First and foremost, our deepest gratitude goes to Kellie and her family, whose unwavering commitment to the Hibbs Lupus Trust continues to inspire us all. The Big Bird 5K wouldn’t be possible without their dedication, hard work, and passion for making a difference in the lives of those affected by lupus. Kellie, you are a beacon of hope, and we are truly blessed to have you as a part of our extended family.
We would also like to express our sincere appreciation to Avara Foods for their generous donation of turkeys to every runner. Your commitment to supporting our cause and enriching the experience for participants is truly commendable. Your contribution brought that special seasonal touch to the event.
A big shoutout to Phoenix Road Runners for their fantastic support throughout the Big Bird 5K. Your enthusiasm and dedication to creating a vibrant and inclusive atmosphere did not go unnoticed. Your support is a testament to the power of collaboration within the running community, and we are grateful for your partnership.
Our gratitude also extends to Layla My Little Fitness Hub for the invigorating pre-run warm-up that set the tone for a day filled with energy, positivity, and camaraderie. Your commitment to promoting a healthy lifestyle aligns perfectly with our mission, and we are thankful for your contribution to the event’s success.
The memorable day was captured in over 600 photos by Fred, the photographer. Thank you for your contribution which will allow all to look back with enjoyment and great pride. All of the images can be seen over on our Facebook page.
Last but certainly not least, a heartfelt thank you to all the volunteers and participants who made the Big Bird 5K a day to remember. Your enthusiasm, dedication, and willingness to be a part of something greater than yourselves are the driving forces behind our collective impact. Your presence turned an ordinary day into an extraordinary celebration of community, resilience, and hope.
Let the success of the Big Bird 5K be a testament to what we can achieve when we come together with a shared purpose. Your support fuels our mission to raise awareness, fund research, and provide support to those affected by lupus. Together, we are making a difference, and for that, we are truly grateful.
Thank you for being an integral part of the Hibbs Lupus Trust family.
With sincere appreciation,
The Hibbs Lupus Trust Team