(West Plains) – The employees of Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative have fielded a team of 24 participants for the Ozarks Medical Center Fun Run, to be held this Saturday, April 20, in West Plains.
In addition to the registration fees for the event, the team raised an extra $120 to donate to the Fun Run, which benefits patients of the OMC Cancer Treatment Center.
The event kicks off at 9 a.m. Saturday and includes a 5K and a 1.5 mile walk/run. Races begin at the Shaw Medical Building, 1111 Kentucky Avenue, home to the OMC Cancer Treatment Center. Participants forming a team of five or more receive $5 off individual registrations and compete for the team spirit award. Awards will also be presented to the top 5K finishers. The 1.5 mile walk/run is a non-competitive event.
Participants may register at OMC Public Relations Department in Parkway Center off Porter Wagoner Boulevard in West Plains or online through active.com. For more information, a registration form or a registration link, visit www.ozarksmedicalcenter.com/funrun.asp or call 417-257-6735. Participants may also register the day of the event beginning at 7:30 a.m.at the Shaw Medical Building.