It takes a VILLAGE to make a WORLD of difference

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It takes a VILLAGE to make a WORLD of difference Race Description

It takes a VILLAGE to make a WORLD of difference!

Run, walk or stroll for a cause!  Walk a lap around the beautiful park or 3 times around for a 5k.  Just come enjoy the beautiful walking paths and crisp fall air here in Idaho while walking for a cause! 


When:  October 28th, 2017 

Time:   11:00am

Where: Kleiner Park in Meridian, Idaho 

(entries close - Wednesday, October 25th)


TACO bar provided by Casa Mexico 

$10 per person (11:30-12:30) 

free to entry participants


Silent Auction: 11:00-1:00pm

Live Auction : 12:00-1:00pm 

All events near surrounding Kleiner Park Amphitheatre

LIVE Auction items:

Grand auction item: Cabin retreat in Garden Valley, Idaho (7 day , 6 night, sleeps 16) Valued at $3500  (AMAR FAMILY)

St. George, Utah condo - 3 night weekend getaway with Salt Lake Express transportation - valued at $1000 (PRICE FAMILY)

Eastern Idaho - "Glamping retreat" - 2 nights with an hour pass at the CableFacotory park and hour Paddle boarding - valued at $200 (KESLER FAMILY)

Salt Lake Express - 2 round trip tickets from any of their locations - Valued starting at $400 (SALT LAKE EXPRESS)


SILENT auction items:

Lipsense gift set (Meg Rowe)

Premier Designs Necklace set (Dawn Rising)

Nail/Spa Gift basket (Elma Dzanic)

Running gift basket - valued at $100 (Shu's Idaho Running Co.)

Hair Love, - valued at $250  (Kaley Sparling)

GrillDocs Grill Cleaning - valued at $150

Massage Certificaltes - valued at $85 (Dedicated Healing Hands) 


Beverly has recently earned her way into a unique 2nd chance opportunity as a former state titleholder to possibly earn the title of "Mrs. Of the Americas", which she would then, compete at Mrs World on December 16th 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa!  She, and 11 other title holders around the nation is fundraising for 4 national organizations as sponsored by Mrs. America during the month of October only!  The charities are: MADD, SUSAN G. KOMEN and VICTORIA's VOICE and the NATIONAL COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE. All proceeds from this fundraiser event will be distributed through the 4 charities as "votes" in sending Beverly to Mrs. World as "Mrs. Of the Americas" titleholder!


Votes accepted here also: ($2.50 each)


This event has been organized by Beverly Hartle, a resident of Meridian, Idaho and former Mrs. Idaho America 2012. She has currently served as a staff member for the Mrs. Idaho America pageant over the last 5 years since her reign ended.  Beverly is a 48 year old wife, mother of 4 children, and "Glamma" to one grand-daughter.  She has run well over 50 fun/run races over the last 12 years...including 14 Half Marathons, and is currently training for her first Ultra Marathon (50k) in San Francisco next month.  She loves challenging herself while motivating and inspiring others to step outside their comfort zones, learning to feel confident in their own bodies and knowing they CAN achieve great things with positive thinking and goals!  She believes that age is just a number and that staying FIT, feeling FAB and having FUN and smiling on her life's journey, is what keeps her positive and young at heart!  Competing for an ULTRA marathon in November and perhaps an ULTRA pageant in December would be the icing on the cake for continuing to inspire, motivate and encourage women that no dream is ever unachievable if you just allow yourself to SHINE! 

She is thrilled for the opportunity to be a conduit in fundraising for charities close to her heart with friends and family who have been impacted in one way or anotherthrough what these causes represent.  She, herself experienced a breast cancer scare this past summer and encourages all women over 40 to schedule their mammograms annually.  Beverly would love your support as you come walk with her "in memory", "celebration" or "in tribute" for a cause close to your heart and your family's.  Through generosity, donations and support for these charities is why she's decided to accept this challenge and would thrilled to represent Idaho once again and all of America at Mrs World!! 


Each registrant receives:

-- Long-sleeve PERFORMANCE shirt with event logo/sponsors provided by High Desert Prints. 

-- Lunch - TACOS...Beverly's FAVE!!!  Provided by Casa Mexico (Also her Fave!) ...ticket required if you are not a participant Or have an entry. 

Event includes:

Silent Auction items up for bidding during event from 11:00 - 1:00pm

Live Auction starts at 12:00 

Special guest appearance from newly crowned Mrs. Idaho America 2018, Kimberly Zweiger!


Unable to attend event, but wish to DONATE or SPONSOR?

DONATE here:


Thank You to all your support and contribution to these causes!  You are ALL appreciated!


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  • Location: Meridian, ID 83646
  • Race Date: 2017/10/28 11:00:00 AM (Saturday)
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