Footsteps For Fertility 5k Salt Lake City 2018

Saturday 1st September 2018

Liberty Park 9am-11am: 600 E 900 S, Salt Lake City, United States

Distance running, Walking, 5K


Activities

  • Run/Walk 5k for Fertility - Create/Join A Team
  • Sleep-in for Fertility - Create/Join A Team

Description

Footsteps for Fertility Foundation is a charitable organization created to raise awareness surrounding infertility, and provide grants* for those who require fertility treatments such as: in vitro fertilization, frozen embryo transfer, and intrauterine insemination through donations and strategic partnerships with fertility clinics.

These SART recognized Fertility clinic/centers have donated their services for a cycle of IVF**, in kind, to the Footsteps for Fertility Foundation, to be awarded at the 5K run/walk as Footsteps for Fertility Foundation Grants:

  • Utah Fertility Center
  • Utah Center for Reproductive Medicine

  • In addition, monies raised (funding permitting) at event will be awarded as a monetary grants from Footsteps for Fertility Foundation (typically $5,000). 

The random selection process for the grants will take place directly following the 5k race. Each registrant will receive one complimentary ticket with their registration that may be entered for random selection to be awarded a Footsteps Grant for themselves, or for someone they know at the event who requires fertility treatments. Please share this with anyone you know who needs fertility treatments.

*Please note that anyone who will be applying to receive a Footsteps for Fertility Grant must fill out the online Footsteps for Fertility Foundation Grant application prior to packet pick up. (This does not apply to supporters, just couples requiring infertility treatment). The application can be found on our website under the grants tab.

**IVF Cycle donations only cover the clinic's in-house costs. Grants will not cover the cost of treatment beyond a basic IVF Cycle, medication, blood work, anesthesia, donor sperm, donor eggs, or adopted embryos.

Event details and schedule

The 7th Footsteps for Fertility Foundation 5 kilometer run/walk will be held at Liberty Park on September 1st 2018 from 9:00am to 11:00am. The drawing for Footsteps for Fertility *Grants will take place directly after the race. All runners, walkers, sleep-ins, children, babies and other supporters are welcome to the festivities! 

Grant applicant check-in and t-shirt pickup will take place the day of the race starting at 8:00am.

$35 Early registration ends 11:59pm August 18th 2018

$40 Late registration ends 11:59pm August 30th 2018 

Online registration will end at 11:59pm August 30th 2018

*Please note that anyone who will be applying to receive a Footsteps for Fertility Grant must fill out the online Footsteps for Fertility Foundation Grant application prior to packet pick up. (This does not apply to supporters, just couples requiring infertility treatment). The application can be found on our website under the grants tab.

Organised by

Footsteps for Fertility Foundation

PO Box 1558, Draper

Phone: 801-598-8440

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