Returning for the 4th time is the Believe B60 Charity Run that will be taking place on the 16 September 2017. B60 believes in helping disadvantaged families, elderly folks and children from broken families, and this year, the charity run is collaborating with Sports Hub in their community Play Day.
The B60 Charity run is a 60-minute fun run where participants are required to fun run or walk for a duration of 60 minutes at their own pace. By doing so, you will not only be donating and helping charity, but you will also be benefiting your health.
The 60 minutes fun run will be split into 3 sections.
- Fun run 1 : 7 a.m.
- Fun run 2 : 8 a.m.
- Fun run 3 : 9 a.m.
- CCSS SAC Elderly fun walk : 9 a.m.
If you have a passion for running and charity, joining the Believe B60 Charity Run will allow you to do both and it is a great way to give back to society.
The Believe B60 Charity Run is the only charity fundraiser that does not require any registration fee. All you have to do is donate a minimum of $30 and you will be able to participate in the charity run. You will also be given a charity goodie bag that contains the following items:
- Exclusive B60 2017 Running Jersey (worth $25)
A brightly yellow coloured and breathable jersey that is perfect for running in hot weather country like Singapore.
- Compressport Drawstring Bag (worth $15)
A bag to store your valuables. You can even bring it on a picnic trip or bring it along to a school’s excursion trip( If you are a student). Drawstring bags are also very sporty looking and have been popular recently.
- Compressport Sports Towel (worth $13)
A soft towel to wipe your sweat after the run.
- Compressport Merchandise 30% Discount Voucher
For more discounts on Compressport merchandises.
- Polar Sports Wearables 25% Gift Voucher
This voucher will help you to save a lot if you are thinking about getting wearables from Polar.
- 2.5x tax deduction for every dollar donated
And 100% of the money will be donated to charity under the care Community Service Society (CCSS) to help individuals and families.
Some of the CCSS programs and where your donations will go to:
- CARE Kids
A school based student care centres that cater mainly to low income and/or single-parents families. Here, the centres provide care and supervision for children after school when their parents are working to create a safe and nurturing environment for the child.
The Seniors Activity Centre (SAC) reaches out to elderly living in rental blocks near the centre. The centre seeks to engage the elderly actively and empower them with a sense of purpose.
- CARE prison
This caters to ex-offenders and their families and helps them to start life a fresh such as providing them with essential food items.
- CARE Youth
CARE Youth aims to inspire and create a positive change in the lives of youths through school-based social work. To help these youths to discover their potential within and rise above challenges to achieve their fullest potential.
Apart from the fun run, there will also be other fun sports activities that you can participate in after the run inside the National Stadium organised by Sports Hub Community where you can spend time with your family and friends.
Your donations can make a difference.
Date: 16 September 2017
Venue: Singapore Sports Hub, Stadium Riverside Walk
Time: 7 a.m.
Registration will end on 25 August 2017.
You can register online for the fun run at http://bit.ly/2wecMCZ
Alternatively, if you want to donate to the organisation separately, you can go to this link here: https://www.b60.sg/Donation/