On Sunday, October 25th everyone is welcomed to participate in the Caffe Gelato Waffle Cone 10 mile run or 2 mile walk to support Friendship House, Inc’s Newark Empowerment Center. You can register online through October 22 or day of starting at 8:00 am in front of Caffe Gelato located at 90 E. Main Street, Newark. This run is partially on the trails of White Clay Creek State Park and prizes are given out to top overall finishers as well as top two by age category. There is a post-race brunch with free waffle cones supplied by Caffe Gelato! Race entry fee discounts are available to University of Delaware students.

Friendship House, Inc. is a non-profit Christian organization committed to making a difference in the lives of displaced and homeless people in New Castle County, DE through traditional spiritual ministries of hospitality, education, empowerment and community. Our ministries include Transitional Housing, Empowerment Day Centers, and the Clothing Bank of Delaware. This race is benefiting Friendship House’s Newark Empowerment Center which helps homeless or at risk individuals and families by offering hospitality, free clothing, copay help on medications, a job readiness program, bus tickets for verifiable appointments, overnight sanctuary during the winter months, and help finding access to resources of all kinds.

waffle8965558831_16458094759142407_oIf you are unable to attend the race but are still looking to make a donation, you can do so online at www.friendship-house.org.  If you are interested in volunteering and not running or walking, email Kim at fhkime@gmail.com. Thank you for making a difference in someone’s life!

To Register Online: http://www.races2run.com/events/caffe-gelato-ten-miler/

More info: Caffe Gelato: 302-738-5811 www.caffegelato.net or Friendship House: 302-652-8133  www.friendship-house.org

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