Our Community Has Heart! 5K & Awareness Walk


Saturday, September 25, 2021
8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Spring Lake Park
North Mankato, MN

Join us for the 10th Annual Our Community Has Heart! event. We are so excited to see everyone’s smiling faces in person!! This family fun event will include a 5K fun run, 1.5 mile Awareness Walk, Kids Fun Run, and numerous kid’s activities. In honor of this events 10th year we want to say thank you for your continued support by serving a free meal to all participants after the walk beginning at 11:30 a.m. 

Event Timeline

8:00-9:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m.  5K Fun Run
9:00-11:30 a.m. Kids Activities
9:45 a.m. Kids Fun Run
10:00 a.m. Opening Ceremony
10:30 a.m. Awareness Walk
11:30 a.m. Free celebration meal

Registration Fees

Adult 5K and/or Awareness Walk (ages 17 & above)  $30
Kids 5K or want an event shirt (ages 5-16)  $10
Kids who would NOT like an event shirt (ages 16 and under)  Free
Virtual Option–Same registration fees as above. Shirts will be mailed to you (please know there is a chance they may not make it to you by September 25th)
All registrations after September 9th will not receive an event shirt!

Team Captains–Please remember you must create a new fundraising page for your team each year! To create a page click here>>>


Lasting Imprint will be hosting a get together at 6:00 p.m the night before the event on September 24th at a location yet to be determined. Food will be provided. This is a great opportunity for everyone to spend time getting to know each other before the big day! We have 3 free rooms for Friday night for those families traveling a long distance. Please contact Kristen at kristen.thomas@lastingimprint.org for more information. 

Once again we would like to display posters along the walk route to share our CHD stories. Posters must be received no later than the night of September 24th in order to be displayed during the event.

If you or your child has not yet received a “CHD Warrior” or “my CHD Warrior has wings” shirt please let us know as we will be placing an order so they arrive in time for the event. Lasting Imprint covers the cost of these shirts so there is no expense to your family.

Thank you all for your support of Lasting Imprint! We look forward to seeing you all in person in September!

Check out photos from the 2019 event here.

Thank you to our Official Sponsors:
2021 Media Sponsor
Thank you to our 2021 Diamond & Platinum Sponsors: