7th Street Casino is holding their 5th annual “Stride for Life 5k,” Saturday, April 12,2014, at Pierson Park, in support of Due West Therapeutic Riding Center. Each year 7th Street Casino hosts a 5K run/walk in support of a local charity. This year’s event will be held at Pierson Park, located at 1800 S 55th Street, Kansas City, KS 66106.
Due West Therapeutic Riding Center (DWTRC) provides therapeutic riding services to children and adults with disabilities and other therapeutic needs. The program is designed to serve children and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities; including autism spectrum disorder, Down Syndrome, developmental delay, emotional disorders and vision and hearing impairments. Due West TRC serves individuals in Wyandotte, Leavenworth, Johnson and Douglas counties.
The event starts at 8:00 AM, with participant and sponsor registration beginning at 7:00 AM. Registration is at Shelter 1 next to the parking lot. Additional parking will be provided in the Turner Elementary School parking lot.