CANCELLED - Run For Their Lives! 5K Run/Walk

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    Humane Society Events
    Event date:
    Saturday, May 16, 2020
    Boyne City

    Due to the coronavirus pandemic, we have cancelled the 2020 RUN FOR THEIR LIVES 5K Run/Walk, Dogs Welcome!
    Entry Fee: $20.00 Ages 12 & under: $10.00 Day of $25.00 
    Date: Saturday May 16, 2020 Time: 8:00 a.m. (held weekend of National Morel Mushroom Festival in Boyne City)

    • Location:  Corner of Lake and Water Streets, Boyne City. Previous location of Boyne Area Chamber of Commerce
    • Course: Start/Finish Downtown on Front St. Course is out and back along Lake Charlevoix
    • Pre-register: Pre-register by mailing registration form  to Charlevoix Area Humane Society or emailing to  Please register before April 19 to receive your requested T shirt size. T- shirts are guaranteed to the first 120 registrants.
    • Day of race: 6:30-7:25 a.m. - registration in back of the old site of Boyne Area Chamber of Commerce
    • Entry Fee: $20.00 $25.00 race day $10.00 ages 12 and under
    • Refreshments: Water, fruit and more. Questions: E-mail:
    • Checks payable to: Charlevoix Area Humane Society
    • Mail to: Charlevoix Area Humane Society Run For Their Lives 614 Beardsley St. Boyne City, MI., 49712
    • Online registration:  E-mail registration form to  Then, pay by credit card by calling the office (231) 582-6774 or through PayPal at the following link:  Be sure to indicate it’s for the race.

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    About Us

    Dedicated to the protection and care of all animals, the Charlevoix Area Humane Society is an independent non-profit 501(c)3 no-kill animal shelter that has been serving pets and their humans in Charlevoix County since 1974. We rely almost exclusively on donations and fundraisers to help the lost, neglected, abused, and abandoned animals of Charlevoix County.

    In 2019 our Save Rate was 95%. Click here to view our 2019 Animal Statistics.

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    MondayFriday: 12:006:00 pm
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    Sunday: Closed

    Or by appointment.

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    Shelter Location

    614 Beardsley Street
    Boyne City, Michigan 49712
    Phone (231) 582-6774
    Fax (231) 582-6776

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