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Saturday September 30th 8AM 

"Sock Market" 5k Fun Run & Walk



In support of Junior Achievement of Central Iowa

We offer a fun and scenic route that any fitness level will enjoy. We also offer a kids dash the same morning. Each participant helps us raise funds for Junior Achievement of Central Iowa. A fun way to help support our youth and help them build skills for tomorrow!

Heritage Park
1055 NE Beaverbrooke Blvd,
Grimes, Iowa 50111

Look for the clock tower

Why The Sock Market 5k?

The Sock Market Fun Run/Walk is more than just a race; it's a heartwarming blend of community spirit, fun, and meaningful impact. Our core mission is to bring people together, celebrating individuality and creativity in a joyous atmosphere. This socktastic 5K is designed as a vibrant platform for participants of all ages to express their unique selves, all while having a fantastic time.

But there's more to it than just the fun. At its core, this event supports a noble cause – Junior Achievement of Central Iowa. This remarkable organization plays a crucial role in positively shaping the lives of young people in our community.

The Sock Market Race is a celebration of togetherness, generosity, and of course, sporting the zaniest and most colorful socks around!

So, come join us! Be a part of this delightful journey as we run (or walk) with a purpose, taking strides towards a brighter and more promising future for our youth. It's an opportunity to unite in joy and generosity, and we can't wait to see you there!

About Junior Achievement of Central Iowa

Junior Achievement of Central Iowa is a nonprofit organization empowering young minds with essential skills and knowledge for future success. Through interactive programs, JA Central Iowa inspires students to dream big, fosters entrepreneurship and provides practical tools for financial literacy. Their engaging curriculum, taught by passionate volunteers and educators, equips students with critical skills like financial management, entrepreneurship, work readiness, and problem-solving. With a mission to bridge the gap between education and the real world, JA Central Iowa cultivates a generation of confident, well-prepared individuals ready to thrive in a rapidly changing global economy. By instilling financial responsibility and an entrepreneurial spirit, Junior Achievement of Central Iowa is shaping the leaders and innovators of tomorrow, empowering them to reach their full potential and positively impact their communities.

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