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Tread on Trafficking MSU 5K

Sun March 31, 2019 East Lansing, MI 48824 US Directions



542 Auditorium Road
East Lansing, MI US 48824


Join the Michigan State University Student Nurses Association for a run/walk to directly benefit victims of human trafficking as part of the McCain Institute’s Student Alliance Against Trafficking program. 100% of proceeds will support The House of Promise, a Michigan-based service provider for victims of trafficking. 

Each participant will receive a cloth bag created by women at-risk of trafficking in India, with a blue T-shirt and blue shoelaces for the event. Blue is the national awareness color for human trafficking. Educational materials on human trafficking will be provided.

Register early to be guaranteed the cloth bag - LIMITED QUANTITIES AVAILABLE!

Course is on the beautiful campus of Michigan State University. Start and finish at the Auditorium.

Enjoy a complementary breakfast of bagels, danishes, and fruit after the event.  

Are you a Walker not a Runner? No problem! Come out and walk the 5k. You won't be alone. We will have many people walking the 5k.

Race day registration and packet pick up will begin at 10:00 AM. Race commences at 11:00 AM. 

Awards (Medals) to top 3 in each age Male and Female. Age Groups:
19 and under

Learn more about this initiative at

The race will be professionally timed by the Michigan Running Foundation. Results will be posted during the race and online at

Refer your friends and RUN FOR FREE!

Refer your friends to this awesome race and you could run for FREE!!

5k - Refer 3 friends and your race is FREE. (valid until the price increase on 3/24, then it's a $20 refund on your entry fee)

How it works: 

1. Register for either the 5k. You'll receive a unique referral code. 

2. Share the unique referral code with your friends, family, etc.  (share via email, Facebook, twitter, etc). 

3. When your friends, family, etc. sign up using that unique referral code you will get credit. Once 3 people sign up using the code you'll receive your refund. Refunds are processed in RunSignup and refunded to the credit card you used. 

Donate and SAVE!

All proceeds from this event will go to The House of Promise a 501c3 organization dedicated to providing a home in the Lansing area that will support girls who are recovering from severe sexual abuse and trafficking.  Help support this wonderful organization and you'll receive a discount on your entry fee! 

Donate $50 and you'll receive $10 off your entry fee. Donate $25 and you'll receive $5 off your entry fee.

Race Swag!

All participants receive a bag, t-shirt and blue shoelaces. Bags are limited so register early to be guaranteed one!


Governor's Council Endorsement & Michigan Fitness Foundation Challenge

This race is endorsed by The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and part of the 2019 Michigan Fitness Foundation Challenge. The challenge encourages Michiganders to engage with events that promote physical activity, health and wellness. You will receive a FIT point for every endorsed event you participate in or volunteer for from January 1, 2019 until December 31st, 2019. Points earn cool swag and a chance to win various prizes! To sign up and learn more click HERE. There is no cost to this challenge.


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