Enrollment now open for Mission 500’s 10th anniversary Security 5k/2k fundraiser at ISC West 2019

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

MIAMI—This year marks the 10th anniversary of Mission 500’s Security 5k/2k fundraiser at ISC West to help children and families in need across the U.S. Registration to participate in this year’s event, scheduled for April 11 at 7:30 a.m., is now open. Click here to register.

For those who are unable to attend the event but wish to donate or sign up as a virtual runner can do so by clicking here.

“The Mission 500 Security 5k/2k has been successful over the past nine years, raising over $110,000 in 2018 alone, and this year on its 10th anniversary, our target is to hit the $125,000 mark with your help,” Tom Nolan, director of Strategic Partnerships, Mission 500, said in the announcement. “The security industry has continued to rally around this meaningful event, which gives participants the opportunity to raise money for a great cause, achieve personal milestones and have fun with their peers in the process.”

Participants in the Mission 500 Security 5k/2k will be awarded for their performance across various age categories, as well as those companies and individuals who lead the fundraising effort. Those who succeed in raising $500 or more will automatically be enrolled in the Mission 500 Club and awarded a stylish, travel Bluetooth speaker. The Security 5K/2K Reception and Mission 500’s CSR and Humanitarian Awards Ceremony will take place at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 11th on the SSN Media stage, located on the second floor of the Sands Convention Center.

The Security 5K/2K is a joint collaboration organized by United Publications, the publisher of Security Systems News, ISC Events and Mission 500. Confirmed charter sponsors include Alarm.com, Altronix Corporation, Avigilon, Axis Communications, Bosch Security Systems, BRINKS Home Security, CMAC, COPS Monitoring, DITEK Corporation, DMP, Freeman, Galaxy Control Systems, HID Global, Hikvision, Intelligent Security Systems (ISS), LRG Marketing Communications, Milestone Systems, PSA Security Network, Safety Technology International, Inc. and ZKTecko USA.

The race is operated by Las Vegas Running Company, a race management company that stages approximately 25 road races each year across Southern Nevada.

For more information or register to run the Security 5K/Mission 500 Race, visit www.security5kreg.com. For more information on how to become a sponsor of the Security 5K / Mission 500 Race, contact Tom Nolan at [email protected] or call 516-903-7291.

Mission 500 is a nonprofit organization that works closely with the security industry to serve the needs of children and communities in crisis here in the U.S. Mission 500 exists to advocate for children living in severe poverty, inspire and act as a catalyst in the security industry for excellence in corporate social responsibility, and mobilize volunteers and resource to make a tangible difference for children and families living in poverty in the U.S. To date, the industry has generated more than $4 million in cash, product and service donations, 27,000-plus meals, and distributed more than 11,000 book bags filled with school supplies to students attending Title One schools.