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National Alliance To End Veteran Suicide
Welcome to Race 2 Save Veteran Lives, a program of the National Alliance To End Veteran Suicide (na2evs.org).
Lorenzo "The Juggernaut" Hunt
Bare Knuckle Fighting
Cruiserweight World Champion
for being our brand ambassador and creating this event, a "Race To Inspire" our Veterans and the nation!
The 5 Ws follow:
We are in a Race to Save The Lives of our Service Members and Veterans, with the highest spike in Veteran Suicide as the first 12 months from separation from the military. With the total statistic of Veteran Suicide at 20 / day, that is one life lost every 72 minutes (and the clock is ticking....).
This specific race is designed to inspire everyone into motion and that we can be united in one big T.E.A.M! It is also a collaboration opportunity for all organizations working with our Veterans and their families, providing great resources, services and connections.
There is an opportunity here for every American! We believe that "No one can DO EVERYTHING, BUT EVERYONE can do something". What is your something? Consider this as an entrance point for you, your family and your community.
For our Service Members and Veterans that are looking for your next mission, or anyone seeking a mission that is worthy of your life, consider our Volunteer Champions program.
For race fans, one idea would be for you to create a virtual Race 2 Save Veteran Lives around your favorite sport(s).
As a Virtual Race you get to choose what sport works best for you. It could be a boxing, yoga, aerobics, walk, run, stroll, a bike ride, a swim, a wheelchair race, a motorcycle rally, etc. Any activity of hours that you could do to honor the Service Members & Veterans in your family, your community or our nation.
Please let us know what creative ideas you have to express your Race 2 Save Veteran Lives.
Any time between the date you Register and midnight on December 31st 2022.
Anywhere you like, the choice is yours. Around a track in your city, your gym, your favorite hiking trails in wilderness, in your hospital ward, your favorite running location, on the beach as a family, in the pool with your friends, etc.
Your completion of the 20 Hour Challenge gives you one entry into the prize pool, at the Level 1 or 2 you entered.
Level 1: One $25 Visa Gift Card + select NA2EVS.org logo items
Level 2: One $100 Visa Gift Card + select NA2EVS.org logo items + special Race 2 Save Veteran Lives race jersey
Fundraising Goals and Rewards:
We encourage everyone to do a bit of FUNdRaising, where you let our site do the Raising and you share with your friends the FUNd. The easiest way to reach the goals and rewards below is to request this site 'Create Your Fundraiser on Facebook'.
Goals that trigger rewards: $250, $500, $1000
Rewards for the above: 50% of your registration fee + Coupon for Next Race Free Entrance.
Also, the top Fundraising Team + top Individual Fundraiser will receive Special Acknowledgment + NA2EVS.org logo items.
Honorarium or Memorial Gifts:
As one donates they can have it be (In Memorial Of, In Honor Of) to recognize those we have lost or those we have respect for.
Your Next Steps:
Please share this race widely across your networks.
Then signup as a Team or Individual, create your Fundraising URL, have this system 'Create Your Fundraiser on Facebook' and then start your first challenge effort. For those on a Fundraising Team, the donations roll up and total is shown at the Team Level.
For details on Creating Fundraisers on this site watch this video on: Create/Join a Fundraising Team
Print and wear your Digital Bib. Take photos of you wearing your Bib and post those on your personal Facebook page, and tag as follows:
@NationalAllianceToEndVeteranSuicide #NationalAllianceToEndVeteranSuicide #Race2SaveVets #EndVeteranSuicide
Login to RunSignup.com after each segment to post your results and photos over time.
Submit results for the hours challenge to earn your Digital Completion Certificate.
Please give a shout out to Lorenzo on Social Media and learn of his events and programs on JuggernautHunt.com
Have Fun, Be Safe and Thank You for who you are for our Service Members, Veterans, and their families!