Local nonprofit Special Kids Therapy & Nursing Center announced Monday that it has 21 available charity spots for sale in the Murfreesboro Half Marathon that officially sold out open registration on June 7.
The charity spots are available online through the organization's website, specialkidstn.com. The registration fee is $200 with $65 going back to the Middle Half and $140 going to support the work of providing therapy and nursing services to children with special needs at Special Kids.
The spots are available on a first come basis, and participants are encouraged to fundraise for the nonprofit through impact Special Kids, an online tool that allows users to choose their own fundraising goal. In 2014, athlete fundraising and registration sales brought in over $15,000 for the local nonprofit through the event.
Special Kids is a Christian therapy and nursing center for children with special needs. The Murfreesboro-based ministry started with one child in 1998 and has grown to serve over 2,700 children from 18 counties in middle Tennessee. For more information on Special Kids, please visit specialkidstn.com or call 615.893.4892.