care about them then come experience club. Everyone is welcome!

Young Life leaders have organized the upcoming fundraising walk/run, just one of  the ways they log many hours for kids here in Naperville and all around the world.  Leaders are committed to listening to the youngsters’  stories and learning what’s important to them because they  care about their experiences, triumphs and challenges.

Contact Young Life Naperville at PO Box 3897, Naperville, IL 60567-3897 or by phone at (630) 505-1815 or simply search online for “Young Life Naperville.”




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