Stony Point Christian Church Youth Ministries Hero Dash, a 5k event, is planned for 9 a.m. April 27 in Shawnee Mission Park, Shawnee, Kan.
The run-walk event is open to athletes at all levels. Awards will be given to the top overall male and female athletes, and three-deep age group awards for males and females. The cost is $20 in advance, and $25 on race day.
Children 9 and younger may participate in a free 100-meter event.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Stony Point Christian Church Youth Ministry, which is sending a team of students to Haiti to help construct an orphanage, community center and medical clinic.
Online registration is available at www.herodash5k.com.