Ursuline Sisters HIV/AIDS Ministry: 7th annual Nun Run

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The Ursuline Sisters HIV/AIDS Ministry and Ursuline Preschool & Kindergarten are hosting the 7th annual Nun Run 5k, 1-mile walk, and kids’ run. This year, the event will be a hybrid of an in-person event as well as a virtual one! The in-person event will take place on Saturday, October 2,  at the Ursuline Center, 4280 Shields Road, in Canfield. Registration will open on race day at the Ursuline Center auditorium at 7:30 a.m. A Kids’ Fun Run begins at 8:15 am, followed by the 1-Mile Walk at 8:30 am, and the 5k Race at 9 am 

Online registration and sponsorship opportunities are available runsignup.com/nunrun.

The virtual event will run from Saturday, October 2 - Saturday, October 16,  and can be completed from anywhere in the world! Virtual participants will also receive an official Nun Run t-shirt, finisher medal & goodies with their entry fee of $25. The race must be completed during the weeks of October 2nd - 16th from any location. 




The Ursuline Sisters HIV/AIDS Ministry, for over 25 years, has been providing numerous services include health care, housing, support groups, and children’s programming for those living with HIV/AIDS in our community. The children’s program, which serves 55 children who are living with or affected by HIV/AIDS, includes weekly tutoring sessions for children from kindergarten to high school; mentoring and life-skills building for teens and young adults; a monthly play support group and recreational outings; a summer program featuring academic enrichment, outings, meals and more; and advocacy, intervention and assistance in issues concerning housing, education, social services, material needs, and physical well-being.

Ursuline Preschool & Kindergarten sets students on the path to success! As one of the longest-running preschool and kindergarten programs in the Mahoning Valley, UPSK has educated many area professionals in a faith-based, caring setting. UPSK offers cutting edge technology in every classroom and has a dedicated technology teacher. The chartered Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten classes feature Spanish lessons. The school offers Preschool Enrichment, Time for Two classes, Gymsters and an indoor pool available for private swimming lessons.

Submitter Organization: 
Ursuline Sisters HIV/AIDS Ministry and Ursuline Preschool & Kindergarten
Event Date(s): 
October 2, 2021 - 8:15am to 12:00pm
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Event Contact Phone Number: 
(330) 729-5703