Over the past 20 years CFTC has been in involved with youth and families. Our goal has been to help build the entire family through health, fitness and wellness. The Running with Confidence Run–A- Thon is a way for the entire family to walk and or run together. The ideal of families spending healthy time together is something that the Charlotte Flights encourage and encourage to help build stronger family relationships.
“Running with Confidence” 2nd Annual Run-A-Thon Saturday, May 21, 2021 at Johnson C. Smith Irwin Belk Track 9-1 PM and open to the public Goal = $100,000 What Can You Do to Support This Event? Corporate Sponsorships and Gifts in Kind Donations are critical to our success. There are several options available for you and your company to get involved. Corporate Sponsorship Levels: Platinum - $2500 (highest level of corporate sponsorship) ·20 Free t-shirts with your company logo displayed ·Company logo displayed on all printed materials ·Provide corporate items to add to the goodie bags ·Link to your company website added to the Run-A-Thon page on the website ·Place company banner at the track Gold - $1000 ·10 Free t-shirts with your company logo displayed ·Company logo displayed on all printed materials ·Link to your company website added to the Run-A-Thon page on the website ·Place company banner at the track Silver - $500 ·5 Free t-shirts with your company logo displayed ·Company logo displayed on website Bronze - $200 ·Company logo displayed on website Gifts in Kind: ·Gift cards ·Merchandise ·Company items Individual Donations and Contributions: We are also encouraging individuals to participate by raising funds through donations earned per laps ran. The pledge sheet is available below in the forms section for all those that are interested in raising funds individually. Others may choose to form team of 5 or more people to run AND raise funds. For this effort, we require all teams of 5 or more to donate $100 per team ($20 per person) and that each individual on the team to set a minimum personal goal of $100 each.The required registration form can be found below in the forms section. Lastly, some of you may choose to ask for donations and gifts in kind from corporations. If this is your avenue of choice, please make updates the sponsorship and gifts in kindletters below in the forms section, and send on behalf of the Charlotte Flights Run-A-Thon. So as you can see, we have provided several options to support our second annual run-a-thon, “Running with Confidence”We thank each of you in advance for your continued support to help us reach our goal of $100,000. Donations Online: If you do not have an opportunity to be a corporate sponsor, provide a gift in kind, set up a team or run as an individual athlete, please take advantage of providing a donation (minimal of $5) online. You can either earmark the donation for a specific athlete that is participating or you can choose to give as a supporter of the event overall. Our PayPal system is quick, secure and easy to use and will allow you to make a donation with a credit or debit card.All donations are tax deductible and will be used to (1) help fund scholarships, (2) assist with sponsoring athletes that don’t have available funding, (3) travel opportunities (transportation, off-set costs of parents, etc.) for our youth and lastly, (4) to purchase equipment for fro our athlete’s development.