PROACT to host Race Toward Recovery Oct. 15

PROACT will host its inaugural Race Toward Recovery, presented by Mosaic Group, at 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at Barboursville Park.

PROACT, which stands for the Provider Response Organization for Addiction Care and Treatment, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit addiction treatment organization that brings together behavioral, social and medical resources to provide comprehensive care to those seeking treatment for substance use disorder (SUD). All event proceeds go to support PROACT in sustaining this model of care for individuals with SUD.

Individual registration is $25 for runners/walkers of all ages on or before Oct. 14; registration is $30 on the day of the race. Participants who register before Oct. 10 will receive a free race T-shirt. Sponsorships are available starting at $250.

Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m.; the race begins at 8 a.m. The course at Barboursville Park offers scenic views and rolling hills. The race will start and finish at Shelter #9, adjacent to the Gold Star Families Memorial Monument.

The event’s title sponsor is Mosaic Group. Additional sponsors are Classic Construction, Edward Tucker Architects, Jobs for West Virginia Graduates, West Virginia Chamber of Commerce, Edwards Jones, Realty Exchange and Somerville & Company, PLLC. Additional support is provided by Cabell Huntington Hospital.

To register, go to https://tristateracer.com/proact. For news and information about PROACT, like us on Facebook or visit www.proactwv.org/.