LEHI, UT — June 12, 2023 — Avalaunch Media, a premier digital marketing agency in Lehi, Utah, is thrilled to announce its 3rd Annual Avalaunch Gives Back 5k Charity Race and Family Mascot Fun Run, scheduled to take place on September 30, 2023, at Wheeler Historic Farm in Salt Lake City. This Avalaunch Gives Back initiative will raise funds for two outstanding causes: the Avalaunch Media Scholarship Program and the Water for Life Charity, which drills wells and supplies water filters to developing countries, ensuring access to clean and safe drinking water. 

For more information about the event and to register, please visit https://avalaunchmedia.com/avalaunch-gives-back-5k/

Race Details

The Avalaunch Yeti Mascot Family Fun Run will take place before the 5k race at 9:00 AM MDT, giving parents and children the chance to run together. This one-mile fun run is open to everyone and is an excellent chance for families to participate in giving back. Avalaunch Media’s own mascot, Eddie the Yeti, will lead the way and add an extra element of excitement to the event.

The main event of the day is the Avalaunch Gives Back 5k, which will start at 9:30 AM MDT. The race will take place at the beautiful and historic Wheeler Farms, offering participants a flat and fast terrain. The 5k will be a chip-timed event, providing an exciting opportunity for runners to challenge themselves and achieve their personal best.

“We are excited to bring back the Avalaunch Gives Back 5k for the third year in a row,” said Aaron Marks, seasoned client strategist at Avalaunch and founder of the Avalaunch Gives Back 5k. “It’s an opportunity for our community to come together, have fun, and support two incredible causes. We look forward to seeing both seasoned runners and families join us for a memorable day of racing and giving back.”

Awards will be given to the top-three overall male and female participants, as well as the top-three male and female finishers in various age groups. Participants can also look forward to receiving a runners’ gift bag, including a race t-shirt, courtesy of the event’s sponsors. After the races, a post-race breakfast and awards ceremony will take place from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

Registration Information

Event registration runs from 8:00 AM to 9:15 AM and can be done in person, although participants are encouraged to register online to ensure a smoother process. Registration for both the 5k and the Mascot Fun Run opens on June 15, 2023, at 12:00 AM MDT. There is a small registration fee of $15 for the fun run and $30 for the 5k for each participant. Secure your spot on the race website and guarantee yourself a t-shirt: 

https://avalaunchmedia.com/avalaunch-gives-back-5k/.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Avalaunch Media welcomes all businesses and organizations interested in participating as event sponsors. This is an excellent opportunity for companies to align themselves with worthy causes and gain exposure within the community. As an event sponsor, your business will receive prominent recognition before, during, and after the event. 

To inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please email Aaron Marks at aaron@avalaunchmedia.com. He will be happy to provide you with more details and help you determine the sponsorship level that best fits with your business goals.

About Avalaunch Media

Avalaunch Media is a premier digital marketing agency based in Utah dedicated to launching brands, people, and purposes. The agency believes it has a part to play within the communities in which it operates, and as part of its commitment to corporate social responsibility, its Avalaunch Gives Back Club looks for quarterly opportunities to give back to its local community. This charity 5k race is one of the organization’s favorite annual charitable causes to contribute to and will likely continue to be an Avalaunch tradition for many years to come.