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The Wild 5 5K Run/Walk -- held this year on Saturday, May 26 -- is organized by Running Wild in Davenport, Iowa and is a Cornbelt Running Club circuit race. The race begins and ends at UnityPoint Health - Trinity Hospital, located at 4500 Utica Ridge Road in Bettendorf. The out-and-back course travels through Bettendorf neighborhood streets and is a Memorial Day institution in the Quad Cities area. The post-race party is held at the Trinity Healing Garden and features music, local foods, and an awards ceremony. All race proceeds will benefit the programs and services of Bethany for Children & Families.
Bethany for Children & Families is a private mental health, community education, and social service provider that has offered services to children and families in western Illinois and eastern Iowa since 1899. The agency employs a professional team of 70 social workers, licensed counselors, case managers, and educators. With 22 programs and services, Bethany serves more than 9,000 children and families annually. The mission of Bethany for Children & Families is keeping children safe, strengthening families, and building healthy communities.