PLANT 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, September 19, 2020
Get ready for Louisville Grows’ inaugural PLANT 5K Run & Walk!
This inaugural 5K event will support Louisville Grows’ mission to grow greener, healthier neighborhoods by reducing the urban heat-island effect, increasing our community’s urban tree canopy, and supporting recreation along shady routes that tree planting can create!
$30 registration fee. Price increases after September 13, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT.
COVID 19 UPDATE: The race-organizing team is monitoring the local, state, federal and CDC guidance as it relates to the global pandemic. We prioritize the health of our community, above all else. Should prevailing guidance advise against moving forward with the event, Plant 5K will offer options for alternative arrangements.
This event benefits Louisville Grows. Louisville Grows is an environmental, nonprofit organization whose mission is to Grow Greener, Healthier Neighborhoods. Our vision is to foster green, just and sustainable neighborhoods in Louisville. We seek to be a leading nonprofit in advocating for health equity through the environmental platforms of urban forestry and urban agriculture. Louisville Grows’ neighborhood-based urban forestry program focuses on rebuilding the urban tree canopy with a goal of planting 1000 trees each year.
After-party: To be determined due to COVID-19