Sunday Worship Service at 10:30am

Run for the House


Come Run for the House as Bethany Community Church hosts the fourth annual fundraising run/walk/kids obstacle course for My Sister's House, a transitional home in Washington, IL, for single women and their children ( Run for the House will be run on a cross country style 1.5 mile looped course. 

You can register for the race/walk/kids obstacle course by clicking HERE.

My Sister's House has a goal to communicate, facilitate and demonstrate the love and care of Christ to the women and children in the home. The hope is to provide tangible assistance to meet physical, emotional and spiritual needs. The ministry is funded solely through donations and is staffed by a team of volunteers. 100% of the proceeds from this event will go directly to My Sister's House. 

The Run for the House event will consist of a timed 5K and 10K as well as an untimed 1.5 mile walk and kids' obstacle course. Not up for a lap on our course or want to send your support from afar? You can donate to MSH any time! Donations can be sent to:
My Sister's House
c/o Mark and Tammy Herrmann
112 Hilldale Ave
Washington, IL 61571

Jogging strollers are welcome on the course, but please note that the course is not paved and is narrow in some areas. For safety reasons, no pets are allowed on the course.

Saturday, July 17, 2021
Held on the Bethany Trail at Bethany Community Church at 27265 Dutch Lane in Washington, IL.

Saturday, July 17 from 7-8:15am at the race site (BCC).

1.5 Mile Walk - 8am
1/4 Mile Kids' Obstacle Course - 8:30am
5K & 10K Start - 8:45am

Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female runners in both the 5K and 10K. These awards will be given after the the races are finished. All kids doing the obstacle course will receive a ribbon to be given at the end of the obstacle course. 

Register by June 28th to receive the early bird pricing. All 5K, 10K and walk participants will receive a race shirt. The kids' obstable course shirt is optional.
5K and Walk                        $30 / $35 after 6/28
10K                                      $35/$40 after 6/28
Kids' Obstacle Course         $15 (with shirt)
                                             $5  (without shirt)

In order to guarantee shirt availability, you must register by Friday, July 2nd. Shirts for those registering after then will be available as supplies last. Online registration closes 48 hours before the event, but you can register on race day during packet pick up at BCC from 7-8:15am.

For answers to all your questions, contact

Come Run for the House!

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