This, PCEF’s largest fundraiser of the year, includes families, educators, non-school-related locals, visitors, first-time runners, and professionals. You don’t need to run to donate.
The course is spread out throughout Park City with transfer stations at the schools. There are shorter legs for shorter legs and longer legs for longer legs.
A party-like atmosphere greets participants at each school station and each end-to-end welcomes teams to the finish line at Basin Rec Fieldhouse. Nine-time Olympic announcer Karl Rubik has been the running race announcer with Ed in the past and told TownLift, “The whole day is fun, but the best part, for me, was seeing the multi-generational teams raise their arms, arms in victory and a high five when they cross the line.” the end “.
The initiatives of the Eat Park City Educational Foundation are:
Preschool: raise odd to success. Reducing the cost of incubation.
Elementary Visual Arts (EVA): Keep the art in the picture.
after schoolHigh-quality after-school (K-9th) programs that work for working parents.
Teacher and student healthWellness is an essential topic.
Learn the real world: put steam to work.
bright futures: university degree for first-generation students.
Classroom and Express Grants: the power of the teacher. launch dialer.
innovation lab: educational ideas for the future from those who know best → the voice of the educator in education.
Allison Zarkos volunteers to run with Ed. Event manager for years. She told TownLift, “The amount of volunteer hours this community puts into organizing this fun small town run rivals any big city fundraiser. Especially the school staff, Run with Ed. on my way”.
The competition within the competition is which team can create amazing outfits to dress the others up.
Without the Park City Mountain Grant, this event wouldn’t be what it is.
Vail Epic Promise, Event Network, High Vibes Juicery and Wellness Bar, Need a Big Screen, Proforma Peak Marketing and Production Studio and Stio join a host of other event sponsors.
Running with Ed takes place on May 20, 2023.