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What If Cares - Stephen Golub Memorial 5k

Fri May 19 - Sun May 21 Ridgewood, NJ 07450 US


1133 E. Ridgewood Ave.
Ridgewood, NJ US 07450


What If Media Group is happy to announce the second annual What If Cares Stephen Golub Memorial 5k.  This virtual race will be held in memory of our employee, co-worker,  & friend, Stephen Golub, who passed away in 2021.  For every employee (and family member) who participates, WIMG will donate $100.00 to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in Stephen's honor.  If we reach our goal of over 100 participants, we will donate a total of $10,000.00.  Let's do the 5k for the $10k!!!

The virtual 5k will take place from 5:00 PM EDT on Friday, May 19th, 2023 - through 11:59 PM EDT on Sunday, May 21st, 2023.  Participants can log miles at any time during the specified period - outside or on a treadmill, solo or with a group of co-workers.  Individual race times will be reported via our dedicated race website. 

For those participants in the New Jersey/New York area who would like to run or walk the 5k together in person, we will meet at the Wild Duck Pond at Saddle River County Park on Saturday, May 20th, at 11:00 AM EDT.  If you plan to join us for the in-person event, please notify Mindy Thompson at 

This is a wonderful opportunity to honor the life & memory of Stephen Golub & we encourage as many people to participate as possible. There is no cost to sign up, but to receive a guaranteed race t-shirt prior to the event, you must complete registration by Tuesday, April 11thRegistration for the race itself will remain open until Thursday, May 18th, 2023.  Anyone who registers between April 12th & May 18th will receive a t-shirt after the 5k date. 

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