Thanks 4 Giving

Thanks 4 Giving
November 23, 2011 jflojennings
In Mommy Blog, Mommy Blogs

By: Heddi Nieuwsma

da19e5_80287a0229844a23b43ce81a9b9e3ecb_mv2On Thanksgiving morning, my family and I will be at the Thanks 4 Giving Road Race & Walk, which supports Alternative House’s transitional housing program for survivors of domestic violence.

This race has become somewhat of a tradition for our family, as 2011 marks our third year participating.

It’s a wonderful way to begin the holiday because we’re supporting a great charity, spending time with family and friends, and burning some calories before the big meal! There’s still time to register for the 5K run/walk or 10K race, so please consider signing up. The race starts at 8:00 AM at 40 Old Ferry Road in Lowell.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Comments (4)

  1. You had a beautiful day for a run today, Heddi! Happy Thanksgiving!

  2. Heddi 9 years ago

    Hi Susan! Yes, the weather was beautiful yesterday, even though it was a bit chilly. Hope you and your family had a great Thanksgiving!

  3. Amy 9 years ago

    Heddi
    It was an awesome day for the run yesterday!! I ran with my 9 year old, though he is much faster then me. My goal was for both of us to finish which we did!!

    • Heddi 9 years ago

      Amy, that’s great!! How wonderful that you ran with your son. I hope I can talk my boys into doing this someday when they’re older…

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