Until October 31, runners may compete as a team, or as an individual starting at the Friends of the Mississippi River in St. Paul, Minnesota. Runners may choose their distance goals and may arrive in La Crosse Wisconsin for the 150 Mile Challenge, Moline, Illinois for the 350 Mile Challenge, and St. Louis, Missouri for the 600 Mile Challenge.
The Sprout for Kids Foundation is one of the benefactors for the races and will receive $10 per registration, plus 100% of any online donations by utilizing the following code to sign up https://bit.ly/3kehdE2!
Teams have 30 days to complete their goal distance, and individuals will have 90 days from the time they start their journey. This race benefits the Sprouts for Kids Foundation, a LOCAL non-profit that raises money and goods to be donated directly to families, schools, and organizations in La Crosse and the surrounding area. Proceeds will specifically go to support La Crosse Bar & Restaurant Relief Fund.
What: Mississippi River Run: Distance Challenge
When: Through October 31, 2020
Where: Friends of the Mississippi River in St. Paul, Minnesota
Sprout for Kids is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that is 100% volunteer run, and all the dollars raised go right to where they are needed. Since its inception Sprout for Kids Foundations has worked with a multitude of area nonprofits and organizations including; Habitat for Humanity, The Boys and Girls Club, Hunger Task Force, Valley View Rotary, Rotary After Hours, Joe Was Just Joe Foundation, Kiwanis, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, Kane Street Community Garden, The North La Crosse Business Association, New Horizons and many more.