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Aruna 5K

  • Fred Beekman Park 2200 Carmack Road Columbus, OH, 43210 United States (map)
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What: Second annual Columbus Aruna Run for Their Freedom. Run for a specific enslaved women by name to help bring and sustain her freedom. You’ll be assigned a specific woman that we, our staff, and our partners know by name. Run for Khushboo. Run for Fathima. Run for Mamja. Run for so many others. Run for Their Freedom.

Why: Money from both the entry fee and additional sponsorship will benefit the Aruna Project, an international human rights organization focused on bringing and sustaining freedom to the sexually enslaved in South Asia through employment marked by holistic care.

Awards: Following the finish of the Columbus Aruna Run, we will be celebrating funds raised by awarding appreciation gifts to the team and individual who raised the most money for freedom. As well we will be giving out awards to the Overall Winner, Top Male finisher, Top Female finisher, as well as male and female winners of each age category as follows: 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over