The Children's Home Celebrates 90 Years with Race the Trails Event

Published 05/12 2014 12:55PM

Updated 05/12 2014 05:19PM

The Children's Home is excited to host the inaugural Race the Trails event at The Children's Home Trails at 9th and Helium on May 17th and May 18th. There are several events to choose from, which include a 4.1 mile trail run on May 17th at 9 a.m., a duathlon beginning at 2 and on May 18th a mountain bike race beginning at 10 a.m. For more information about the event, visit The Children's Home Trails Facebook page or contact Mary Alt at 352-5771. All registration fees benefit The Children's Home.

From The's Children's Home:
"We're so excited to be able to offer this adventure to the community," says Chairperson Cody Rogers owner of Junk Monkey, "plus, it is going to help the kids at the Home!"

"We are excited to invite and host the public at The Children's Home Trails," states Darrin Murphy, President of The Children's Home. "We hope this inaugural event becomes an enjoyable tradition each year for runners and bikers looking for trail opportunities. It is going to be a great event that benefits kids and the great work of The Children's Home in Amarillo. This is a great opportunity to participate in a fantastic event and support fantastic kids all at the same time. We look forward to seeing you at The Childrens Home Trails on May 17th and 18th. Thanks for your support of The Children's Home and The Children's Home Trails."

Celebrating 90 years, The Children's Home in Amarillo, Texas has been providing life-impacting care for children since March of 1924 - believing in generational change through children.

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