Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Pam's Run 2016 - "Neighbors Helping Neighbors"

Honoring the Legacy of Neighbor Brigade Founder Pam Manikas Washek and Supporting the "Neighbors Helping Neighbors" Movement she Ignited 

Sunday, October 16, 2016 – 10:00 am, Wayland, MA

WHO/WHAT: Neighbor Brigade, a non-profit organization that mobilizes local volunteers to help their neighbors during times of crisis, will hold its 4th annual fundraising event Pam's Run on Sunday, October 16th, 2016. The event will include a chip-timed 5K Run/Walk and a 10K Run, beginning and ending at the Claypit Hill School, 40 Adams Lane, Wayland, MA.

There will also be fun for the entire family with a new Kids' Fun Run, live music, family activities, food truck, photo booth, age-group awards and cash prizes for top finishers. Thank you to our top level sponsors Circle Furniture, Vona Construction and Lynch Tree

WHY: Pam's Run brings together more than 1,000 passionate runners, volunteers, spectators, donors and corporate sponsors who care about those in need in their communities.Proceeds from Pam's run benefit Neighbor Brigade, the non-profit organization started by Founder Pam Manikas Washek who envisioned a caring community of "neighbors helping neighbors" during times of crisis. Pam's Run honors the memory of Pam and supports the movement she ignited – now celebrating its 6th Anniversary. Washek's sister Joanna Manikas and niece Jayme Nowland are co-chairing the race planning

WHEN: Sunday, October 16th, 10:00 a.m.

** Registration opens at 8:15 am. Children ages 2-7 who want to participate in the Kids' Fun Run must register as well. Family activities, live music and food for all will be hosted throughout the event.

WHERE: Claypit Hill School, 40 Adams Lane, Wayland, Mass

REGISTER: To register for Pam's Run or to join a team visit Early-bird

SPONSOR: The organizers are actively seeking sponsors, in-kind donations and volunteers for race registration includes a free t-shirt and is $30 for 5k and $35 for 10k before September 29; Discounts for teams of 8 or more. 

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You can help the Franklin Neighbor Brigade. Information on the group can be found on the internet at

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