We're excited to extend a heartfelt invitation to you to join us for the Justice and Mercy 5K Walk/Run, a celebration of the power of mentorship, hosted by Global Horizons, our fiscal sponsor. We are deeply honored to be one of the beneficiaries of this event. These funds will aid our expansion efforts in Colombia, South America where we will be partnering with the Christian foundation, "Fundación Niños de Paz," to hire two new Mentor a Mentor instructors to provide martial arts and robotics classes to underserved youth (see pictures below).
Here are the key details:
📅 Date: Saturday, October 7, 2023
📍 Location: Lake Phalen, St. Paul, MN
🕒 Time: 11:00 am Javier, Becca and Cara have set a goal to engage 40 enthusiastic participants in this event! Would you consider participating in one of the following ways?
1. Run/Walk: Join Becca for the 5K or walk/run with your family. You can sign up and pay here ($10/students; $25/adults). 2. Fundraise: Participate in the 5K and encourage your friends and family to sponsor you. Sign up and pay here, people can sponsor runners here. 3. Enjoy the Day: Register and pay for the event, even if you don't run/walk. Spend quality time with Becca, Javier, and their family while enjoying the beautiful park, international food, yard games and art. 4. Sponsor Becca: Sponsor Becca as she runs the 5K. 5. Donate: Make a general donation to this event or considering being an official sponsor, assisting numerous Christian missions globally. Find out more about these ministries here. 6. Pray: Pray for Mentor a Mentor and for this event! If you have any questions, need further details or are trying to make an international donation, please reach out to us. Justice and Mercy 5K Event Schedule: Arrival - 11 AM: Join us in the backyard of GHI Board Members Nan and David Muhovich's house, just across the street from Lake Phalen (1205 Hawthorne Ave E, Saint Paul, MN 55106).
Kick-off – 11:15 AM Run Start - 11:30 AM Games Start - 11:45 AM – 1:30 PM Global Art Sale - 11:45 AM – 1 PM Global Food Sale - 12:30 PM Closing – 1:30 PM
Thank you for your support!
Children in Colombia, South America at Fundación Niños de Paz.
Empowering adolescents through innovative programs is crucial in this community. Limited opportunities can place them at risk, leading to challenges like drug use, prostitution, and violence.
Cara, Mentor a Mentor's new program director, and her husband Sergio, meeting with Isaias and Patricia, Directors of 'Fundacion Niños de Paz' in Colombia, South America.