FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
One in eight women will develop depression at some point in their lives, but roughly 1000 Regina residents come together to run or walk for women’s mental health.
REGINA – On Saturday, June, 1st, 2019 nearly 1000 will gather to run/walk in the SHOPPERS LOVE. YOU. Run for Women. The event is held in 17 cities across Canada and has raised more than $6 million dollars since 2013.
Shoppers Drug Mart is a proud champion of putting women’s health first, helping those in the queen city since 2015, the Run for Women has raised over $100,000 for Family Service Regina’s Art for the Heart program. The program promotes emotional well-being for women who are in need of healing due to trauma; it allows for therapeutic self-expression through creative arts and crafts.
WHERE: Behind the TC Douglas Building- 3475 Albert Street, Regina, SK.
WHEN: June 1st, 2019
- 8:30 a.m.: 1K Little Steps
- 8:55 a.m.: Welcome and Warm-up
- 9:15 a.m.: 10K start
- 9:30 a.m.: 5K start
WHO: Honourable Laura Ross to bring greetings.
We invite the media to attend the 1K Little Steps kick-off and the welcome and warm-up.
Refreshments, snacks and the coveted swag bag provided.
For more information contact,
Carissa Trenton, Communications & Fund Development
Family Service Regina CELL: 306-591-7751