Registration to Open for 4th Annual Special Kids Race

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Registration will open Saturday for the 4th Annual Special Kids Race presented by Murfreesboro Medical Clinic & Surgicenter (MMC) to be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015, at MMC in Murfreesboro.

Runners and walkers will have the opportunity to choose among the races three distances- the 15K, 5K, or 1 Mile Family Fun Run. The event welcomes all levels of participants and encourages the whole family to get involved. Registration space is limited to the first 3,000 participants by signing up online at

"We're so excited to open registration for the race this year," said Stephanie Folkmann, Director of Development. "Over the past three years, this event has truly turned into a community-wide celebration of the children we serve."

The race is an annual fundraiser for the local nonprofit Special Kids, a Christian therapy and nursing center serving children with special needs and their families. Race participants can go even further to help the children by joining impact Special Kids, an online fundraising community that bridges creativity and imagination with the nuts and bolts of raising needed dollars. Impact members can participate as individuals or create their own team to walk or run for Special Kids. To get started or discover more information, visit

Race sponsorships are available for local businesses to join MMC in supporting the event. To learn more, contact Stephanie Folkmann at or 615.893.4892.

To register for the event, visit

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 or call 615.893.4892.

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