Financial assistance

YMCA Bar-BQ 5K returns to downtown Owensboro in May

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The Owensboro Family YMCA has announced the return of the Bar-BQ 5K, scheduled for May 14 in downtown Owensboro. This run is in conjunction with Block Party Bar-BQ 2022 and the community is invited to run or walk.

There will be an 8:00 a.m. start for competitive runners and an 8:15 a.m. start for non-competitive runners and families. T-shirts and official medals will be given to all participants.

To register for the race, Click here. Corporate t-shirt sponsorship opportunities are available until April 25th. Contact Operations Manager Kristi Harrison at 270-663-8203 or [email protected] for more information.

German American Bank is once again the title sponsor of the event.

“We invite the community to join us; funds raised will enable the YMCA to provide wellness opportunities for all through our financial assistance program,” said YMCA CEO John Alexander.

German-American Market President Kyle Aud said he was thrilled to partner with the YMCA again for the 5K.

“It’s only natural that we support an event that directly supports their financial aid program, especially with the impact it has in our community,” said Aud. “We are very happy to play a part in this endeavor and look forward to the race.”