This timed 5K run will be held on the Dade City (East) Campus of Pasco-Hernando State College.
Overall, Masters, and Age Group awards will be presented.
Isaac Wetherington was born in October of 2010 with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome to parents Jason and Stephanie Wetherington. Tragically, after already enduring 3 open heart surgeries, Isaac, died in May of 2012 while in the CICU at Boston Children’s Hospital.
100% of proceeds from this event will benefit the Ethan Lindberg Foundation. Here is some of what the Ethan Lindberg Foundation does to help children with congenital heart disease (CHD) and their families.
-Lease two apartments to provide long-term housing for families traveling to Boston Children's Hospital for cardiac care.
-Provide direct financial grants to families to offset the cost of travel and long-term hospital stays.
-Fund research focused on a treatment for diastolic dysfunction using stem cells.
-Fund research and programs to help doctors and parents make the best possible decisions together.
-Fund Music Therapy for children inpatient on the cardiac floor at Boston Children's Hospital.
-Created and host Restoring a Mother's Heart, a retreat for bereaved mothers whose children have died from chronic illness.
Thank you VERY MUCH to our sponsors!
Jim's Tire and Wheels of Dade City: https://www.jimstire.net/
Village Toyota/Cadillac of Homosassa: https://www.villagetoyota.com/ https://www.villagecadillac.com/