8th Annual New Year’s Day 5k & Virtual Race

Read about our 8th annual New Year’s Day 5k and find out how to register on Free To Run Foundation’s website: http://www.freetorunfoundation.org  

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New Year’s Day Race Recap

Downtown Troy, Ohio was once again the site of our annual New Year’s Day 5k race. Being in the Midwest, you just never know what the weather will bring.  We have had “cold, windy and snow” in the past on New Year’s Day, but this year, our 6th year in Troy, the weather challenge was [...]

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New Year’s Day 5k Race Returns To Troy For Sixth Year

The First United Methodist Church in Troy, Ohio announced this week several changes for the New Year’s Day World Race for Hope 5k.  The race aims to call attention to the slavery that still exists in this country 150 years after the Emancipation Proclamation, and even the trafficking of human beings that takes place in [...]

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Combat Slavery This Halloween

Of all the different forms of human trafficking, one way consumers can truly make a difference is to become socially conscious shoppers. Billions of dollars worth of candy is sold in the United States each year, and Halloween is one of the biggest holidays for sales. The average American may not realize where their candy originated from, [...]

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Toledo Human Trafficking and Prostitution Conference

At the end of September, I was fortunate to be able to attend the 2 day Human Trafficking and Prostitution Conference in Toledo, Ohio. This was the 9th year of the conference, so I was surprised when I first heard about it this summer. I went to the conference with two representatives from the Love [...]

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