5K4PAWS RAISED 5,000 DOLLARS for SHELTER
Courtesy of The Florida Focus
5K4Paws raises $5K for Warwick Valley Humane Society
by Suzyn Barron
Warwick Valley Humane Society hosted its 4th annual 5K4Paws
Road Race on September 20, 2015 on the hilly and difficult
Glenmere Lake course with 97 runners, including a few 4 legged
It was a partially cloudy, cool morning on the grounds….
overlooking the peaceful lake along with opening warm-up by CKO Kickboxing of Warwick
DJ Jeanine of the Oh What a Night Karaoke got the runners in the mood for the day’s race.
This fundraiser for the Warwick Animal Shelter was made possible
by the overwhelming support of our event’s major sponsors:
Fetch Bar & Grill and Track 7 Postal Service
The Landmark Inn
Dr. Owen McShane DDS
Dr. Paul Gordon
Capacity Coverage of Warwick
Warwick Car Wash
Northeastern Martial Arts Academy
and Greater Hudson Bank
Donations from Shop Rite of Warwick
The Sugar Shack Cafe
Wadeson’s Home Center
Warwick Party Rentals
Okie Dokie Clown for entertaining our guests…..
We extend our heartfelt thanks to all of our sponsors and donors for making this fundraiser agreat success and cheers to all of the runners as they crossed the
And Paws of Applause to the Chester Hambletonian
Cheerleaders for “manning” the course!
Overall winners were Justin Ross of Middletown 21:07.3 and
Danielle Montuori of Florida 21:28.9.
Congratulations and thank you to all the runners ages 8 to over 70 for your participation in the 5K4Paws for our homeless pets