Proceeds will benefit Behind the Badge Foundation to support the families of fallen police officers in Washington State.
The fifth annual New Year's Resolution Run
for the Heroes is scheduled for Saturday, January 11, 2014. The event will feature both a 5k Walk/Run and 10k Run through downtown
Gig Harbor to Crescent Valley Drive and back.
“This event was started in 2009 by a small group of Puget Sound Businesses. At that time, everyone was personally affected when the policemen were killed. Our hearts went out to their families, and we wanted to make a difference. We are dedicated to continuing to help them through our Run for the Heroes event. We hope that our community will join us by participating in the run/walk events or by sending a donation to help our Behind the Badge families,” explains Kasey Petersen of Century Insurance Services. DeeAnne Shaw, President of the networking group Sound Business Connections, remarks, “As a wife of a long-term police officer in … [Read More...]
All proceeds will be donated to the Behind the Badge Foundation. The Foundation’s expanded mission includes the State recognized Line of Duty Death Response Team, financial support for line of duty death memorial services, support for catastrophically injured officer issues, a resource center to network counseling, financial planning, memorial planning, and legal assistance for affected families, and ongoing maintenance of the State Law Enforcement Memorial on the capitol campus in Olympia. Behind the Badge Foundation’s expanded mission includes the State-recognized Line-of-Duty Death Response Team, financial support for line-of-duty … [Read More...]
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