The 2016 DeCastella #Run2MendMinds
Monday 12 Sep 2016
The runners and walkers enjoyed fine weather and plenty of activity at the Mind and Body expo with offerings and fantastic activities for the whole family. Runners could partake in a post event massage or yoga, coffee and food vendors were there to supply the active bunch with sustenance and the ever popular MAPrc Bake Stall had people popping in for a delicious tasty treat!
The Run Ready program for kids was again a great success and the entertainment didn’t stop there with the jumping castle, face painters and petting zoo all there to help keeps kids happy and active.
The DeCastella #Run2MendMinds helps raise funds for mental illness research at the Monash and Alfred Medical research centre (MAPrc). The event is on target to reach their fundraising target of $100,000. If you’d like to make a donation to help reach this important fundraising goals please visit the event website. Donations can be made up until Friday 30th September.
Save the date and join consider joining us next year on the last Sunday in August and help to celebrate running and physical exercise, mental health and the great work conducted by MAPrc.
Thank you to everyone who got involved and helped to raise funds for this important cause, your support is greatly appreciated.