Aspens Halloween Spooky 5K
31 Oct - 1 Nov
31 October 2020 – 1 November 2020
Calling all pumpkins, witches, and wizards! Put on your running shoes and get spooky for local charity Aspens’ first ever virtual run to raise much needed funds.
Join in with the Aspens Halloween Spooky 5K in your fancy dress costumes over the weekend of 31st October & 1st November and run or walk in your garden, in the park or anywhere there’s space!
Join the Aspens team online over the Halloween weekend to see photos and videos of all the runners in their most spooktacular costumes.
The challenging past months of the Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown has had an enormous financial impact on the social care charity and they urgently need to raise funds to continue supporting people with disabilities, complex needs and those on the autism spectrum.
The Spooky Halloween 5K is the first in a series of fun virtual events to raise funds for the charity as it launches the #UnlockingCare campaign to enable it to continue providing desperately needed services such as round-the-clock care, virtual activity and counselling sessions and a Live Chat helpline.
So why not get fit, have fun and help improve the lives of people with disabilities, learning needs and autism?!
- Registration fee: adults: £10, children 5-15: £5; under 5s free
- Set up your own fundraising page and ask all your friends to sponsor you
- All participants will receive a Halloween Spooky 5K Certificate and Aspens keyring
Aspens believes everyone deserves the chance to live life to its full potential. With services across Kent and Sussex and its head office in Cornford Lane, Pembury, the social care charity provides care and support to those living with disabilities, complex needs and autism.
Aspens Bluebell Café on the Pembury site is set amongst the gentle rolling fields of the Kent countryside and is open to the public from Monday to Friday, 10.00am-3.00pm (Tuesdays open from 7.30am) serving hot drinks and a selection of delicious cakes, meals, sandwiches and snacks.
The site has a beautiful woodland walk and resident animals including donkeys, pigs, sheep and guinea pigs, and is very popular with families. There is no admission charge but Aspens do request a donation is made by all visitors to the site to help them continue their vital work.
Please note the site is currently following government guidelines in relation to Covid-19.
For further information visit www.aspens.org.uk