Events
At The Royal Poinciana Plaza

Race of Hope 5K Race

Jan 27 8:00 am – 10:30 am West Courtyard

Lace up your sneakers and join Hope for Depression Research Foundation (HDRF) in Palm Beach at the 2019 Race of Hope to Defeat Depression. This event will raise awareness and funds for urgent depression research. Grand Marshals Audrey Gruss and Scott Snyder will lead participants on a beautiful 5k (3.1 mile) route that starts at The Royal Poinciana Plaza and travels along the waterfront North Lake Trail and scenic streets of Palm Beach, Florida.

Particpants & cheering fans alike will enjoy this high-spirited event that is family-focused, inspiring and fun. All participants will receive a finisher hat, t-shirt, long sleeve 1/4 zip tech shirt and a finisher medal.

100% of funds raised will go directly to brain research that will transform the way depression is viewed, diagnosed, treated and prevented.

This is a rain or shine event with strollers & dogs welcome. 100 percent of proceeds go directly to depression research. Your contribution will save lives!

 

REGISTER HERE!

 

RACE OF HOPE COMMITTEE

Donna & William Acquavella • Julie Araskog • Mashi & Manucher Azmudeh • Bruce Bierman & WIlliam Secord • Robert BIshop • James Borynack & Adolfo Zaralegui • Annabelle & Denis Coleman • Howard Cox • Deborah & Philippe Dauman • Mrs. Marvin Davidson • Jackie Weld Drake • Diana & Llwyd Ecclestone • Michael & Annie Falk • Tina Fanjul • Alexander Federbush • Frances & Jeffrey Fisher • WIlliam Flaherty • Gay & Stanley Gaines • Susie & Vere Gaynor • Judith Giuliani • Roni & Gerry Goldsmith • Mrs. Todd Goodwin • Darcy Gould • Myrna Haft • Mai Hallingby • Alexia Hamm Ryan • Ira & Nicki Harris • Mr. & Mrs. Charles B. Johnson • Y. Michele Kang • Eleanora Kennedy • Iris & William Kontes • Dr. Ernst and Nataly Langner • Amb. & Mrs. Howard Leach • Susan Lloyd • Karin Luter • Carol Mack • Nicola & Jeff Marcus • Bonnie McElveen-Hunter • Muffy & Donald Miller • Renee & Carlos Morrison • Lucy Musso • Linda Olsson • Jeff Pfeifle and Dave Granville • Sallie Phillips • Pauline Pitt • Dan Ponton • Tom Quick • Hilary Geary Ross • Vera Serrano • Dan & Mary Stanton • Debbie & Jack Thomas • Lis Waterman • Jackie Weld Drake • Lynne Wheat & Thomas Petterfy • Clelia & Thomas Zacharias • Jere Zenko

RACE OF HOPE JUNIOR COMMITTEE

Loy Anderson • Bettina Anderson • Samantha Cerny • Tanner Cline • Andres Fanjul • Nico Fanjul • Sean Flannery • Sabra Kirpatrick • Wyatt Koch • Robert Leidy • Chris Levitt • Brandon Phillips • Nic Roldan • David Thompson

EVENT SCHEDULE & DETAILS

• 1/23/19 – Online RACE Sign-Up Closes

• 1/26/19 – Early Packet Pick-Up

– Sign-Up & Pick-Up at The Royal Poinciana Plaza: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

• 1/27/19 – Race Day

– Pick-Up & Event Sign-Up: The Royal Poinciana Plaza 6:30 a.m. – 7:40 a.m. (sharp)

– Opening Ceremony: 7:45 a.m.

– Race Begins: 8:00 a.m. (sharp)

– Breakfast Treats Served: 8:15 a.m.

– Awards Ceremony & Prizes: 9:00 a.m.

PARTICIPANTS AWARDS & PRIZES

– Event Wraps: 10:30 a.m.

All race participants will receive a hat, long sleeve tech shirt & a finisher medal.

Fundraising Awards:

You can lead the pack by raising additional funds for research! Fundraising Awards will be presented on the day of the Race to the top three individual fundraisers and top three team captain fundraisers, based on fundraising dollars raised by January 25, 2019. If you raise the following amounts, you will receive a special gift following the event:

• Raise $250: Race of Hope gift

• Raise $1,000 or more: Race of Hope gift and day of event recognition

Age Division Awards:

Medals will be awarded to the top 3 male & female finishers in each age divison.

Overall Awards:

The Top 3 Males & 3 Females to finish the race will earn great prizes!

• $600 Bank Gift Card for 1st place

• $400 Bank Gift card for 2nd place

• $250 Bank Gift Card for 3rd place.

EVENT PARKING
Complimentary event parking is available to participants in The Royal Poinciana Plaza parking lot.

MORE INFO
For more race day and sponsorship information, visit us at www.hopefordepression.org/events or contact Kelli Teglas at kt@hopefordepression.org or 212-676-3208.

STAY CONNECTED
Be sure to follow Hope for Depression Research Foundation using the links below to receive updates throughout the year.

For more information, contact 212.676.3208 or click here to send us an email.