Boca Raton, Florida – November 2, 2018– Save the date for the 2019 Pirate Invasion 5K/10K Run/Walk, presented by PurePoint Financial, on February 2ndat Spanish River Park in Boca Raton, Florida. The annual event is quickly becoming a “must run” event in the greater Boca Raton community and welcomes adults and children of all ages to participate!
The Pirate Run, one of only four races sanctioned by the City of Boca Raton, features one of the most picturesque race courses alongside A1A with gorgeous beach-side views. The event is managed by Runners Edge Foundation.
Co-Chairmen David Jackson, Holly Meehan and Jennifer Rosemurgy welcome all for a morning of pirate-themed fun, costume contest, lawn games, great music, awards, a healthy breakfast, and a Kid Zone complete with bounce house, face painter, and an adorable children’s race for children under 9 years old.
Kick off the New Year in a healthy way and help raise awareness and much-needed funds for three amazing non-profits serving the Boca Raton Community – The Rotary Club of Boca Raton, Florence Fuller Child Development Centers, and The Boca Raton Children’s Museum. All proceeds will directly benefit the important community programs and services of these three agencies.
Put on your “Captains Hat,” find your mates and sign up to run in this unforgettable event! To Sign up for the run please visit: https://runsignup.com/Race/FL/BocaRaton/PirateInvasion5k10.
About Rotary of Boca Raton
The Rotary Club of Boca Raton, chartered in 1957, “Changes Lives and Builds Better Futures for vulnerable youth through college scholarships and mentoring. The club also hosts the annual Future Stars Performing Arts Competition. They have provided funding for the Children’s Reading Room at the Downtown Boca Raton Library, the Carousel at Sugar Sand Park as well as the fencing for the Boca Raton Children’s Museum.
About Florence Fuller Child Development Centers
For more than 45 years, FFCDC has made a difference for economically challenged children and families through education to help build a sense of renewed hope in their community. They’ve also prepared children for a lifetime commitment to learning and social achievement and have empowered their families to build a brighter future. Learn more at www.FFCDC.org.
About Boca Raton Children’s Museum
Boca Raton Children’s Museum is an affiliate of Florence Fuller Child Development Centers. The Museum has a 30-year history of providing enrichment programming to children and families in our community. Their mission to enhance the creative and critical thinking skills of children through the arts and humanities complements FFCDC’s work to use education to make a difference in the lives of low income families.