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5K Run/Walk

Saint Vincent Academy, Newark’s only private, Catholic college-preparatory school for girls, has served the Greater Newark community since 1869 under the sponsorship of its founders, The Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth of New Jersey. The Academy commits all resources to the growth and development of students struggling against racial, gender and economic obstacles. The Run/Walk in Newark's Branch Brook Park is a fundraiser for tuition aid for deserving students who value their education at Newark's landmark school, SVA. Your participation in this event is deeply appreciated.

Race Details

Date: Saturday, May 6, 2017

Time: Check-in at 8:00 A.M.

Run Time: 9:00 A.M.

Walk Time: 9:10 A.M.

Where: Branch Brook Park

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Two Ways to Register

Individual Sponsor 

Please consider raising money for SVA by having your friends and family support your participation. Individuals interested in supporting SVA's mission, please click the attachment here. 

Corporate Sponsor

Businesses interested in supporting SVA's mission, please click the attachment here.

Please note awards will be given to the first three runners and walkers to cross the finish line.


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A special thank you to our initial underwriters of SVA's first 5K Run/Walk

Geraldine Aine, Mariana Cassidy, Regina and Emmett Daly, Dr. Kenneth Donovan DPM, Mary and Gerry Gannon, Hon.Tom Giblin, Ellen Kelly, Michael and Anne King, Mike and Kathy Long,

Paula and Bill Marino, Rosanne and Greg Matzat, Gerry and Laura Sullivan.

Sponsorship opportunities continue to be available. 

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