Color Me Fun Run
Friday, October 4th, 2019
This is our annual jog-a-thon and our LARGEST fundraiser of the school year. Our goal this year is to raise $40,000! If each student raises $80 we will meet our goal. Pledge sheets will come home the first week of school. Even though this is a fundraiser, there are all kinds of fun and exciting prizes too!
- The top class from primary (K-3) and intermediate (4-6) that turns in the most pledge sheets by Wednesday, October 2nd (with or without pledges) will receive a Donut Party
- Top lap runners for each classroom will get a their picture put up in the lobby display case and a picture in the yearbook with Mrs. McLain
- Each student who raises $150 or more will be invited to our Red Carpet Movie Event at the school on Friday, October 25th from 5-7:30pm
- The top 10 students from grades K-3 and 4-6 who raise the most money will receive VIP food & beverage service and reserved seating at the Red Carpet Movie Event on Friday, October 25th, 5:00-7:30pm.
day of run:
- Every student will get their own Color Me Fun Run shirt
- Every student will receive a colored bracelet for each lap they run
- Every student will receive an 8 oz. Jamba Juice following their run
- There will be an all school assembly
How it works...
Once you have your pledge sheet, work with your child to talk to family, friends, and neighbors to either sponsor them for a flat amount ($5 minimum) or for a per lap amount ($0.50 minimum). Pledge sheets are then returned to the school by Wednesday, October 2nd. If you need a new pledge sheet, download it here. Each grade level will then have a time to run on Friday, October 4th and they will receive a bracelet for each lap they run. We will then tally them up and send pledge sheets back home with the total amount due. All money is due back by Wednesday, October 9th to be counted toward prize qualification. Download the full info packet here.
2019 run schedule
Each group runs for 20 minutes. Families are welcome to come out and cheer on the kids while they run! Please be sure to check in at the office prior to coming out to the field.
1st Grade: 9:00-9:30
2nd Grade: 8:00-8:30
3rd Grade: 11:00-11:30
4th Grade: 8:30-9:00
5th/6th Grade Cairns & Zagyva: 10:00-10:30
5th/6th Grade Jordan & Kha: 10:30-11:00
Calling All Nike Employees!!!
Our upcoming Color Me Fun Run qualifies for your Nike Employee 2x Sports Match! This means for every dollar you donate to the Fun Run, Nike will give us $2 as long as you donate through this portal/link that has been set up for us. Please follow these instructions to take advantage of this very generous 2 to 1 match:
1. Click on the following link and log into your WE portal/benevity account: 2X Sport Match: Lenox Elementary School Jogathon/Color Me Fun Run
2. Enter the amount you will be donating to the Fun Run and pay that amount with your credit card.
3. You will receive an email showing you submitted a donation. Attach that email to your Lenox Pledge Sheet to get credit for that amount for your student to qualify for awards.
4. Nike will then send us the amount you submitted to them, plus their double match.
Important Dates to remember...
Wednesday, August 28th - Students can start collecting pledges
Wednesday, October 2nd - Pledge sheets due!
Friday, October 4th - Color Me Fun Run!!
Wednesday, October 9th - All money is due – no exceptions
Friday, October 25th - Red Carpet Movie Event 5-7:30pm
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