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  • Be part of an important movement to End Addiction and one of the fastest growing 5K races in Massachusetts!

    Published on February 29, 2020

    BRIDGEWATER, MA: Teen Challenge, a non-profit recovery program helping teens and adults for over 60 years, will host their 4th Annual Run to End Addiction at 9 AM at 131 Summer Street in Bridgewater, MA.

    Individuals may run, walk, support a team or start their own to be involved and Run to End Addiction.  Registration is open at runtoendaddiction.com.  For those who want to help fundraise please visit https://tinyurl.com/vl7a4y4.  Registration is available online until May 28th. On-site registration will open at 7:30 AM at the starting line. Tee shirts and lawn signs in memory of loved ones are also available. The tee shirt dead line is May 15th.  Those who place 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall, and also 1st place in each age group will receive awards.  The team with the most participants will receive the KAHIAN Cup. Participants are invited to enjoy music, awards, food and refreshments provided by Teen Challenge Catering and event sponsors after the race. Don’t miss a night of pre-race fun where you can pick up your bib and swag bag early on Friday, May 29th at Teen Challenge Massachusetts, 20 Clifton Ave in Brockton, MA from 7 to 10 pm. There will be a special guest speaker and Teen Challenge Catering will be providing a delicious carb-loaded pasta buffet at no cost from 7 to 8pm.

    Participants will have the opportunity to take part at the end of the event in a resource fair consisting of partnering organizations who provide many benefits for the community.  Our mission is to spread awareness on addiction and support the families of those who lost the battle against addiction.

    “Recovery, like a race, takes a lot of training and hard work. Teen Challenge provides the best training to run the race of life and the result of our unique training ground is freedom from addiction for the individual. We invite you to participate. With your support and encouragement we can change the lives of many men and women. With your help we can continue to grow.”