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‘Dream Big In Color’ Run Set for April 26

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All proceeds from the run will support the Quincy Public Schools Foundation and the Dream Big Campaign


The Quincy Public Schools Foundation and QHS Leadership Class are pleased to announce the first annual ‘Dream Big in Color’ run that will take place on Saturday, April 26 at 8 a.m.  Participants will begin the 5k run wearing white and finish plastered in color that will be sprayed along the way.  The race is open to all ages and participants are more than welcome to run, jog, walk or even push a stroller throughout the run. 

A post party featuring family friendly fun and food will take place after the race.

Runners who register before April 15 will receive the discounted price - $25 for an individual and $100 for a team of five.  Children 5 & under pay $5.  Children 6-10 pay their age (Ex. 7 yr-olds pay $7).  After April 15, the cost is $35. 

Major sponsors for the event are Knapheide Manufacturing, McNay Trucking, Mercantile Bank, Quincy Medical Group, Titan International and WGEM. 

All proceeds from the run will support the Quincy Public Schools Foundation and the Dream Big Campaign that raises money for technology, fine arts, athletics, curriculum and endowment for the Quincy Public Schools.

For more information and to register, visit or call (217) 228-7158 x2256.

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