This 5K Fun Run and 1.5 mile Walk will benefit the St. Louis Crisis Nursery. The event, organized by students from John Burroughs School, Ladue High School and MICDS, will kick off at John Burroughs School, 755 Price Road, just west of Clayton Road in Ladue. The entry fee is $20. T-shirts will be available for the first 200 entries and prizes will be awarded to the first male and female in each category. Same-day registration and packet pick-up begins at 8:30 a.m. and the event begins at 10 a.m. Registration is available online at www.getmeregistered.com/stlcrisisrun. For more information, contact Ebonee at 314-292-5770 or ebonee (at) crisisnurserykids.org.
The Crisis Nursery, committed to the prevention of child abuse and neglect, is an independent, not-for-profit agency that provides a short-term, safe haven for children, birth through age 12, whose families are faced with an emergency or crisis. Located at five sites throughout the greater St. Louis, St. Charles, Southern Illinois and surrounding regions, the Crisis Nursery provides care 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. Celebrating its 24th year of caring for children, Crisis Nursery has been a safe haven to more than 56,000 children, and has provided support and counseling to more than 75,000 families. For details, call (314) 292-5770 or visit our website at www.crisisnurserykids.org. For the Saint Louis Crisis Nursery 24-hour helpline, call (314) 768-3201. For the Saint Charles Crisis Nursery 24-hour helpline, call (636) 947-0600.