Friday, September 13, 2013

Still time to register for the Rescue Run 2013!

There is still time to register for this year's Rescue Run if you have not already. You can register today for $30 by filling out a paper registration at We Run in North Liberty. You can also sign up tomorrow morning starting at 7-7:45 am for $35.

If you are already registered, you can pick up your packet today at We Run in North Liberty from 3-6 pm or on race day from 7-7:45 am.

The race will officially start at 8 am!

If you have donations for Rapha House, please bring them when you check in on Saturday morning.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

TODAY - Rescue Run @ the Iowa City Pizza Ranch

Today is the day! Eat at the Iowa City Pizza Ranch (1610 Sycamore St, Iowa City, IA) with your friends and/or family between 5pm-8pm --- 100% of your tips and a portion of your bill will go towards this year's Rescue Run.

Be sure to show the flyer below for the proceeds to go towards the Rescue Run. We look forward to seeing you there tonight! =)

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Online Sign Up//Rescue Run Benefit @ Pizza Ranch

Hey folks!

We are less than a week away from this year's Rescue Run!! We got two newsworthy updates before the big day!!

1) Online registration will officially CLOSE on Tuesday, September 10th at 11:59PM. After that, you will have to sign up on race day and pay an additional $5 fee. Sign up soon!!

2) On Wednesday, September 11th between 5-8pm @ Pizza Ranch in Iowa City, 15% of purchases will go to the Rescue Run while 100% of the tips going directly to the Rescue Run. The Iowa City Pizza Ranch is located at 1610 Sycamore Street, Iowa City, Iowa.
=====All you have to do is show this flyer for the proceeds to go towards Rescue Run :::

See you at Pizza Ranch in Iowa City =)

Thursday, September 5, 2013

9 Days!!!

9 days till this year's Rescue Run in Terry Trueblood Park in Iowa City, Iowa. --- Note that if running is not your thing, walkers are definitely welcome! =)

We will have some sweet prizes for top finishers in all age classes and even door prizes! Some of our sponsors include Dwell Home Furnishings and Interior Design, Running Wild-Iowa City, Complete Nutrition, and Blaze Color Salon!!

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Bake Sale!

Tomorrow, August 29, the Rescue Run coordinating team will be at Old Capitol Mall in Iowa City selling delicious baked goods! All the proceeds will go to help this year's Rescue Run be a success and to help start the newest Rapha House! Just a few of the treats that will be available include, cookies, brownies, homemade pies, and muffins. Stop by between 10-3 to get a treat and sign up for the race! The Burkles, who will be starting the safe house, will also be there to tell you more and answer questions about their work!

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Thanks, Press-Citizen!

A big Rescue Run "thank you!" goes out to the Iowa City Press Citizen! A wonderful article on the Rescue Run was in this morning's newspaper. Check it out here, or buy a copy!

Saturday, August 17, 2013

We are 4 weeks away from this year's Rescue Run!! If you have not registered yet, we are offering a special discount to all those that register by midnight TONIGHT ::: $4 off your registration fee!!

Go to: The Rescue Run 2013 - Iowa City to register right now. Use the code: 4weeks to get our special discount. Spread the word to friends and family. We look forward to seeing you all soon!

Monday, August 12, 2013

Burkle's on the News!!!

Doug and Donna Burkle were featured on KWWL news this week explaining their story and how The Rescue Run funds will be used to bless girls with special needs who have been exploited through trafficking.

Monday, July 29, 2013


For this year's Rescue Run, we are hoping to raise $30,000 for Rapha House's newest safe house. If you, your friend, or your group would like to volunteer for the event, click on the link below to sign up. The more, the merrier!

If you are interested in joining our planning team, we'd love to have you! Send us an e-mail to We look forward to seeing you all on the big day!

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The Rescue Run 2013

Registration is now open for The Rescue Run 2013!

What: 5K run/walk to benefit Rapha House.

When: Saturday, September 14 2013

Where: Terry Trueblood Recreation Area, Iowa City IA

Why: All money will go to benefit the building of a Rapha House safe house for children with special needs who have been sexually abused and trafficked.

TONIGHT at the IC public library there will be a special showing of Baht, a Rapha House documentary. All attendees will be given a special $10 off coupon for the run!