MT. PLEASANT. – The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports and the Michigan Fitness Foundation have endorsed the 10th Annual Central Michigan HIV/AIDS 5k Rainbow run/walk event as a quality physical activity event through the Pure Michigan FITness Series endorsement program.
Central Michigan District Health Department (CMDHD) is committed to the belief that all people have dignity and worth and are entitled to the highest quality of life by providing a voice, leadership, education, medical and basic need support services for those people affected and living with HIV/AIDS. Our 10th Annual Central Michigan HIV/AIDS 5k Rainbow walk/run is aimed to educate the community, reduce HIV/AIDS related stigma, and raise funds to help people who have been diagnosed and living with HIV/AIDS within the state of Michigan. Proceeds from this event will help provide comprehensive support including; medical care, case management, social service referrals to address needs such as insurance, primary medical care, food, housing, transportation and counseling.
This will be the 10th year Central Michigan District Health Department has put on a HIV/AIDS 5k fundraiser. This year’s fundraiser is a rainbow run/walk using colored powder. The event will be held at Island Park, starting at the South Shelter, in Mt. Pleasant, MI on Saturday, September 21st.
This family friendly event is a great opportunity to help give back and take part in our community. To register,
log onto https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/MtPleasant/10thAnnualHIVAIDSRainbowRun.