Ringing in Hope Salutes Troops with Memorial Day Run

Runners will be up early on Memorial Day to help raise donations for the Boulder Crest Retreat for wounded warriors near Bluemont.

It will be the third year of One Loudoun’s Ringing in Hope: A Salute to Our Troops. The event includes 5K and 10k races, and 1K fun run/walk. The 5K race kicks off at 8 am, followed by the 10K at 8:10 am, and the 1K Fun Run/Walk at 9:30 am.

Throughout Monday’s event, members of the U.S military, past and present, will be recognized for their service. Additionally, donations will be collected for Boulder Crest to help seriously wounded warriors and their families to reconnect and recover. A list of needed items can be viewed at ringinginhope.com. Monetary donations may be made to Boulder Crest Retreat while registering for the event online.

Leave a Reply