AIM Young Professionals 5K Coming Up May 17

Posted On May 14, 2014

Press release from AIM Young Professionals of Dearborn County



(Dearborn County, Ind.) – Time to put on your running shoes and help AIM Young Professionals make the 3rd Annual AIM YP 5K a success.

The 5K Run/Walk, AIM’s largest fundraiser of the year, will be on Saturday, May 17 starting at 9:00 a.m. Registration and check-in begins at 8:00 a.m. The race on the Lawrenceburg Bike Trail begins and ends at the Ohio River Levee Clock outside Ivy Tech Community College at 50 Walnut Street, in Lawrenceburg.

All funds raised during this fun and competitive event goes toward the scholarships awarded to Dearborn County high school students as well as the Maverick Challenge High School Business Planning Competition.

aim-yp-5k-logo-2014-03312014There are many ways you can participate in this event such as running or walking in the race, volunteering to work at the event or becoming a sponsor of the 5K.

Runners and walkers can register at www.runningtime.net by Wednesday, May 14 for a cost of $20 for participants 14 or older and $10 for kids 13 and under. Pre-registration by May 14 includes a free AIM YP 5K t-shirt. Strollers are allowed for free.

Registrations placed after May 14 will see the cost increase to $25 for ages 14 or older and the 5K t-shirt will cost $10.

Awards will be presented immediately following the race for the overall top male and female runners and walkers. Also, age group awards will be given to the top male and female runners and walkers in each division.

Runner divisions: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, and 60 and over.

Walker divisions: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over.

If your business or employer is interested in being an AIM YP 5K sponsor or donor please contact us by emailing aimyp2@gmail.com or visit www.AIMYP.com and click on “Become a Sponsor.” Your sponsorship of will not only help establish our growing group but bring your company heightened corporate image and brand awareness while demonstrating social responsibility and community involvement.


About AIM YP

AIM Young Professionals of Dearborn County is an organization committed to the development of a highly diverse and enthusiastic network of strong social, professional, and charitable relationships for the purpose of creating awareness of the infinite opportunities in Greater Dearborn County. We are dedicated to assisting the youth of today so they may realize their true potential and assist in their quest to identify their individual path for success.

AIM (Achieve, Inspire, Mentor) is a sub-organization of the Dearborn County Chamber of Commerce. The group was co-founded in 2009 by Amanda Ewbank and Andrea Ewan.

The organization is led by an Advisory Board of 12 members. They are President Hollie Stoops, Vice President Mike Wallace, Secretary Kate Jansen, Treasurer Tom Palmer, Erin Boyce, Amanda Ewbank, Andrea Ewan, Adam Gilliam, Alan Miller, Mike Perleberg, Rachel Reynolds, and Chris Greenwood.

AIM’s official website is www.AIMYP.com. Follow us on Facebook and on Twitter, @aim_yp.