'Tis the season to #BeHealthy - Join Us!

Gasparilla season is upon us and this means that one of the largest racing events in our area is happening soon. Here is how you can #BeHope during 2018 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic:

For Runners:

Are you ready to race, walk, jog or push a stroller down our beautiful Bayshore Boulevard? Don't forget to register! The race registration is now open and you can #BeHope while registering for the event - just pick Metropolitan Ministries from the dropdown list of the charities you want to contribute to. Click the button below to register for the run.

For Social Media Fans:

Get your friends and relatives excited about your goal for this race while supporting your favorite charity! Create a Facebook Fundraiser and help us #BeHope and #BeHealthy - the proceeds will benefit our Health and Wellness program.

Click below to create a fundraiser on our Facebook page.

For Volunteers:

Want to be in the very heart of the event but got no speed to keep up with the runners? Join our volunteer Metro Team and help provide the essentials to the thousands of runners expected to participate in the event. 

Here is how you register for that. 

For Metro Supporters:

If you would like to directly support our Health and Wellness Program you can shop at our online store now. 


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