Reverbnation’s 2012 Indie Music Channel Awards “Best Rock Artist” and “Best Pop Song” Nominee Kristen Faulconer plans to participate in the 10th Annual Victory of Victims Run/Walk Sunday, April 15th, at Lake Balboa Park (6330 Woodley Avenue Lake Balboa, CA 91406) Los Angeles, CA.
“I am an abuse survivor and my music is about empowering and uplifting people,” said Faulconer. “I wrote many of my songs about the abuse I endured and my struggles with being adopted.
The 5K Walk/Run and 10K River Run event benefits The Center for Assault Treatment Services (CATS) at Northridge Hospital Medical Center is the only 24/7 program for victims of sexual assault and abuse in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys. Faulconer has started a movement and anti-abuse group on Facebook, too. It’s called, “Revolution Against Abuse” (http://on.fb.me/IQcUI9)
“My music is really an expression of the abusive experiences I have had over the years,” said Faulconer. I support any benefit programs that aim to prevent child abuse and neglect before it starts.”Faulconer has been nominated for Reverbnation's 2012 Indie Music Channel Awards for "Best Rock Artist" and "Best Pop Song." The song Nominated is (“Fun” (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sVmjjZNDvDM). The event is set for Sunday, April 29th at the House of Blues,
. HollywoodKristen Faulconer also has a new band. They are: Cy Passley on lead guitar, Mike Talanca on bass, and Blake Padveen on drums. Faulconer is working on a new album release this fall entitled, “Phoenix”, and some of the songs are posted on iTunes. Faulconer has already been nominated for another awards show in November. Sponsors for Faulconer’s charity event include: Joel Mosely/Personal Trainer, The Sound Bakery Production, and David Dance Italy.The winners are selected by a panel of judges and fans can not vote, it is based solely on the quality of the music and the performance of the artist.“We are looking forward to giving back to the community and having a great race day,” said Falconer. For more about Kristen Faulconer, visit: www.KristenFaulconer.net. On https://www.facebook.com/kristen.faulconer and On Twitter.com/kfaulconer.
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REGISTER FOR VICTORY FOR VICTIMS WALK/RUN!
SUNDAY, APRIL 15, 2012
LAKE BALBOA PARK, ENCINO
10TH ANNIVERSARY FINISHER MEDALS FOR ALL PARTICIPANTS
RACE TO SAVE VICTIMS OF ABUSE and RAISE FUNDS for Northridge Hospital’s Center for Assault Treatment Services (CATS), 24/7 immediate response program serving victims of sexual abuse and assault.
Please join us in helping to “Break the Silence and Stop the Abuse” by participating in the walk/run! Make your miles mean something more… get your family, friends and colleagues to sponsor you for a great cause! Receive a great prize for raising $100, $200, $400 or $750.
|Date:||Sunday, April 15, 2012|
|Time:||5K starts at 8:00 am|
10K starts at 8:30 am
Kids Fun Run starts at 10:00 am
|Location:||Lake Balboa Park|
6330 Woodley Avenue
Lake Balboa, CA 91406
405 Freeway to Victory Blvd.
West on Victory Blvd. to Woodley Ave.
Left on Woodley Ave., going south.
WATCH FOR RACE PARKING SIGNS
Walk/jog to the Expo Area on east side of Woodley
Los Angeles Metro Orange Line (Busway) Woodley Station
|Fees:||5K/10K $35 until 4/1/12; $40 after 4/1/12|
Kids Fun Run $10 until 4/1/12; $15 after 4/1/12
|Registration:||1. Register online at www.active.com|
Online Registration closes:
April 11, 2012 11:59 PM Pacific Time
2. Register by mail postmarked by April 6th
Victory for Victims Walk/Run
14529 Gault Street, Van Nuys, CA 91405
Make checks payable to Northridge Hospital Foundation/CATS
3. Register at packet pick-up on Saturday 4/14, noon - 4pm
4. Register on event morning Register on event morning 4/15 beginning at 6:30am ($40 registration fee)
|FORM A RACE DAY TEAM:Team Captains must register online first by selecting the Team Captain category and entering team name.|
Team Members can then register by selecting the Team Member category and selecting the appropriate team name from the drop down box on the form.
Online Fundraising to support CATS
When you register online, a fundraising page will automatically be created for you. You will be able to customize your page (add a picture, set a goal, etc). Team Fund-raising pages will be created when the Team Captain registers. Email the link to your fundraising page to your friends & family and raise pledges online! Money will automatically be sent to the organization, and your donors will receive a confirmation with their tax id information.
|OFFICIAL COOL-DOWN RACE of the HONDA LA MARATHON|
Accurate race results using chip timing services provided byPrime Time timing & finish line management company
and timing chip)
|1. Saturday, 4/14 from 12 noon- 4pm|
Enter the paved parking lot in Woodley Park on the east side of Woodley Ave south of Victory Blvd. There will be signs and a white tent set up in the parking lot with volunteers to assist you with registration and picking up your bib, T-shirt and timing chip.You can also register for the event at this time and pick up your packet.
2. Sunday 4/15 beginning at 6:30am
On race morning, you can pick up your packet starting at 6:30am at the event site.
and Finish Line
Everyone is encouraged to stay and enjoy the exciting Business, Health and Fitness Expo, complimentary food and drinks (Los Toros Mexican Restaurant, Panera Bread, Jamba Juice, Albertsons Market and Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream), the Cool-Down Lounge (Free massage from Naya Fresh Body Spa and Everest College Massage Therapy), and the Kids Fun Zone (karate demonstrations and balloon sculptures.)
The Center for Assault Treatment Services (CATS) at Northridge Hospital Medical Center is the only 24/7 program for victims of sexual assault and abuse in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys. CATS provides medical evidentiary exams, forensic interviews, case management and referrals to victims of all ages. Since 1997, CATS has provided critically needed services to nearly 10,000 victims of sexual abuse and sexual assault to help them begin the process of healing and recovery!