Little Steps Sponsors 2019 OLPHun Run 5k Benefiting Families in Need

PrintLittle Steps Pediatric Therapy has announced it will sponsor the 2019 OLPHun Run 5k in Glenview, Illinois on Sunday, October 6. The annual walk/run through the Swainwood neighborhood raises money for Sister Paulanne’s Needy Family Fund, which is operated by the Our Lady of Perpetual Help (OLPH) Catholic Parish and supports families in Glenview and the Chicagoland area.

The 5k will begin at 8 a.m. at Glenview’s Jackman Park. Runners will precede walkers, and those will strollers will start after the runners and walkers. Anyone arriving after 8:10 a.m. might be asked to move to the sidewalks when the roads are reopened to traffic. Runners will be electronically timed, while walkers will not.

Little Steps also sponsored the OLPHun Run 5k in 2017 and 2018. For the second year in a row, the pediatric therapy provider will also be the sole sponsor for kids’ t-shirts for the event.

“We’re thrilled to sponsor the OLPHun Run 5k again this year,” said Jaime Passaglia, founder of Little Steps. “Giving back to the community is extremely important to the Little Steps team, and the profits from this event go toward a very worthy cause.”

Little Steps Pediatric Therapy focuses on delivering comprehensive and compassionate pediatric care to help improve the lives of children of all ages. The company’s team of pediatric professionals provide physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy and behavior therapy.

To learn more about the OLPHun Run 5k and/or register to participate, please visit the OLPHun Run website. Registration costs $25 for runners and $20 for walkers before Saturday, October 5 at 11:59 p.m. After October 5 at 11:59 p.m. and before 7:45 a.m. on Sunday, October 6 (when registration closes), the cost will be $30 for both runners and walkers.

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