The Friends of the Burlington County Animal Shelter are sponsoring a 5K run/walk and a 1-mile fun run/walk to raise money to help the shelter animals. The 5K run and walk starts at 9:30 a.m. and the 1-mile fun run/walk starts at 9:45 a.m. Registration is $30 for the 5Ks and $15 for the 1-miler through March 17. Prices go up after that.
The course is in the open space behind the Burlington County Library on Woodland Road.
There will be prizes for:
- top three individual fundraisers
- top three team fundraisers
- top male and female overall finishers in the 5K run
- top male and female with a dog overall finishers in the 5K run
- top three male and female finishers in the 5K run in the following age groups: 19 and under; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; 60 and over.
The award ceremony will be at 11 a.m. and our Fifth Annual Barb Feldstein Memorial Raining Cats & Dogs Pet Fest starts immediately afterward.
Lead or join a team: Fundraising, running and/or walking is always more fun with friends, family or co-workers.Paw Prints 5K Run/Walk fundraising teams can consist of two to 10 people and must raise a minimum of $250 in pledges/donations. All team members will receive a t-shirt and race back pack. Help us save lives and spread awareness.
Volunteer: We'll need the support of more than 40 volunteers to make this a successful run/walk to support the homeless animals in our community. Be part of this fun-filled day by lending a hand. Click here to sign up.
For complete information and to register, visit the Paw Prints 5K Run/Walk race page.
Here are some forms that will help you fundraise, as well as the registration form:
- Paw Prints registration form -- if you want to mail in the form with a check
- Fundraising tips
- Paw Prints pledge sheet
- Paw Prints quilt fundraising tool -- have your friends fill it in!
You also can download and print a flier promoting the Paw Prints 5K to hang up in your gym and sporting goods stores.
Thanks to our sponsors!
- Stevenson Supply
- Bowman & Company LLP
- Family & Co. Jewelers
- Professional Services Agency Inc.
- Dadz Bar and Grill
- Pat McKenna Realtors
- Dr. A. Christopher Oswald
- Bradley Funeral Home
- Legg Mason
- Denton Vacuum
- Retro Fitness
- Friends of Ron
- Karen's Diva Dog Pet Spa
- A&D Landscaping
- Breakthru Physical Therapy and Fitness
- Medford Animal Hospital
- Bakanas Flowers & Gifts
- Cornerstone Foot and Ankle, Mount Holly
- Rastelli Market
- Marlton Cosmetic Implant Dentistry
- Harriet's Energy Solutions
- Delran Target
- Artistic Metered Concrete
- Wegman's Mount Laurel
- Bill Murray Walking Team
- Barbara Ambrose -- Pampered Chef consultant
- CFB Promotional Products
- Billig Jewelers
- Peticote Veterinary Clinic
- Mount Holly Bicycles
- Medford Ford
- The Style Lounge
- Sebastian Rohan, Weichert Realtor
- Fulton Bank of New Jersey
- JoAnne Caramelo, Arbonne consultant
- RPM Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc.