||November is National Adoption Month.
*******WE ARE ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS ON RACE DAY. HOWEVER, WE DO NOT HAVE ANY MORE SHIRTS FOR LATE REGISTRATIONS. ***************
Runners, walkers, families, and spectators are welcome to celebrate adoption. Female and male runners will be awarded first place medals for the designated age categories.
All individuals who register on or after Oct. 25, will not receive a shirt. However, all runners are welcome to run and are eligible for first place medals.**** All proceeds from this event will be used to pay for advertisements, brochures, and publicity to promote adoption.
* Racers are asked to make a minimum donation of $30.
* Walkers who register on or after Oct. 25 are asked to register here and to make a donation via this website, or to mail a donation to: The Gingerbread Run for Adoption, P.O. Box 367, Boone, IA, 50036.
* A family of 4 walkers is asked to make a minimum donation of $42.
All paid participants will receive 3 coupons to receive their choice of beverages, fruit, bagels, and/or gingerbread cookies, and coupons to local businesses.
Race categories: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60+.
T-shirts can only be picked up at the event.
Sponsors of the event include Youth and Shelter Services (YSS), Variety The Children's Charity, Iowa KidsNet, AMP-Achieving Maximum Potential, and The National Center for Adoption.