The run/walk begins at 10 a.m., with activities for kids and families — including pictures with Blitz from the Seattle Seahawks — starting at 9 a.m. at 10414 Beardslee Blvd., next to the post office.
Registration is $25 for the run/walk and free for kids, veterans and HealthPoint patients. To register or volunteer for the event, go to healthpointfamily5k.org.
This year, a costume contest has been added so attendees are encouraged to dress up as their favorite “hero” to help celebrate the theme of “eroes for Health. Prizes will be awarded for best costume, best team theme and best times for the run. There will also be raffle prizes for participants.
In addition, the event will feature games and activities for kids, vendor booths with giveaway, and snacks. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about HealthPoint’s services including primary medical care, dental care, behavioral health, pharmacy, naturopathic care, acupuncture, family planning and more.
HealthPoint, a nonprofit network of health centers, sponsors Heroes for Health to celebrate communities and give families a way to get active together in the name of health.
HealthPoint has built a network of nonprofit health centers dedicated to providing expert, high-quality health care to all who need it. Medical and dental plus other supporting services are provided at 12 King County locations offering a wide range of health care services that people want and need at prices appropriate to all income levels.