We are SJVRC, a non-profit 510(c)(3) organization was established in September 2016 and consists of compassionate volunteers to raise funds for the unprivileged children throughout Vietnam and promote running within the Vietnamese community. On this October 1, 2017, we are hosting our inauguration 5K and 10K Charity race, which is the first of its kind running event in Northern California for the Vietnamese Community. The race welcomes and includes: from casual beginning runners to active elite runners with different fitness levels and running backgrounds and purposes. SJVRC primary goals are encouraging and fostering physical health; expanding community support and networking; and most importantly, raising funds to support orphanages – “One Mile 4 One Child.” Charity fund
Runners will start from the beautiful Lake Almaden and traverse along scenic Alamitos Creek, turn around and finish at the greenery picnic area at the lake to enjoy the wonderful postrace treats and live music hosted by the famous Warren Baker of The Game Day. This is a friendly event for the whole family and friends.
All participants receive a timing bib, tech T-shirt and finisher’s medal designed by the local artists.
Awards are given out to top 3 10K males and females.
All proceeds go to OneChild4OneMile charity fund, 501C3
Due to the safety of all runners, no dogs and strollers are allowed.
Refunds & Cancellations: All registration fees are non-refundable. This policy applies to all registrants whether you are injured, have an unexpected family/business emergency, have a medical emergency, etc. If the course has to be altered or cancelled due to an act of nature, or the event time changed due to circumstances beyond our control, there are no refunds