Join us at the Bier Distillery 5K (or 1 mile walk) in Comstock Park, MI on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Start time is 11:00 am. The 5K and 1 mile route will utilize the White Pine Trail system. A portion of the event proceeds will benefit www.hand2handbackpack.org of West Michigan. Our goal is to donate 500 items of non-perishable goods to this great non-profit! We ask that you bring 2 items per person (please refer to list of requested food items provided below). Participants will get a sample cocktail or craft soda courtesy of Bier Distillery after they finish the event.
Packet pickup will be held at Bier Distillery starting at 9 am on Saturday, May 6. Bier Distillery’s address is 5295 West River Dr NE #100, Comstock Park, MI 49321. Parking will be available at Bier Distillery and Moonlight Industries. Moonlight is a stones throw away from Bier Distillery, across West River Drive. There will be a shuttle available between Bier Distillery and Moonlight industries before and after the event. The start/finish area is in the Moonlight Industries parking lot, adjacent to the White Pine Trail. It is not safe to cross West River Drive on foot. Please use the provided shuttle.
What you get when you register
-Race t-shirt, guaranteed if you register by April 26
-Chip timing for 5K. 1 mile, self time please
-USATF certified 5K course
-Traffic free route
-Sample cocktail or regular sized craft soda
-Potential overall or age group award
-Bagels and fruit
Suggested food items for Hand2Hand to bring to the event are as follows:
– Boxes of Macaroni and Cheese
– 16 oz. plastic jars of peanut butter
– Canned vegetables (beans, mixed veggies, corn and peas)
– Canned spaghetti sauce (NO glass jars)
– Canned fruit
– Canned soup (no creamed soups)
– Cans of Spaghetti O’s or Ravioli
If you are unavailable to join us on May 6 and you still wish to donate food, you may drop off your food donation at Bier Distillery the week before May 6. Financial donations on this registration page are also welcome.
Hand2Hand feeds over 4,000 kids in 111 schools primarily in West Michigan. Hand2Hand delivers hope to hungry children – early childhood through high school – by mobilizing schools and churches to provide nutritious food over the weekends.