Run for women’s education returns

The 12th Annual Women For Women 5k/10k Trail Mix Challenge and Kids Run community fundraiser returns for another year

The 12th Annual Women For Women 5k/10k Trail Mix Challenge and Kids Run community fundraiser returns for another year.

The event will be held once again at Carihi, this year on Saturday, Sept. 12.

The Women For Women event provides financial assistance to the North Island College Foundation for single mother students to apply for educational bursaries.

Its focus now is also to share the wealth. Applications have been put together to invite any other single mothers, female students, female parents and women to apply to the Women For Women, in hopes of helping them attend an educational institute.

To apply for assistance, write a short paragraph on why the Women For Women fundraiser should assist you as a student to help fulfill your educational dream.

As well, applications for a donation for your organization, through the Women For Women fundraising event, can send an email to

Follow the event on Facebook for more information, click “Like” on Women For Women 5k/10k Trail Mix Challenge or contact for more information.

Open applications will be ongoing for any female student. For more information email

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