Annual fundraising events go VIRTUAL in 2020!
This year from May 18 through Memorial Day, May 25 we will be raising funds and awareness for the Harbor Hospice Foundation and supporting The Leila & Cyrus Poppen Hospice Residence program. NEW this year the 39th Annual Fruitport Old Fashioned Days 5K run will benefit the Poppen Hospice Residence.
Run (or walk) and Ride in memory of a loved one!
Virtual events will be held the week of May 18 through Memorial Day, May 25. There will be no physical large gathering for the 5k or bike ride events this year. Runners, walkers, joggers and bikers register online and are encouraged to get outside during the week while practicing social distancing. Registration opens May 1 with a $5 minimum fee and crowdfunding to benefit the Poppen Hospice Residence in Fruitport Township.
Crowdfund support for your run or ride at http://bit.ly/2xyPg6f Top crowdfunder will win a surprise gift card and bike or run swag! Raise funds for your run or ride by creating a simple fundraising page and sharing link through Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Since 2006, the Fruitport and surround communities have supported the charity bike ride with almost $15,000 in proceeds benefiting our inpatient hospice program, The Leila & Cyrus Poppen Hospice Residence, which opened in 2005. Over 3,000 patients and families have called this their home at end-of-life.
Runners and walkers welcome! Registered participants will receive an email with instructions for timed and tracked race app for mobile phone. An out and back course that will take you through the rolling hills of Fruitport with medals for top finishers.
All ages are welcome! A downloadable map will be emailed to all registered riders for the 15 mile bike ride around spring lake. Please remember safety – we encourage everyone to wear a helmet.
To view 2019 Ride to Remember Photos please visit our Facebook page
Harbor Hospice, serving Muskegon, Oceana, Mason, Ottawa, and Newaygo counties.