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Are you ready to lace up your running shoes and make a meaningful difference for warriors young and old? Join us for our Infants and Infantry 5k, a collaborative effort between Maine Veterans Program and the VOGM Support Network!
Maine Veterans Project aims to provide community and support to end veterans’ suicide, and the VOGM Support Network supports families whose child is diagnosed with VOGM, a rare life threatening brain AVM. They provide emotional, logistical, and financial support to get VOGM children to a specialist for life saving treatment!
With your help we can save lives!
A big thank you to Triumph Professional Cleaning Service for putting this together and hosting our event!
Date & Time: Saturday Nov 18th, 2023
Location: Washington Street Park in Brewer
Every step you take in this 5k run will make a meaningful impact. The VOGM Support Network, in partnership with dedicated Maine Veterans Project, empowers veterans who have valiantly served our country while extending its mission globally to help families get their VOGM (Vein of Galen Malformation) baby to life saving treatment. By participating in this 5k run, you're supporting Maine Veterans and contributing to the noble cause of aiding families and individuals facing the challenges of VOGM. Your involvement will help us continue to provide essential assistance and raise vital awareness about this condition, making a profound impact on countless lives. Join us in making a difference for veterans and VOGM-affected families alike.
1. Register: Sign up for the run and show your support for our Veterans and VOGM warriors.
2. Fundraise: Create a personal fundraising page and share it with your friends, family, and colleagues. Every donation, no matter the size, makes a difference.
3. Spread the Word: Help us reach more people by sharing this event on social media, using the hashtag #Infants&Infantry5k. Encourage others to join or donate.
- Inspiring Atmosphere: Be part of a community coming together to honor our veterans and show gratitude for their service.
- Commemorative Gear: Participants will receive a commemorative wrist band to remember this special event.
- Awards & Prizes: Top fundraisers and fastest runners will be recognized with trophies, celebrating their dedication and support.