Youth Pride Inc, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States

Start Date

05/23/2022

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Activities: Virtual race, 5K (3.1 Miles)

 

JOIN US: Every step forward for LGBTQ youth makes all of the difference! 

On Monday, May 23rd at 6 PM, meet YPI Board Members and Staff at the Youth Pride, Inc. Center (743 Westminster St)  for a leisurely walk through Providence, making pit stops at shops and restaurants along the route that sponsors YPI! This will kick off our 2 week long Virtual 5k fundraiser! 

Here’s how you can participate in our Virtual 5k fundraiser: 

Runners, bicyclists, walkers, and strollers alike can participate in this virtual event anytime between Monday, May 23, and Wednesday, June 8.

With many people still working from home and finding more time to get in a daily run or walk, the virtual 5K will make your miles count and help LGBTQ+ youth across the Ocean State and beyond! Log your steps on your own time and share via this page! 

The $25 registration fee will help YPI's mission to meet the unique needs of youth and young adults impacted by sexual orientation and gender identity/expression discrimination- Youth pride is the premier organization in Rhode Island working to end the homophobia and transphobia in environments in which LGBTQ+ youth and young adults live, work and play.  

Your registration fee will directly support our Basic Needs Pantry, Case Management, and Mental Health Services, crucial lifelines we provide to any youth under 23 that walks through our doors, completely free of charge.

If you don’t want to run, cycle or walk, that’s okay.  You can still register as a fundraiser, receive a YPI t-shirt, or donate through our race page!

Race times will be posted online as runners upload their results between 5/23 and 6/8.  While there are no prizes awarded for the fastest times, there could be one or two surprise chances to win a token of our appreciation for registered participants!

Be sure to tag us in your photos using @ypi_ri on Instagram or @youthprideri on Facebook. 

For more information about YPI Virtual 5K 2022, check out our Facebook Event Page

For more information on what we do at Youth Pride, Inc., check out our website or take a look at our short video

We are so grateful to have your ongoing support. We know that with you by our side, anything is possible!

 

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. YPIVirtual5k

    Activity Starts: 5/23/2022 18:00 - Activity Ends: 6/8/2022 12:00
    Registration opens : 4/25/2022 16:17
    Activity type: Virtual race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 4/25/2022 16:17
      Registration closes : 6/8/2022 23:59
      Race fee : $25.00
      Processing fee : $2.45


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