Fall Fun Run 5k & 1-mile Walk-a-Thon 2016

Saturday, October 15th: 5k Fall Fun Run/walk & 1-mile Walk-a-Thon Fundraiser.

Proceeds of the events will go towards the Mt. Sterling Community Center which is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We need and greatly appreciate your support!

Our mission is to provide opportunities for the people of Mt. Sterling and the surrounding region to enrich their quality of life.”

Ways to Participate:

Please consider supporting the Mt. Sterling Community center by participating or sponsoring one of our events. We are offering multiple ways to participate and support the community center and it’s programs on Saturday, October 15th, 2016:

  • 5k Run/Walk (9:00am start time)
  • 1-mile Walk-a-Thon (9:30am start time)
  • Virtual Participant / Sponsor (anytime!)

*Registration deadline to receive T-Shirt is Sept. 30th.
T-shirt not guaranteed for day of race or after deadline. – 


Mt. Sterling Community Center
164 E. Main Street,
Mt. Sterling, Ohio 43143

Register Online Here
Download Sponsor Form
(download print forms here or are also available at the community center)


Signup for one of the events above and download the Sponsor Form.  Invite friends and family to sponsor your walk/run with pledges of support!


The center is handicapped accessible and open from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. (The center may close on some Fridays in July and August at 1:00 pm). Come and visit the Mt. Sterling Community Center and see how it can become “A Place for You”!

Questions You Might Ask:

Do I have to collect the money?
No, you do not have to collect the money. Turn in your Pledge Forms at the walk and the money can be collected through the mail. If sponsors want to give you the money, please mark “Paid Cash” or “Paid Check” below their name, and turn in the checks and/or cash with your Pledge Forms.

How can I support the MSCC but not walk/run?
You can sign up as a virtual participant on the registration website!

How much can I raise?
There’s no limit — you’ll be surprised how easy it is! Nine out of ten people will say YES! The more people you ask, the more help we will be able to provide.

What if it rains?
Bring an umbrella and walk, or walk in the Community Center gymnasium or just bring the forms to us on the day of the Walk and walk on your own as soon as possible.

How do I ask someone to sponsor me and who will do it?

Simply ask everyone you know…”Will you sponsor me?” Read these possibilites! At Work: Co-workers, staff, your boss. Family: Parents, siblings, cousins. Friends: Church, clubs, neighbors, students and anyone who knows you. Mail or E-Mail & social media such as Facebook.

How Do I Get Involved?

1. Register:
Complete the registration form in the link above. You may also register on the day of the event. .
2. Fill in the Sponsor Forms:
It’s EASY! You will be amazed how quickly you will fill a sponsor pledge form. Please be sure that your sponsor’s names and addresses are complete and easy to read. Make sure your name is at the top of the sponsor form. Completed sponsor forms can be mailed to the Community Center or brought with you on the day of the event.