This year there will be two races: The first race is open to the general public for any man. The second race will be prominent local men in the community, including Undersheriff Todd Vinger, Washoe County Commissioner David Humke, Washoe County Public Defender Jeremy Bosler, Reno Sparks Chamber of Commerce Director Mark Tulman and Reno Aces mascot Archie, just to name a few. The event will take place June 24 at Aces Stadium. Doors open at 6:05 p.m. and the first race will begin at 6:15 p.m.
Safe Embrace is looking for sponsors, runners and spectators to help make this event a success. Sponsorships are $100 and $250. General public first race is $125 and individual tickets are $25, which includes a reserved seating ticket to the game, a T-shirt and a raffle ticket.
Safe Embrace is a nonprofit organization that recognizes the profound social and individual problems caused by family violence. The group is dedicated to stopping the cycle of violence in families. Safe Embrace provides intervention and prevention services to facilitate the opportunity for all people to live free from abuse.
For more information about Safe Embrace, visit www.safeembrace.org or call 322-3466.