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Join us for the 18th Annual Hope Run!
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Ames Middle School 

Register Now!

Registration Information:

  • $30 – Adult Early Bird (through April 30)
  • $35 – Adult (May 1 – June 14)
  • $40 – Adult Walk-Ups (June 15-16)
  • $10 – Youth 12 & under
  • Free for Mary Greeley Mileage Club participants who run 30 miles or more! Promo code will be provided to those eligible at the conclusion of the Mileage Club in May.

Each registration includes:

Tech shirt for adult sizes, cotton t-shirt for youth sizes (shirt size not guaranteed for registrations received after May 31), post-race refreshments and participation ribbon for all youth ages 12 & under.

100% of your registration fee supports Mary Greely Hospice!

Event Schedule

Early Packet Pick-up: Friday, June 15 from 11:30 AM – 5:00 PM at First National Bank (405 5th St., Ames)

6:45 AM – 7:45 AM- Race Day Packet Pick-Up and Walk-Up Registration

8:00 AM – 5K Race (chip timed)

8:05 AM – 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk (not timed)

9:00 AM – Hope Run Jr. (distances suitable for children 10 & under)

  • Ages 6 & under (50 yards)
  • Ages 7-8 (100 yards)
  • Ages 9-10 (200 yards

9:15 AM – Awards

  • Trophies to top overall 5K male and female
  • Medals to top 3 finishers in 14 categories
  • Participation ribbons to all youth ages 12 & under

Not a runner? Volunteers are also needed!

Our biggest need is for volunteers. We are looking for people to help with the pre-race set up, packet pick-up, route and traffic control, refreshment distributors along the route, and post-race clean up. All shifts will go from approximately 7:15 – 9:30 AM.

Register as a Volunteer

2018 Planning Committee

Co-Chairs: Kim Hanna and Jenny Veale

Committee Members: Kathleen Foster-Wendel, Pam Hallenbeck, Belinda Meis, Jolene Randall, Mel Rowan, Heather Bray and Ann Espinosa

About Mary Greeley Hospice

Israel Family Hospice House

Mary Greeley Medical Center Hospice provides care and support for terminally ill patients and their families with a focus on maintaining dignity and quality of life. Our skilled and compassionate staff provides care at home, as well as education for caregivers. We also assist patients and family with seeking alternatives to living at home, such as our Israel Family Hospice House.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

These events wouldn't be possible without the generous support from donors to the Mary Greeley Foundation.

See the Sponsorship Program

Honor A Loved One 

Join us in support of these services that mean so much to our community. Whether you purchase a sign in honor of a loved one or simply make a gift to support Mary Greeley Hospice, you can make a difference.

Uhlenhopp Family

Make a Gift Today

Thank you for supporting Hope Run for Mary Greeley Hospice.

Mileage Club

Mileage Club

Mileage Club participants who run or walk 30 miles or more receive a free registration for Hope Run for Hospice! 

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Contact Us

MGMC Foundation
1111 Duff Ave.
Ames, IA 50010
515-239-2147
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