The 3rd annual Race for the Cause 10K & 5K Walk/Run, sponsored by OneADP El Paso, returns this weekend.
The event is scheduled for June 8th at ADP located at 7651 San Felipe Drive here in El Paso. Of the funds raised during the event, 50% stays here in El Paso and goes to the Borderland Rainbow Center and the other 50% goes to The Center in New York City,
This year, officials with the Race for the Cause have set the goal of 700 registered participants, with the proceeds from those participants going to help both a local and an NYC center, helping LGBTQ community members.
The funds raised locally will go to The Borderland Rainbow Center’s mission is to create a community space in which lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex people and their allies can heal, grow, and empower themselves and others.
The BRC offers a wide variety of support groups, LGBT Cultural Competency Trainings, a food pantry, and substance-free social events for the community.
The match will go to The Center in New York City. The Center fosters a welcoming environment where everyone is celebrated for who they are, and is fully committed to providing HIV and AIDS services to the community.
All are welcome to register for the event by clicking here. As early registration is closed, the sign up fee is now $25.00 plus applicable fees, as well as on Race Day.
Race Day Packet Pick Up will be from 6:00AM – 6:45AM and the 10K Run, 5K Run, 1 Mile Walk , and 5K Run will begin at 7AM.