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Stroll for Strong Kids


300 East River Road
Rochester, NY, 14627
United States


The event has already taken a place at this date: 
8:30 5K, 10:30 stroll/walk
Free to anyone that raises at least $30 for the hospital


All Ages Adults & kids together
Contact name: 
Mike Fahy
Family-friendly 1.5 mile walk or 5K race with lots of family-friendly entertainment (bounce houses, lunch, etc) to benefit Golisano Children's Hospital

Stroll for Strong Kids Walk and 5K Run

Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center is thrilled to share that registration for the 2012 Stroll for Strong Kids is open. This year's superhero-themed event, sponsored by Abbott's Frozen Custard, will take place on Saturday, June 2, at the University of Rochester' s River Campus. The Stroll for Strong Kids is an annual, family-friendly event where you can choose to run in the 5K race, walk with your family and friends, or both. All proceeds from the fundraising for this event benefit Golisano Children's Hospital.

Stroll for Strong Kids & 5K

Golisano Children’s Hospital

300 E. River Road

Box 278996

Rochester, NY  14627

  • Early Drop-Off: Participants can turn in donations early by visiting the Alumni & Advancement Center at 300 E. River Road, Rochester, NY  14627 between noon and 7 p.m. Friday, June 1.

  • Stroll 5K Packet Pick-Up: Runners for the Stroll 5K can pick up their registration packets between noon and 5 p.m. Friday, June 1, at MedVed Running and Walking, 3400 Monroe Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618.

Thank you so much to all of last year's sponsors, participants and volunteers for making the 2011 event a huge success, with nearly 4,200 attendees and a net total of $330,000 raised. To see photos from the event, visit Golisano Children's Hospital's Facebook album. Giving to Golisano Children's Hospital means everything to children treated here. To see some of the faces of patients treated at our region's only children's hospital, watch this video.

Don't forget to visit our calendar of community fundraising events for details about other upcoming events.