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5k color fun run/walk event

Frontier high school 44870 Route 7, New Matamoras OH 45768
Frontier high school 5k color fun run/walk event -The My School Color Run/Walk will feature a 3.1 mile route. Throughout the course participants will experience color splash zones where you will be doused in color

You can register online at or contact Tara Hays at 740-865-4322 or email Tara at

Parkinson’s Awareness Day

Ohio Valley University 1 Campus View Dr, Vienna, WV 26105
Join us by the flag pole at 2pm to walk to raise awareness. Together we can raise awareness and celebrate the importance of movement for all of us.

First Settlement Physical Therapy is partnering with Ohio Valley University and the National Parkinson Foundation to provide awareness for Parkinson’s disease. All attendees can receive a free screening.

F.M.I. - Amanda Schell 304-489-2230 or Kecia Barr 304-295-3060

Walk to End Alzheimer's

Point Park/Downtown Parkersburg
This walk is to raise funds to further the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association. The end of Alzheimer's starts with YOU. Come join the fight.

F.M.I. Kelli Lewis, 304-865-6775

Suicide Prevention Walk

City Park, Parkersburg
Annual American Federation for the Prevention of Suicide Out of the Darkness Walk. Speakers, snacks, walk, support information.

Liz Ford, 304-485-1721 ext. 214,

Color Run

Frontier High School 44870 State Route 7 New Matamoras, OH 45767
Frontier High School Color Run - This fundraiser will benefit the Frontier High School Junior Class and help them fund raise for their 2016 prom.

The students of Frontier High School and members of the surrounding communities will walk, jog, and run their way toward a healthier life while raising funds for the school. They will celebrate with a color run where participants will be doused in colored celebration powder.The walk/run will be a 5k (3.1 miles) in length and will travel on a fun color course for all ages to enjoy.

Registration is $25 before September 4th and includes a color packet and a t-shirt. Interested participants can register for the run by completing a paper registration or by visiting our event page.

F.M.I. - Tara Hays (740)473-1149