9:00 a.m. Kids’ Fun Run | 9:30 a.m. 5K Run and Walk
About Miles for SMILES
The Tenth Annual Miles for SMILES will be held on Sunday, April 22, 2018.
By participating in Miles for SMILES by running and walking you will help create, support, and sustain mentoring relationships right here in the community. SMILES greatest challenge continues to be obtaining sustainable funding necessary to properly support SMILES so that we can continue to provide quality programming throughout schools in our region.
Racers are also encouraged to create fundraising pages by logging onto www.firstgiving.com/SMILES/Mfs2018
By helping fundraise for Miles for SMILES, you will help fulfill the mission of SMILES mentors to educate, inspire and engage leaders of the future.
The Miles for SMILES race is a closed course race that will take place in the Fall River Industrial Park, just outside of 900 Riggenbach Road. Runners and walkers will be experience the scenic views of the industrial park while completing this semi challenging course.
The course route:
Please check back for details.
Top three male and top three female finishers will receive awards.
Kids’ Fun Run
Kids ages 12 and under are invited to run a fun run course. Registration for the fun run is only available the day of the race with a parent/guardian present.
Top finishers in the following age categories will be awarded:
Top finisher in 5 years and under category
Top finisher in 6-9 years old category
Top finisher in 10-12 years old category
On Friday, April 20 from 1pm-4pm bib and t-shirt pickup will be available at People, Incorporated, 4 South Main Street Fall River, MA 02721. Participants are allowed to pick up other participants bibs but may not register another participant for the race.
Sunday, April 22 bib and t-shirt pickup will be at 900 Riggenbach Road from 8:00 am- 9:00 am. Same day registration will be available, however it is suggested that runners preregister.
Parking on the street and in some select lots will be available. Please check back for more information as the race date approaches.
This family-friendly event will be celebrating the accomplishments of participants with an awards ceremony, food, face painting and a photo booth.
New Life Worship Center | 1082 Davol St., Fall River
Clients can receive food once per month.
12:45 PM -1:15 PM
290 Bedford St.
Meal served from
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Crossroads Community Fellowship
125 Mason St.
Meal served 6:00 PM
Doors open 5:00 PM
Citizens for Citizens | 264 Griffin St., FALL RIVER
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Clients can receive food once per month. Proof of residency required.
8:30 AM -12:00 PM
Third Baptist Church
260 Stafford Rd., Fall River
Monday (subject to availability)
9:00 AM -12:00 PM
Meeting Time: Usually the fourth Monday of the month at 10:30 a.m. Contact Wendy to confirm the date and time of the next meeting
Meeting Location: Community Room, HealthFirst Family Care Center, 337 Quarry Street, Fall River
First Baptist Church
228 N. Main St.
(Use Pine St. entrance)
Meal Served 1:00 PM
Sacred Heart Soup Kitchen & Food Pantry
St. Bernadette’s Church
529 Eastern Ave., Fall River
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM