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11th Annual Big Red Shoe

October 7 @ 12:00 am

Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Four States will host the 11th Annual Big Red Shoe, Presented by TAMKO Building Products, on October 7th, 2023 at 3402 S. Jackson Ave in Joplin, Missouri. Runners and non-runners alike are invited to register for an 8K, a Kids 800M, or a 1-Mile Walk for the House. Registration is open now at www.rmhjoplin.org or https://register.chronotrack.com/r/72890.

Unique features of the 11th annual event:

  • To meet requests for a longer race, a new route was designed for an 8K race (the equivalent of five miles).
  • The first 200 people to register will receive a commemorative stone coaster from TAMKO Building Products.
  • Any participant who finishes the 8K or the Kids 800M will receive a collectible engraved pint glass and a logoed medal.
  • Participants who register by September 24th are guaranteed a Big Red Shoe commemorative t-shirt.

The proceeds from this fundraising event will directly support the work done at Ronald McDonald House of the Four States and Ronald McDonald Family Room at Mercy Hospital.

“This event is challenging, fun, and a great way to unite the community around a common goal—providing compassionate care to families of seriously ill children,” said Annette Thurston, Executive Director of Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Four States. “We encourage you to recruit your family, friends, and coworkers to join you and register today at www.rmhjoplin.org.”

Find out how you can become involved with the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Four States by visiting www.rmhjoplin.org or calling 417-624-2273.


October 7
12:00 am


Ronald McDonald House of the Four States
3402 S. Jackson Ave.
Joplin, 64804 United States
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